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Childminder Development Grants 2019 open for applications..

Childminders are invited to apply for a Childminder Development Grant to enhance the safety and quality of their Childminding service. The closing date for applications is 14th August 2019. 
The grant may be used for the purchase of small capital items such as equipment & toys, or for minor adaptation costs to improve the quality of your service.  A list of eligible items is included in the application form below.

The maximum grant available to a Childminder, who fully meets the criteria of the scheme, is 90% of total receipted expenditure, subject to a maximum grant of €1,000.
  • Please click here to download the application form or contact Galway Childcare Committee for further information on 091-752039.
Please submit your signed application form by email to  or post to Galway Childcare Committee, 9b Liosban Retail Centre, Tuam Road, Galway.

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