Wednesday, 1 April 2015

153,984 awarded to Early Childhood Care and Education Services in County Roscommon

Roscommon County Childcare Committee is delighted at the success of Roscommon Early Childhood Care and Education Services in the announcements under the Childcare Capital Funding Programme 2012.

  Out of a total of 2,343 applications submitted nationally, 5 Early Childhood Care and Education (ECCE) Services in County Roscommon were successful in obtaining funding totaling 153,984.

  Only 290 childcare services nationally have been approved for a share of the 6m fund.

  Nationally, Donegal, Dublin and Cork had the largest numbers of approvals and 75% of the funding approved was for renovation and maintenance works.

  In the Roscommon area, the following capital funding was approved for community services: Roscommon Community Playgroup, Henry Street, Roscommon - 49,372 

Greenfields Childcare and Montessori, Lisnamult, Roscommon - 22,000; Jack and Jill Playgroup, Ballinlough, Co. Roscommon - 35,412; Kilronan Community Playgroup, Ballyfarnon, Boyle, Co. Roscommon - 17,180. Capital funding was approved for the following private service: Tangier Tots, Tangier, Boyle, Co. Roscommon - 30,020.

  Many congratulations to all successful early Childhood Services from the board and staff of Roscommon County Childcare Committee.

Issue dated: 22 June 2012
Roscommon People