Early Years places for children from the Ukraine
If you have queries about Early Years places for children from the Ukraine, please share the details with your key contact.
For support in finding places, families or providers can ring 01296 38 7000/7111 or email the Early Years Service at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Alternatively, families can complete this online form to ask for help: Apply for some help finding childcare
Important - For children coming from the Ukraine, please add the code UKR to the comments box under the child’s name on the form.
Two year old funded children
If the child is 2 the family are required to get a funding code as per the process for all 2 year old funded children. Families can get their code by applying online 2 year old Early Years Education online application or by ringing the team on 01296 38 7000/7111 and they support in completing the form over the phone.
If the child is 3 or 4 years old they will receive up to 15 hours of free education entitlement. If the parents of 3 and 4 year olds are working, they may qualify for the extended entitlement of up to 30 hours. Providers can give the family a funding form to complete so that they can receive a funded place, however you may need to support the family to complete the form