Childcare funding

Free childcare for two-year-olds

If you have a two-year-old and are on a low household income from work or benefits, your two-year-old child may be able to get a free nursery/childcare place for 15 hours a week, 38 weeks of the year (term-time).

For more information please visit: Help paying for childcare: Free education and childcare for 2-year-olds.

To check if you are eligible visit Ealing’s free two-year old childcare checker or contact the family information service on 020 8825 5588 or

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