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2 years olds

Some families may be eligible for free 15 hours a week childcare, for the equivalent of 38 weeks per year (or 570 hours per year).
Here you will find information on terrific for twos eligibility.


3 and 4 year olds

All 3 and 4 year olds in Wolverhampton are entitled to free childcare for 15 hours a week for the equivalent of 38 weeks per year (or 570 hours per year).  You do not have to attend the childcare setting full-time or even part-time to qualify for this.

30 Hour's Childcare for 3 and 4 year olds

An addtional 15 hours free childcare may be available, on top of the standard 15 hours for 3 and 4 year olds.  
Here you can check to see if your child is eligible for 30 hours free childcare.


Some children may be eligible for additional funding for their childcare provider. Early Years Pupil Premium is used to improve the education they provide for disadvantaged 3 and 4 year olds. To see if your child qualifies, please click on the Early Education Funding link.Childcare Calculator

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