Free early years funding for 2 year olds
Anyone wanting to apply for free early years funding for 2 year olds can apply here. To proceed in full with the application, your child must be 18 months+
Please refer to the eligibility criteria here
If your child meets one of the following criteria, they may be eligible for two year old funding and should contact the team directly rather than completing the application on-line:• they are looked after by the local authority• they have an education, health and care plan (EHC)• they receive Disability Living Allowance (DLA)• they have left care under a special guardianship order, child arrangements order or adoption order
If you meet this criteria, please contact the two year old funding team on 01629 539316 or 01629 535793.
How to apply
If you do not currently have an account, click New User to create an account with your email address. Then after adding your details you will be able to submit your application. If you already have an account with us, please Sign In. When navigating the pages, please don't use your browser's back button as your content may not be saved.
During this application process, you will be required to submit your National Insurance number or NASS Number.
If you are awarded 2 year old funding, this will remain in place until your child becomes eligible for 3 year old funding, even if your circumstances change and you are no longer meeting the eligibility criteria.
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