Research and analysis

Disabled children's access to childcare

Findings from a study evaluating the effect of the disabled children's access to childcare pilot scheme (DCATCH).



The DCATCH pilots identifed and tested ways of improving access to childcare for disabled children and young people.

The pilot aimed to:

  • improve the range and quality of childcare
  • encourage disabled children and their families to play an active role in shaping local childcare services

Updates to this page

Published 24 November 2011

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