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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A Parents Guide to Childcare Funding Programmes 2019-2020 is now available to download

A Parents Guide to Childcare Funding Programmes 2019-2020 is now available to download

  Our new edition of the Parents Guide to Childcare Funding Programmes is now available to download! A Parents Guide to Childcare Funding Programmes is a resource for parents which provides guidance and information on choosing childcare and the various Childcare Funding Programmes.  To download...
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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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Beginning your Search for Early Learning and Care (including School Age Childcare)

 Are you looking for help to find Early Learning and Care service in the Dublin City Area? (Including School Age Childcare)   Beginning your search Step 1: Consider your early years’ service requirements, the type of the service you choose will depend upon: •      your child’s needs and your family needs...
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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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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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TUSLA Press Release: Removal of Early Years services from register

TUSLA Press Release: Removal of Early Years services from register

  28th November 2019 Tusla Press Release: Removal of Early Years services from register Please click on the link below to view press release:  Read more...
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
A Parents Guide to Childcare Funding Programmes 2019-2020 is now available to download
A Parents Guide to Childcare Funding Programmes 2019-2020 is now available to download
November 28, 2019
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
Beginning your Search for Early Learning and Care (including School Age Childcare)
December 13, 2016
First Aid Responder (FAR) Reimbursement Fund 2019
First Aid Responder (FAR) Reimbursement Fund 2019
August 29, 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
TUSLA Press Release: Removal of Early Years services from register
TUSLA Press Release: Removal of Early Years services from register
November 28, 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 28, 2019

A Parents Guide to Childcare Funding Programmes 2019-2020 is now available to download

Our new edition of the Parents Guide to Childcare Funding Programmes is now available to download! A Parents Guide to Childcare Funding Programmes is a resource for parents which provides guidance and information on choosing childcare and the various…
November 28, 2019

TUSLA Press Release: Removal of Early Years services from register

28th November 2019 Tusla Press Release: Removal of Early Years services from register Please click on the link below to view press release: https://www.tusla.ie/news/removal-of-early-years-services-from-register/ 
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…
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