Free Learning and Childcare

Within the Birkbees Group we welcome children wishing to access the free funding.

2 year Old Funding

We have places in all the nurseries to be able to offer 15 hours of free childcare to eligible families.

Our sessions are Monday –Friday term time only and sessions run from:

8:30am-11:30am and 1:00pm-4:00pm

To find out if you are eligible you will need to complete this online application form- www.kirklees.gov.uk/beta/childcare-and-early-education/free-early-education-and-care-for-2-year-olds.aspx

Once you have received your code you can arrange a visit to complete your child’s enrolment.

3 & 4 Year Old Funding

We know that covering the cost of childcare isn’t always easy, so we’re really pleased to tell you about the government’s funding available for 3 and 4 year olds.

Designed to give working families up to 30 hours funded childcare a week (1,140 hours per year), it could help you save on your costs , all year round.

Help with Meeting the Costs

There are various schemes available to help you meet the costs of childcare. The Daycare Trust has all the information you will need here https://www.familyandchildcaretrust.org/help-your-childcare-costs

Every family is different, so whatever your childcare needs, come and talk to us.

We’ll help you understand how the scheme works and put together a package for your individual needs one that that makes life easier, and more affordable. Arrange a visit with the nursery management team today.