Our Mission


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

15 April, 2019

Childcare is available for families who are homeless in Kildare

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11 April, 2019

AIM application process for September 2019 pre-school year

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10 April, 2019

Parents: School Aged Childcare

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20 March, 2019

Registering School Aged Childcare with Tusla

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11 March, 2019

National Childcare Scheme - Provider Booklet

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                    Kildare County Childcare Committee, 

                      Unit 21 Thompson Enterprise Centre, 

                      Clane Business Park                      


                      Co. Kildare

                      W91 E6NY

                      E-Mail info@kildarechildcare.ie      RCN No. 20054175

                      Tel. 045- 861307                             CRO 355991

                      Web www.kccc.ie                            CHY No. 15585