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Free Early Education

The local authority provides free early education for eligible two, three and four year old children. This funding begins at the start of the term following your child’s second birthday, if you are eligible for two year old funding, or after their third birthday for all children for 15 hours per week. Please speak to the Manager for further information or visit here 15 hours funded childcare for 2 year olds – Dorset Council to check eligibility for funded two year olds. Please visit Childcare Choices | 30 Hours Free Childcare, Tax-Free Childcare and More | Help with Costs | GOV.UK for all funding information.