Skip Navigation, or press ALT and K together and then press enter.Welcome to the DCYA website. This site has been developed for both the visually impaired and non visually impaired. If you would like to use the visually impaired version of this site please go to dcya.gov.ie/viewtxt.asp, or press ALT and I together and then press enter
article

Training and Employment Childcare (TEC) Programmes

 

The objective of the TEC Programmes is to support parents on eligible training courses and eligible categories of parents returning to work, by providing subsidised childcare places.


Childcare Education and Training Support programme (CETS)

The CETS Programme formerly catered for FAS and VEC training course participants and now provides childcare on behalf of the Local Education and Training Boards and Secondary Schools.
 

After-School Child Care programme (ASCC)

The ASCC is administered on behalf of the Department of Social Protection (DSP) and provides afterschool care for primary school children for certain categories of working parents and parents on DSP employment programmes (not including Community Employment).

Community Employment Childcare programme (CEC)
The CEC is administered on behalf of the Department of Social Protection (DSP) and provides childcare for  children of parents who are participating on Community Employment schemes.

 

Guide to DCYA Childcare Programmes 2018/19

Rules for DCYA Funding Programmes 2018/2019

 

Contact Details:


TEC Section,
Early Years Policies and Programmes,
Department of Children and Youth Affairs,
Block 1, Miesian Plaza,
50-58 Baggot Street Lower,  
Dublin 2. D02 XWI4
Tel: 01 6473000
Fax: 01 6473224

Sonraí Teagmhála:


An Rannóg TEC,
Polasaithe agus Cláir na Luathbhlianta,
An Roinn Leanaí agus Gnóthaí Óige,
Bloc 1, Plaza Míesian,
50-58 Sráid Bhagóid Íochtarach,
Baile Átha Cliath 2. D02 XW14
Teil: 01 6473000
Facs: 01 6473224