Free Childcare

Mepal and Witcham Pre-school, being an OFSTED registered provider, is able to provide places for children eligible for up to 30 hours per week free childcare, funded by the government.  We are open 24 hours per week term time only.

15 hours free childcare is open to all 3 year olds the first full term following their 3rd birthday and to a qualified families 30 hours free childcare is available.

A restricted number of 2 year olds (for example from lower income families or with special needs) can also eligible for free childcare.

Please ask the Manager or Chair person for further details or the County Council’s website.

The application for the funding is submitted at the beginning of each term and applies for the full term.

For further information please view the County Council’s Info for Parents Carers