Free education and childcare for 2-year-olds
Your 2-year-old can get free early education and childcare if they attend a preschool in England and get one of the following benefits:
A child can also get free early education and childcare if any of the following apply:
If you’re eligible the free early education and childcare:
Contact your childcare provider or local council to find out more.
We offer early entitlement for our 3 and 4 year olds, Preschool will arrange this funding through Cheshire west and Chester council. Your child will be eligible the term after their 3rd birthday.
Birthday's between the below dates and when funding due to start:
* 1st September to 31st December, funding starts January.
* 1st January to 31st March, funding starts April
* 1st April to 31st August, funding starts September.
Each term has a half term break in the middle for 1 week.
The term dates we adhere to are Flintshire dates.
Autumn Term 2018
- 3 September 2018 – 26 October 2018
- 5 November 2018 – 21 December 2018
Spring Term 2019
- 7 January 2019 – 22 February 2019
- 4 March 2019 – 12 April 2019
Summer Term 2019
- 29 April 2019 – 24 May 2019
May Day : 6 May, 2019
- 3 June 2019 – 22 July 2019