Additional Funding for Early Years Providers

There are 2 main sources of extra funding for pre-school settings. If eligible then they can claim both.

Disability Access Fund

If your child is aged 3-4 and receives DLA then pre-school settings (nurseries and childminders) can apply for funding to support their needs. 

SEN Inclusion Fund - this is available for eligible children from age 2

If your childs pre school setting (nurseries, childminders and school nurseries) think they need to access some additional support for your child they maybe able to access the SEN Inclusion fund. they can contact their Early Years SEN advisory support teacher for advice.