Children from households receiving certain benefits might be eligible for free childcare for 15 hours a week for 38 weeks of the year. Childcare places are only available from approved childcare providers who have been judged by Ofsted to be 'Good' or better. Free places for two year olds are limited, all three and four year olds become eligible for free early learning places from the school term after their third birthday. Eligibility You need to be in receipt of one of the following benefits Income Support Income Based Job Seekers Allowance Income-related Employment & Support Allowance Support under part VI of the Immigration & Asylum Act 1999 Child Tax Credit if you are not entitled to Working Tax Credit and your annual income (as assessed by HM Revenue & Customs) does not exceed set limit Guarantee element of State Pension Credit Adopted from local authority or international care.

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