SHARING IDEAS: ENGAGING WITH YOUR STAFF

SHARING IDEAS: ENGAGING WITH YOUR STAFF

The outbreak of Covid-19 has managed to temporarily close services and separate us however this virus cannot close our ideas and professional responsibilities to the communities that we serve - our children, their families and our staff.Therefore, we want to hear from you! How are you keeping in...
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Activities and Ideas to Keep Children Occupied at Home

Activities and Ideas to Keep Children Occupied at Home

Dear Parents/Guardians, As we are in uncertain times, we are likely to be spending more time at home while we practice social distancing and trying to keep our children occupied can be quite challenging. They are now out of the routine of creche/preschool/school and trying to keep them happy,...
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COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Announcements and Guidance

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Announcements and Guidance

  In relation to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Covid-19 Wage Subsidy Childcare Scheme (WSCS), we have compiled a list of recent announcements and guidance for early years services. Announcements listed as of published date.   28th May PIP Announcement TWSCS Payments Dear Service Provider, Please be aware...
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DCYA have launched a new CPD Website

DCYA have launched a new CPD Website

    The DCYA has launched a new webpage where you will find free, online CPD resources, developed and made available through the cooperation of a number of agencies. The resources are designed to support service planning and practitioners’ professional development. Further free, online CPD resources...
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Dublin City Childcare Committee Update re: COVID-19 including Contact Details

Dublin City Childcare Committee Update re: COVID-19 including Contact Details

  Following the government announcement of the closure of schools, colleges and childcare facilities and in the interest of public health and safety and that of our staff team, Dublin City Childcare Committee staff will be working remotely. There will be staff members available to answer your calls...
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First Aid Responder (FAR) Reimbursement Fund 2019-2020

First Aid Responder (FAR) Reimbursement Fund 2019-2020

    First Aid Responder (FAR) Reimbursement Fund 2019-2020 19th May 2020 Tusla issued statement on FAR training and the Covid-19 restrictions Dear Colleagues, We have received the following update from Tusla regarding FAR training:   The First Aid Responder (FAR) Education and Training Standard...
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Information links on Covid-19 (Coronavirus) and Important Contact Details

Information links on Covid-19 (Coronavirus) and Important Contact Details

In relation to the Coronavirus/Covid-19 virus, please see guidance from the HPSC website for staff in childcare and educational settings click HERE.  If you have concerns please contact the HPSC or HSE numbers below for advice, contact details listed below. You can find information on COVID-19...
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Parent and Toddler Group Grant Initiative 2020: Deadline Extended

Parent and Toddler Group Grant Initiative 2020: Deadline Extended

Dublin City Childcare Committee in collaboration with the Department of Children and Youth Affairs (DCYA) are seeking applications for the Parent and Toddler Groups Initiative Grant 2020. Applications for funding under this scheme should only be made by Parent and Toddler groups that are organised on a...
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 SHARING IDEAS: ENGAGING WITH YOUR STAFF
SHARING IDEAS: ENGAGING WITH YOUR STAFF
May 05, 2020
Activities and Ideas to Keep Children Occupied at Home
Activities and Ideas to Keep Children Occupied at Home
March 24, 2020
COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Announcements and Guidance
COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Announcements and Guidance
March 16, 2020
DCYA have launched a new CPD Website
DCYA have launched a new CPD Website
April 23, 2020
Dublin City Childcare Committee Update re: COVID-19 including Contact Details
Dublin City Childcare Committee Update re: COVID-19 including Contact Details
March 16, 2020
First Aid Responder (FAR) Reimbursement Fund 2019-2020
First Aid Responder (FAR) Reimbursement Fund 2019-2020
May 19, 2020
Information links on Covid-19 (Coronavirus) and Important Contact Details
Information links on Covid-19 (Coronavirus) and Important Contact Details
March 16, 2020
Parent and Toddler Group Grant Initiative 2020: Deadline Extended
Parent and Toddler Group Grant Initiative 2020: Deadline Extended
March 23, 2020

COVID-19 Update

Following the government announcement of the closure of schools, colleges and childcare facilities and in the interest of public health and safety and that of our staff team, Dublin City Childcare Committee staff will be working remotely. DCCC staff will continue to support childcare providers and parents during this unprecedented time.
You can contact us by emailing info@dccc.ie or you will find both an email address and mobile number for staff members on our contact page.
CONTACT STAFF

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

May 19, 2020

First Aid Responder (FAR) Reimbursement Fund 2019-2020

First Aid Responder (FAR) Reimbursement Fund 2019-2020 19th May 2020 Tusla issued statement on FAR training and the Covid-19 restrictions Dear Colleagues, We have received the following update from Tusla regarding FAR training: The First Aid Responder (FAR)…
May 08, 2020

Temporary Childcare Scheme for Essential Health Workers

 Statement on cancellation of Temporary Childcare Scheme for Essential Health Workers Announcement by Department of Children and Youth Affairs 13th May 2020 The Minister for Children and Youth Affairs, Dr Katherine Zappone today announced, with regret, that…
May 05, 2020

SHARING IDEAS: ENGAGING WITH YOUR STAFF

The outbreak of Covid-19 has managed to temporarily close services and separate us however this virus cannot close our ideas and professional responsibilities to the communities that we serve - our children, their families and our staff.Therefore, we want to…
April 23, 2020

DCYA have launched a new CPD Website

The DCYA has launched a new webpage where you will find free, online CPD resources, developed and made available through the cooperation of a number of agencies. The resources are designed to support service planning and practitioners’ professional…
March 24, 2020

Activities and Ideas to Keep Children Occupied at Home

Dear Parents/Guardians, As we are in uncertain times, we are likely to be spending more time at home while we practice social distancing and trying to keep our children occupied can be quite challenging. They are now out of the routine of…
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