Thursday 19 September 2019

46 Wexford pre-schools handed capital funding boost


FORTY-SIX pre-school providers in County Wexford have been allocated more than €280,000 in capital funding by the government.

The funding represents a portion of more than €6.5m in capital funding allocated by the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs Katherine Zappone to 1,006 pre-school providers nationwide.

The total allocation represents an increase of more than €2.5m on the amount previously announced for this programme earlier this year. Minister Paul Kehoe said the funding announcement will benefit children and parents in County Wexford and will be key in ensuring that there is sufficient capacity in the sector. County Wexford pre-school providers receiving the funding are:

Carraig Briste Childcare Centre, €9,773.97; The Children's Learning Garden; €10,000

Barleyhill Childcare Centre, €4,634; First Friends Daycare, €4,802.52; Higgys House, €4,980.94; Crossabeg Childcare Centre, €9,953; Little Treasures Creche, ECCE & Afterschool, €10,000; Mulrankin Pre-School & Montessori, €4,994; Hazy Dayz Childcare Centre, €3,571.22; Daddy Daycare, €1,367.00; Tara Villa Childcare, €8,626; A place to Grow Raheen F.R.C, Wexford, €2,585.15; Little Crickets Creche & Montessori, €10,000; Erika's Montessori Playschool, €10,000; Rainbow Childcare, €6,623.97; Paisti Beaga,

€5,603; Teach na nOg, €5,277.75; Boolavogue Play And Learn Preschool, €2,395.99; Cleariestown Community Playschool Limited, €2,165.33; Discoveryland, €4,912.83; Kilmuckridge Kids Creche & Montessori School, €9,943; Ballymurn Montessori, €9,377; Puddle Lane, €2,033.34; Teach Spraoi Community Childcare Centre,

€3,581; Rathnure Playgroup, €9,735.00; Horeswood Community Childcare, €2,394.16; ABC Club Playgroup - Caroreigh, €10,000; Crannog Na Leanai, €2,000; Little Munchkins Childcare, €10,000; Lollitots Community Childcare Ltd, €3,541.75; Little Oaks Academy, €5,000; Templeshannon Community & Childcare Centre, €4,974; FAB Huggie Bears, €3,837.35; Junglebox Childcare Centre, €4,959.17; Scoil Spraoi na Leanai, €4,959.17; Kids Kornor, €9,479.97; Michele's Creche, €4,823; Tir na nOg Childcare Facility, €4,973.97; Hillmount Montessori, €4,948.97; Tiny Tots Pre-School, €5,000; Sugradh Childcare Centre, €4,774.22; Little Giggles Playschool, €9,866.22; Tiger Club Childcare Services, €6,768.97; Wonderland Montessori School, €9,647; Clonard Holy Family Community Playschool; €4,994.06; Eleanors Creche & Montessori, €10,000.

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