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Public Talk on Anxiety and Panic

24th October, 2017

Anxiety and Panic – Public talk by Dr Harry Barry. See below for further details.                                                     .

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Extension to CCS registration window

24th October, 2017

As a result of the decision to close childcare services on Monday and Tuesday of this week due to Hurricane Ophelia, it has been agreed with DCYA to extend the CCS registration period to COB Wednesday 25th October. The registration form will be available on PIP until this date. After this date, CCS registrations must be submitted using […]

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Important Information for Early Years Services re the Children First Act, 2015

11th October, 2017

“Minister Katherine Zappone T.D., Minister for Children and Youth Affairs, announced that the remaining provisions of the Children First Act, 2015 will commence on 11th December, 2017. The Act includes provision to: Introduce mandatory reporting of child abuse Place a legal obligation on organisations providing services to children to prepare and publish a Child Safeguarding Statement. […]

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Attention Graduates – Learner Fund Bursary 2017

9th October, 2017

Learner Fund Bursary The Department of Children & Youth Affairs (DCYA) will re-open the Learner Fund Bursary (announced early 2017) to Early Years practitioners who have completed a major award in Early Childhood Care and Education at Level 7, Level 8, or Level 9 qualification on the National Framework of Qualifications since the inception of […]

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Promoting well-being in our young Children

27th September, 2017

Sligo County Childcare Committee will host an information session for parents of young children to highlight the importance of well-being and resilience among young children.  This session will take place on Wednesday 11th October @ 7.00 p.m. in the Riverside Hotel. It will be delivered by Mary Hough, Director of Sligo Education Centre and will […]

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Job Vacancy

20th September, 2017

Busy Bees Daycare in Rathmadder, Gurteen, Co. Sligo are now hiring. For more information please see link below Busy Bees Childcare positions 2017

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