Childcare While Training

Childcare Grant (Higher Education) – The Childcare Grant is there to help full-time students with the cost of childcare during term times and holidays. Eligibility criteria apply.

Parents Learning Allowance – If you’re a full-time student with children you could get financial help with your learning costs on top of the standard student finance package.

Care to Learn (under 20yrs old) – If you are a young parent, Care to Learn can help pay for your childcare and travel costs while you’re learning. Phone the Learner Support helpline on 0800 121 8989.

Jobcentre Plus – help available to support short term approved activities which lead towards employment.