A Parent's Guide to Addressing Concerns in an Early Years' Service - Available to download

A Parent's Guide to Addressing Concerns in an Early Years' Service - Available to download

      DCCC's "A Parent's Guide to Addressing Concerns in an Early Years' Service" is now Available!   Dublin City Childcare Committee’s new publication ‘A Parent's Guide to Addressing Concerns in an Early Years' Service’ is a quick guide on addressing any concerns within an early years service. We hope...
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Attention Parents! The first step in applying for National Childcare Scheme is to have a Public Services Card

Attention Parents! The first step in applying for National Childcare Scheme is to have a Public Services Card

  Attention Parents! The first step in applying for the new National Childcare Scheme is to apply for a Public Services Card, if you do not already have one. You will need this card to register for a verified MyGovID account.  Click on the image below to view the Public Services Card Video:...
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First Aid Responder (FAR) Reimbursement Fund 2019

First Aid Responder (FAR) Reimbursement Fund 2019

  First Aid Responder (FAR) Reimbursement Fund 2019 Attention Registered Providers!Did you know that services can claim back the cost of one person attending FAR training (either full or refresher) on behalf of the service. Registered Early Learning and Care Services and Registered Childminders  Under the...
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Important CCSP Deadline Reminder

Important CCSP Deadline Reminder

  Reminder that CCSP will close on Friday, 15th November. No new child registrations will be allowed on the CCSP scheme after this date. Any changes to existing child registrations can only be made during ‘Saver Management Windows’ TEC programmes will remain open for new registrations until 14th...
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Parents Notice – School-Age Childcare

Parents Notice – School-Age Childcare

            Parents Notice – School-Age Childcare Childcare services for school-age children must now register with Tusla, the Child and Family Agency. School-age childcare services have not, to date, been subject to registration, so this is a significant step forward in ensuring quality school-age childcare. Services...
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The National Childcare Scheme (NCS) Parent Call Centre is now open!

The National Childcare Scheme (NCS) Parent Call Centre is now open!

    The National Childcare Scheme (NCS) Parent Call Centre is now open! Parents can call (01) 906 8530 for information on NCS.Open Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm. Read more...
The National Parents Council Primary Presents Transition from Pre-school to Primary School

The National Parents Council Primary Presents Transition from Pre-school to Primary School

For your Information: The National Parents Council Primary Presents Transition from Pre-school to Primary School The transition from pre-school to primary school can be one of the most important transitions that your child will make, and this process can begin when you and your child start to...
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A Parent's Guide to Addressing Concerns in an Early Years' Service - Available to download
A Parent's Guide to Addressing Concerns in an Early Years' Service - Available to download
November 19, 2018
Attention Parents! The first step in applying for National Childcare Scheme is to have a Public Services Card
Attention Parents! The first step in applying for National Childcare Scheme is to have a Public Services Card
May 16, 2019
First Aid Responder (FAR) Reimbursement Fund 2019
First Aid Responder (FAR) Reimbursement Fund 2019
August 29, 2019
Important CCSP Deadline Reminder
Important CCSP Deadline Reminder
November 14, 2019
Parents Notice – School-Age Childcare
Parents Notice – School-Age Childcare
April 10, 2019
The National Childcare Scheme (NCS) Parent Call Centre is now open!
The National Childcare Scheme (NCS) Parent Call Centre is now open!
June 25, 2019
The National Parents Council Primary Presents Transition from Pre-school to Primary School
The National Parents Council Primary Presents Transition from Pre-school to Primary School
November 13, 2019

Welcome to Dublin City Childcare Committee

Dublin City Childcare Committee (DCCC) is one of 30 City and County Childcare Committees operating nationally.
We are a limited company funded by the Department of Children and Youth Affairs (DCYA).
We are the first point of contact for anyone seeking advice, information or support in relation to early childhood care and education within Dublin City.
Our focus is to develop, support and enhance early childhood services through working proactively with early years providers, parents and related organisations. Our dedicated staff team, based in our Arran Quay offices, are available to answer queries related to the early years sector.
ABOUT DCCC

Due to announcements in Budget 2018, please click here to review information regarding September 2018 eligibility criteria.

For Children Born in 2014 please see attached ECCE Eligibility poster

Latest News

November 14, 2019

Important CCSP Deadline Reminder

Reminder that CCSP will close on Friday, 15th November. No new child registrations will be allowed on the CCSP scheme after this date. Any changes to existing child registrations can only be made during ‘Saver Management Windows’ TEC programmes will remain…
November 13, 2019

The National Parents Council Primary Presents Transition from Pre-school to Primary School

For your Information: The National Parents Council Primary Presents Transition from Pre-school to Primary School The transition from pre-school to primary school can be one of the most important transitions that your child will make, and this process can…
October 18, 2019

Draft Childminding Action Plan: Focus Group Consultation with Childminders (Dublin City)

Draft Childminding Action Plan: Focus Group Consultation with Childminders (Dublin City) Date: Thursday, 7th of November, 2019 Time: 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Venue: Hilton Garden Inn, Custom House Quay RSVP: audra@dccc.ie About this event: Focus Group…
August 29, 2019

First Aid Responder (FAR) Reimbursement Fund 2019

First Aid Responder (FAR) Reimbursement Fund 2019 Attention Registered Providers!Did you know that services can claim back the cost of one person attending FAR training (either full or refresher) on behalf of the service. Registered Early Learning and Care…
August 09, 2019

Learner Fund Graduate Bursary Application form Autumn 2019

Learner Fund Graduate Bursary Application form Autumn 2019 The Department of Children & Youth Affairs (DCYA) will re-open the Learner Fund Bursary to Early Learning and Care practitioners who are new graduates of a recognised Early Childhood Education and…
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