Parents need help with Childcare Costs??

July 6, 2010

Parents are you aware if you use a registered childcare provider you may be entitled to claim 80% of your childcare costs back!!

Examples of registered provision

•Registered childminder

•Registered Day Nursery

•Registered Summer Scheme

•Registered After School

We at the South Armagh Childcare Consortium recognise that parents need low cost high quality childcare. We are pleased to announce that both our Summer Scheme and After School Club are registered through the Southern Health and Social Care Trust, therefore parents who are entitled to tax credits or use employer for childcare vouchers can avail of financial support. We are committed to working in partnership with parents to support their particular childcare needs.

How can I find out more?

To find out if you are eligible for childcare assistance through tax credits phone the helpline on 0845 300 3909 or online – click on the tax credits tab go to payments & entitlements and click on tax credits entitlement

To find out more about the Employer for Childcare scheme phone 028 92678200

If you would like further information on South Armagh Childcare Consortium and their services  please phone Fiona 028 30861754 or email  between 9.30 – 4.30 ( please note the office will be closed for annual leave from the 7th July – 19th July