Paying for childcare
Some two year olds in Lancashire may qualify for up to 15 hours a week at a local nursery or with a childminder, funded by the government. Check if you are eligible and search for a provider.
From the term after your child's third birthday, they can have up to 15 hours a week at a local nursery or with a childminder funded by the government.
Eligible working families can get an additional 15 hours funded childcare on top of the 15 hours universal funded childcare.
Financial support for you and your family.
Funded places for 3 and 4-year-olds
All 3 and 4-year-old children are entitled to up to 15 hours per week at a local nursery or with a childminder.
Hear from a Lancashire parent and an early years provider.
Funded places for 2-year-olds
Play, learn and grow with a local nursery or childminder.
Hear from our Lancashire providers about the benefits of a 2-year-old place.