Free childcare places for two, three and four year olds

Early learning for two year olds

Find out if your 2 year old is eligible to receive 15 hours of free childcare/early learning per week, 38 weeks per year.

Nursery places for three and four year olds

Three and four year old children are entitled receive 15 hours of free early education per week, 38 weeks per year.   

30 hours free childcare - 3 and 4 year old extended entitlement

Details on the new legislation for 30 hours free childcare from September 2017.

Early Years Pupil Premium

Children aged 3 and 4 years old who receive Nursery Education in Sandwell and who meet certain eligibility criteria, will be entitled to the Early Years Pupil Premium (EYPP).

The Early Years Pupil Premium is extra funding paid to nurseries, schools, childminders and other registered childcare providers to support children’s development, learning and care.