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Help with the cost of paying for approved childcare - Tax-Free Childcare, 15 and 30 hours childcare, childcare vouchers, tax credits, Learner Support.
You can get help paying for childcare if it’s provided by a: registered…
All 3 to 4-year-olds in England can get 570 free hours per year. It’s…
Your 2-year-old can get free childcare if you live in England and get one…
You may be able to claim: Child Tax Credit - you do not need to be working…
You may be able to claim back up to 85% of your childcare costs if you’re…
The following schemes are closed to new applicants: childcare vouchers…
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Who is eligible for 30 hours free childcare and how you can get it.
What all schools will need to do during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
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How to apply for 30 hours free childcare.
What childcare services early years settings, childminders and local authorities need to provide during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.
What school leaders, teachers and school staff need to do during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.
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Information for parents and carers about attending schools, nurseries and colleges in 2021.
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The age you can leave school in England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland
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