Our Values


Kildare County Childcare Committee Values:

  • The Rights of Children
  • Childcare and Education as a Profession
  • Partnership, Collaboration and Volunteerism
  • Parents right to an Informed Choice
  • The Role of Quality Early Childhood Care and Education in Strengthening Families, Communities and Society.
  • Equality of Opportunity.


KCCC is funded by the Government to deliver early childhood care and education programmes which support children and families. This work is set out in the National Strategic Plan 2011 – 2013 Early Childhood Care and Education Programmes. The objectives of the National Strategy are:

  1. To develop comprehensive childcare supports, infrastructure and services where the holistic wellbeing of children and families are fundamental.
  2. To enhance quality early childhood education and care and school age provision
  3. To consolidate investment in the sector in order to support the continuing development of a stable, integrated and sustainable infrastructure.
  4. Through ongoing professional development, to build on the capacity of the ECCE sector to enhance and develop quality services for children and their families.
  5. To ensure effective and transparent  collaboration, communication and consultation, and optimum use of resources by all stakeholders in early childhood care and education






Latest News

08 December, 2017

Children First Mandatory Reporting from Monday 11th December 2017

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15 November, 2017

Naas Parenting Talk 22nd November

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08 November, 2017

The Cost of Childcare - Have your say

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27 October, 2017

Celbridge Parenting Talk 7th November

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18 October, 2017

Learner Fund Bursary 2017 Application Form

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                      Clane Business Park                      


                      Co. Kildare   

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