Information for families in Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole

Childcare funding information

There are various forms of funding available to support you and your child during their early education and through their school years.  Please click on the relevant boxes below to find out more.  You can also visit the Childcare Choices website for further information. 

Two year olds: early education funding
Three and four year olds: early education funding
Three and four year olds: 30 hours funding for working parents
Three and four year olds: Early years pupil premium
Ukrainian families
SEND: Disability Access Fund (DAF)
Tax-Free Childcare
Holiday activities and food programme
Assessed benefits: Universal Credit
Parents in education: Support while you study