Funding & Fees
From September 2017 funding for early education for 3 and 4 year old children has changed
All families with a 3 and 4 year old child will still be eligible for the universal offer of free early education of up to 15 hours a week term time or a total of 570 hours taken throughout the year.
Some children will be eligible for extended childcare from this date, which is up to 30 hours a week term time or a total of 1140 hours taken throughout the year.
For further information about whether you qualify for extended childcare please visit the following link. www.childcarechoices.gov.uk
Please note Lover & Redlynch Pre-school is only able to offer 25.5 hours childcare per week.
Parents have the flexibility to use funding within our setting and with other childcare providers. Funded hours must be taken as a minimum of 2.5 hours. We also take childcare vouchers.
Funding for two year year olds is also currently available for those who meet the relevant criteria. To find out if you qualify please see the following link.
Session fees are currently £4.50 per hour, payable termly in advance. We offer a daily lunch club at £2.25 per session. Children bring their own packed lunch to these sessions.