The purpose of the Childminding Re-opening Grant is to support childminders who had
to close as a direct result of the government restrictions imposed due to the COVID-19
An individual once-off Childminding grant of €500 per Childminder will be made
available to assist with the additional costs of re-opening.
Time Frame – Payments will commence on 26 June 2020. The application process will
open on 19 June 2020 and close on 28 August 2020. Applicants will be required to complete
their modifications/adaptations or have purchased their equipment between 13 March 2020
and 16 October 2020. Please see below Application form and Guidelines for applying for Grant.
Childminding Reopening Grant Application form
Childminding Reopening Grant Application Guidelines
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