Tel: +353 404 64007
IPPA, the Early Childhood Organisation Cork Resource Office
Tel: +353 21 4551248
Fax: +353 21 4509848
Cork City Childcare Company Ltd.
Tel: +353 21 4509454
Fax: +353 21 4309464
Department of Social and Family Affairs
Tel: +353 21 4917420
Fax: +353 21 4317339
NCNA: The National Children's Nurseries Association
Tel: +353 01 4601138
Fax: +353 01 4601185
Health Service Executive
Tel: 1850 24 1850
Centre for Early Childhood Development and Education
Early Childhood Education
Information on childhood education, including the role of the Department of Education, government policy, and child care regulations.
Early Start is a programme designed to boost educational achievement among disadvantaged three- and four-year-old children.
Free Pre-School Year in Early Childhood Care and Education (ECCE)
The ECCE is a new scheme designed to give children access to free Pre-School Year of appropriate programme-based activities in the year before they start primary school.Free Pre-School Year Guide for Parents (English Version)(363KB)