Help With Fees
If you choose to send your child to Choo Choo's then there might be a number of different funding options that could help you pay your fees.
If you would like to discuss this further then please do not hesitate to contact us to discuss your options.
Universal Credit could pay up to 85% of your childcare costs. Universal Credits will pay up to £646.35 for one child and £1108.04 for two or more children.
Follow this link to find out more information: https://www.gov.uk/guidance/universal-credit-childcare-costs#how-much-you-can-get
Choo Choo's are able to accept all major childcare vouchers including; Sedexo, Care4, Kiddivouchers, Edenred, Busybees, Co-op, Early Years, Family Matters, Kids unlimited, Faircare, All save, Fideliti. If you have any other vouchers please contact us to ensure we are able to accept them.
Support for young parents & students
If you are a parent under 20 and hoping to continue or go back to education, then Care to Learn may be able to help with childcare costs. You could be eligible to claim £160 a week to cover the cost of your child care.
Free Nursery entitlement for 2, 3 & 4 years
We are open all year round however we do close on bank holidays and for a week at Christmas. We do provide term time and all year places at Choo Choo's.
Every 3 & 4 Year old child is entitled to 15 free hours per week (term time only) from the term after their third birthday. We are able to accept term time places on a first come first serve basis. Our primary agreement is to offer 11 free hours a week over 51 weeks of the year.
The entitlement is applied for on a termly basis through the nursery in partnership with the parents, making the process quick and easy.
If you have applied and are eligible to 2 year funding then please contact Choo Choo's to discuss funding.