Winter Newsletter now available to Download!

Winter Newsletter now available to Download!

Winter Newsletter now Available! Our Autumn Newsletter is now available to download below: Winter Newsletter 2017 If you require printed copies of the newsletter email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it....
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Children First Resources: New Legal Obligations 11th December 17

Children First Resources: New Legal Obligations 11th December 17

From December 11, 2017 Early Years Services including staff, service owners, board of management and volunteers will have new legal obligations under Children First. Please see resources below which contain information on the new requirements: 1)            Children First National Guidance for the Protection...
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Capital 2018 Announcement

Capital 2018 Announcement

Monday 4th December, 2017 The Minister for Children and Youth Affairs is delighted to announce that there will be an Early Years and a School Age Childcare Capital Programme in 2018. The purpose of this announcement is to alert childcare services about the upcoming programme and give time to...
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A new album has been added to our Photo Gallery

A new album has been added to our Photo Gallery

DCCC have added a new album Best Practice Seminar "Where the Imaginative Things Are" to our photo gallery on our homepage.    To view the album see the Photo Gallery on our homepage or click HERE
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DCYA Programme Rules Version 1.1

DCYA Programme Rules Version 1.1

Version 1.1 of the Department of Children and Youth Affairs Childcare Programme Rules has been published. Please find below documents: Version 1.1 of the DCYA Childcare Programme Rules, Letter to Services regarding record keeping and a Notice regarding Version 1.1 Document. The new DCYA Rules...
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CCI - I am a Parent - Affordable Childcare Guide

CCI - I am a Parent - Affordable Childcare Guide

    CCI - I am a Parent - Affordable Childcare Guide Dear Parents/Guardians, Please see below info-graphic CCI - I am a Parent - Affordable Childcare Guide which helps parents see which childcare funding scheme they may be eligible for. It is an interactive guide, just click on the flower heads on the...
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Parents Guide to the National Childcare Funding Programmes 2017-2018 is now available in both English and Irish versions

Parents Guide to the National Childcare Funding Programmes 2017-2018 is now available in both English and Irish versions

A Parents Guide to the Childcare Funding Programmes 2017-2018 is now available in both English and Irish   Parents Guide to the Childcare Funding Programmes 2017-2018 is now available in both English and Irish versions! Dublin City Childcare Committee are delighted to announce that our publication: A...
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Short Video on the More Affordable Childcare schemes

Short Video on the More Affordable Childcare schemes

    ATTENTION Parents/Guardians: Are you looking for information on the More Affordable Childcare Scheme for September 2017? Dublin City Childcare Committee are pleased to provide a short video on the More Affordable Childcare schemes. With special thanks to Longford Childcare Committee for producing...
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Changes To The Affordable Childcare Website

Changes To The Affordable Childcare Website

    Changes To The Affordable Childcare Website Please note: some changes have been made to the Affordable Childcare Website www.affordablechildcare.ie to make it more user friendly for parents. The homepage no longer has a provider button, there is now a Frequently Asked Questions for Parents button...
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More affordable Childcare Resources for Early Years Service Providers

More affordable Childcare Resources for Early Years Service Providers

    More affordable Childcare Resources for Early Years Service Providers  Please click on links below to view a number of resources related to the More Affordable Childcare Scheme including guidebook, leaflets and poster in English and Irish: More Affordable Childcare Starts with You Guidebook for...
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Diversity, Equality and Inclusion Charter and Guideline Training

Diversity, Equality and Inclusion Charter and Guideline Training

    Diversity, Equality and Inclusion Charter and Guideline Training Dublin City Childcare Committee will continue to run Diversity, Equality and Inclusion training throughout August and Winter 2017 and into 2018Please see our Eventbrite profile for full details or to book onto our new dates: https://www.eventbrite.ie/o/dublin-city-childcare-committee-10895546656...
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BUDGET 2017 - Q & A on the Affordable Childcare Scheme

BUDGET 2017 - Q & A on the Affordable Childcare Scheme

BUDGET 2017 - Q & A on the Affordable Childcare Scheme Budget 2017 in relation to the Affordable Childcare Scheme, please see the link attached to view the new Questions & Answers document released by DCYA. Click here to view the Q&A on the Affordable Childcare Scheme: Question and Answer Document...
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Winter Newsletter now available to Download!
Winter Newsletter now available to Download!
Children First Resources: New Legal Obligations 11th December 17
Children First Resources: New Legal Obligations 11th December 17
Capital 2018 Announcement
Capital 2018 Announcement
A new album has been added to our Photo Gallery
A new album has been added to our Photo Gallery
DCYA Programme Rules Version 1.1
DCYA Programme Rules Version 1.1
CCI - I am a Parent - Affordable Childcare Guide
CCI - I am a Parent - Affordable Childcare Guide
Parents Guide to the National Childcare Funding Programmes 2017-2018 is now available in both English and Irish versions
Parents Guide to the National Childcare Funding Programmes 2017-2018 is now available in both English and Irish versions
Short Video on the More Affordable Childcare schemes
Short Video on the More Affordable Childcare schemes
Changes To The Affordable Childcare Website
Changes To The Affordable Childcare Website
More affordable Childcare Resources for Early Years Service Providers
More affordable Childcare Resources for Early Years Service Providers
Diversity, Equality and Inclusion Charter and Guideline Training
Diversity, Equality and Inclusion Charter and Guideline Training
BUDGET 2017 - Q & A on the Affordable Childcare Scheme
BUDGET 2017 - Q & A on the Affordable Childcare Scheme

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.

Latest News

December 13, 2017

Winter Newsletter now available to Download!

Winter Newsletter now Available! Our Autumn Newsletter is now available to download below: Winter Newsletter 2017 If you require printed copies of the newsletter email info@dccc.ie 
December 08, 2017

Children First Resources: New Legal Obligations 11th December 17

From December 11, 2017 Early Years Services including staff, service owners, board of management and volunteers will have new legal obligations under Children First. Please see resources below which contain information on the new requirements: 1) Children…
December 05, 2017

Capital 2018 Announcement

Monday 4th December, 2017 The Minister for Children and Youth Affairs is delighted to announce that there will be an Early Years and a School Age Childcare Capital Programme in 2018. The purpose of this announcement is to alert childcare services about the…
November 24, 2017

Children First Updates - 24th November 17

Children First Updates 24th November 17 Mandated Reporting starts on December 11th 2017. Tusla and National Children First Early Years Committee are working to update the materials and resources with the new requirements. 5 Steps to Prepare for Mandatory…
November 20, 2017

A new album has been added to our Photo Gallery

DCCC have added a new album Best Practice Seminar "Where the Imaginative Things Are" to our photo gallery on our homepage. To view the album see the Photo Gallery on our homepage or click HERE

About Dublin City Childcare Committee

Dublin City Childcare Committee CLG (DCCC) was established in 2002 and is one of 30 City and County Childcare Committees operating nationally.
Funded directly by the Department of Children and Youth Affairs (DCYA) to develop, support and enhance early childhood services within the remit of Dublin City.
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.
We work to support the following groups:

  • New and existing Early Years Providers including Childminders and Afterschools
  • Parents
  • Parent and Toddler Groups
  • Students
  • Related Organisations in the early years sector

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