£50 million in new funding for childcare

January 11, 2017 0 comments

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£50 million in new childcare funding has been announced by Education Secretary Justine Greening. The newly unveiled money will be made available via grants to ‘early years’ care providers such as nurseries and pre-schools, for use upgrading their buildings and facilities in advance of the imminent increase in the amount of free childcare available to…

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£2 million for projects helping abused children

January 5, 2017 0 comments

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The Department for Education has announced £2 million in new funding for projects aimed at children who have suffered abuse of various kinds. Recipients include the Children’s Society, for a project based in Dorset which works with hundreds of young people who have experienced domestic violence and substance abuse by their parents. Chief operating officer…

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