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|