State aid for 15 childcare providers in Northern Sound region

15 childcare providers across the Northern Sound region have been allocated over €70,000 towards improving their services.

It follows two other Government funding allocations – which aims to improve existing childcare services, and increase the number of childcare places.  In the latest funding allocations, nine facilities in County Monaghan and six in County Cavan will get up to €5,000 each for play equipment.

In Cavan, two childcare providers – Happy Days Childcare Services in Belturbet and Abacus Childcare in Bawnboy – have both been granted the maximum €5,000.  Meanwhile in Monaghan, all nine facilities were allocated over €4,000 each.

FULL LIST OF CHILDCARE PROVIDERS RECEIVING FUNDING UNDER GOVERNMENT GRANT FOR SCHOOL AGED CHILDREN:

Ballyjamesduff Community Creche BJD Community Creche, Virginia Road, Ballyjamesduff, Co. Cavan Strand C €4,949.00 Cavan
Drumlane Community Childcare Facility Ltd Drumlane, Milltown, Belturbet, Co. Cavan Strand C €3,143.00 Cavan
Bailie Tots Playschool Galbolie, Bailieborough, Co. Cavan Strand C €4,995.00 Cavan
Abacus Childcare Corrasmongan, Bawnboy, Co. Cavan Strand C €5,000.00 Cavan
Clever Clogs Childcare Services Unit 6, Annagh Business Park, Ballyconnell Strand C €4,803.74 Cavan
Edenbeag Childcare Centre Rarutragh, Emyvale, Co. Monaghan Strand C €4,966.00 Monaghan
Castleblayney Community Childcare Iontas, Conabury, Castleblayney, Co. Monaghan Strand C €4,930.00 Monaghan
Newbliss Childcare Services Guardhill, Newbliss, Co.Monaghan Strand C €4,881.00 Monaghan
Teach na bPaisti Oriel Way, Monaghan Town, Monaghan, Co. Monaghan Strand C €4,191.42 Monaghan
Riverbank Community Childcare Ltd. The Enterprise Centre, Emyvale Co. Monaghan Strand C €4,793.00 Monaghan
Tru Beginnings Community Childcare Centre. Knockconan, Emyvale Co. Monaghan Strand C €4,682.00 Monaghan
Tots to Teens Carrowhatta, Scotstown, Co. Monaghan Strand C €4,887.00 Monaghan
Inis Óg Childcare The Glebe, Inniskeen, Co. Monaghan Strand C €4,985.99 Monaghan
Aghabog Early Years Carn resource Centre, Latnamard, Smithboro, Co.Monaghan Strand C €4,950.00 Monaghan