The Clare County Childcare Committee is committed to providing helpful, comprehensive and current best practice information on all forms of childcare within Clare.  The staff aim to provide a comprehensive service that specialises in resourcing and providing information on all aspects of childcare.

The Guiding Principles: Underpinning the County Childcare Plan are the following principles:

  • The needs and rights of children.
  • Equal opportunities and equality of access and participation.
  • Diversity
  • Partnership
  • Quality

Latest News

Information on the Community Childcare Subvention
Please click below for more information on the Community Childcare -
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Briefing on New Childcare Regulations 2016
Please click on the link below to view the presentation given by Tusla nationwide on the new ChildCare Regulations -
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Access and Inclusion Model for ECCE
The Better Start Access and Inclusion Model (AIM) is a model of supports designed to ensure that children with disabilities can access the Early -
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Child Protection and Welfare Update September 2016
We would like to thank all the Childcare Services (including Afterschool Services) in Clare for their strong commitment to Child Protection and -
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Childminding Ireland - Aistear Síolta Guide
Childminding Ireland have developed an Aistear Síolta Guide for Childminders. Please click on the following link to view the document on their -
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Free Pre-school (ECCE) Scheme Calculator
Please click on the link below (Click Media) for eligibility dates for the Free Pre-school (ECCE) scheme in line with the changes announced in the -
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