Nurseries

Eligible children are entitled to receive up to 15 hours of free, high quality early learning and childcare per week which is 570 hours per year.

Children can take up places the term after their second birthday. Who is eligible for a two year old place? Families that are free school meal eligible, with an annual household income below £16,190 and who are in receipt of one or more of the following benefits:

- Income support

- Income support income-based Jobseeker's Allowance (JSA)

- Income-related Employment and Support Allowance (ESA)

- Support through part 6 of the Immigration and Asylum Act

- The guaranteed element of State Pension Credit

- Child Tax Credit, and/or Working Tax Credit and have an annual household income below £16,190

- The Working Tax Credit 4-week runs on (the payment you get when you stop qualifying for Working Tax Credit) - Universal Credit

- Your child has a current statement of special educational needs (SEN) or an education, health and care plan

- Your child has Disability Living Allowance

- A child has left care through special guardianship or an adoption or residence order