The Clare County Childcare Committee is committed to providing helpful, comprehensive and current best practice information on all forms of childcare within Clare.  The staff aim to provide a comprehensive service that specialises in resourcing and providing information on all aspects of childcare.
The Guiding Principles: Underpinning the County Childcare Plan are the following principles:

  • The needs and rights of children.

  • Equal opportunities and equality of access and participation.

  • Diversity

  • Partnership

  • Quality

Please click below to view the national County Childcare Committee website:


Apologies for Website Display and Function Errors

We are currently experiencing problems with our website system at present and shall be using a whole new system in the near future.  Apologies for the current display used and font size on some pages - this shall be rectified shortly. We are also having difficulty uploading external documents.  

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Latest News

Parent & Toddler Grant 2019
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Tusla Registration Process
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Childminding - Draft Action Plan
Please click on the link below for information on and to view the Draft Childminding Action Plan launched by Minister Zappone on the 29th -
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National Childcare Scheme
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Upcoming Training and Workshops 2019
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Free Pre-school (ECCE) Scheme Calculator
Please click on the link below (Click Media) for eligibility dates for the Free Pre-school (ECCE) scheme in line with the changes announced in the -
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