Childcare Funding

Childcare funding depends on your age, whether you are under 20 or 20 and over.

Under 20

If you are under 20 you apply to the national Care to Learn scheme, and you can get up to £160 per week towards childcare costs, including deposit and registration fees.

For further details of the scheme and to apply online click here or phone the Care to Learn helpline on 0800 121 8989

For help in finding a childcare provider you can visit the Coventry Family Information Service

If you live outside Coventry visit your own local authorities Family Information Service.

20 and Over

For childcare funding if you are aged 20 and over you will need to apply to the college Learner Support Fund.

Click here to go the Learner Support Fund page for further information.