Funding for early learning places

Funded early education sessions are available for children under five in Southampton. They are available from the term after your child turns three, although some funding is available for places for two year olds who meet the eligibility criteria.

When can my child get funding? SHOW

What are the eligibility criteria for two year old funding? SHOW

Will the two year old funding stop when my child turns three? SHOW

Where can my child take up their early education place? SHOW

How many hours of early education can my child have? SHOW

Does my child have to take up their funded hours of education? SHOW

Will I have to pay anything towards my child's place? SHOW

Where can I get information to help me choose? SHOW

Golden Ticket Postcard SHOW

30 Hours Funded Early Education/Childcare SHOW