Financial support for childcare

Childcare calculator, Childcare Grant, Care to Learn, tax credits, help with costs.

  1. Care to Learn

    Care to Learn helps pay for childcare while you're studying - how to apply, money you get, courses that qualify, eligibility

  2. Check what help you could get with childcare costs

    Check what help you might be able to get with childcare schemes like tax credits, Tax-Free Childcare, childcare vouchers and free childcare or education for 2 to 4-year-olds

  3. Childcare Grant

    Childcare Grants for full-time students in higher education - grants, CCG1, CCG2 forms, how to apply, eligibility

  4. Childcare vouchers: better off calculator

    Use this calculator to work out if you're better off getting childcare vouchers from your employer or claiming tax credits

  5. Help paying for childcare

    Help with the cost of paying for approved childcare - Tax-Free Childcare, 15 and 30 hours childcare, childcare vouchers, tax credits, Sure Start, Discretionary Learner Support

  6. Tax credits calculator

    Calculate how much tax credit (including working tax credits and child tax credits) you could get in total, from today's date to the end of the 2017 to 2018 tax year

  7. Tax credits: working out your childcare costs

    Work out your eligible weekly childcare costs, when to report a change in costs

  8. Young person’s guide to the Children and Families Act 2014

    Summary of the main changes and provisions of the act and how they may affect children and families.