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LINC Information Session

11th February, 2019

In advance of the opening of applications for the LINC course this March, a tutor from the Leadership for INClusion in the Early Years programme will be hosting an information session in association with Sligo County Childcare Committee. This information session will take place in The Development Centre, Cleveragh, Sligo on the 5th March at […]

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Early Learning and Care and School Age Capital programmes

4th February, 2019

Guidelines setting out the application process for over €6.1m in childcare capital grants have been published (31st January 2019). Announcing the publication, the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs, Dr. Katherine Zappone T.D. encouraged providers to study the document and prepare the groundwork for their applications. The 2019 Early Learning and Care and School Age […]

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Diversity, Equality & Inclusion Training

4th February, 2019

Sligo County Childcare Committee will provide a further training course on the implementation of the Diversity, Equality and Inclusion Charter and Guidelines for the Early Childhood Care and Education Sector for County Sligo.  This training programme is funded under the AIM Model and is therefore free of charge to all staff working under the ECCE Programme […]

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Childminders Information Session

28th January, 2019

Upcoming Childminder Information Session with Sligo County Childcare Committee; please see attached leaflet for further information                                 .

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Access & Inclusion Model (AIM) for children with disabilities

14th January, 2019

The Access and Inclusion Model (AIM) is a model of supports designed to promote inclusion and to ensure that children with disabilities can meaningfully participate in the Early Childhood Care and Education (ECCE) free pre-school programme in mainstream pre-school settings.  AIM is a child-centred model, offering a range of universal and targeted supports. It offers […]

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Diversity, Equality & Inclusion Training

14th January, 2019

Sligo County Childcare Committee will provide a further training course on the implementation of the Diversity, Equality and Inclusion Charter and Guidelines for the Early Childhood Care and Education Sector for County Sligo.  This training programme is funded under the AIM Model and is therefore free of charge to all staff working under the ECCE […]

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