2 Year Olds - 15hrs
If eligible, you're entitled to 15 funded hours per week within each school terms.
Unless you opt to use the stretched system, detail from your centre.
You will be eligible if you are getting a form of support, including:
Income Support .
Income-based Jobseeker’s Allowance (JSA)
Income based Employment and Support Allowance (ESA).
From 1st April 2018. All claimants of Universal Credit Max income of £15,400.
Tax credits (Child or Working) and have an annual household income under £16,190 before tax .
Guaranteed Element of Pension Credit .
If they’re looked after by a local council .
They have a current statement of special education needs (SEN) or an education, health and care (EHC) plan.
they get Disability Living Allowance .
They’ve left care under a special guardianship order, child arrangements order or adoption order.
Support under part VI under immigration Act 1999.
Child get DLA.
Other forms of support may apply.
The Child must be 2 years old before the start of the school term.
If 2 years old after the start of the current term then it starts at the beginning of the next term.
Funded hours (max 38 weeks) apply during school time and a exclude school holidays.
Unless using stretched system.
Apply via Little Saplings, or with Family Information Services
and Childcarechoices.gov.uk website.
Little Saplings does have the facility to check if you are eligible
making an assisted application.
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