Choosing the right childcare service for your child is an important decision. To guide you in what to look for and what questions to ask please see Barnardos ebook ‘Quality Early Years Care and Education: What to Look for in an Early Years Service’. You will also find information on the National Parents Council website  on how to choose a quality childcare service for your child.

Click on the list below to download the Tusla approved list of Early Years and After School Services in your area.  All lists are sorted A-Z by town. Wexford Early Years & Afterschool Childcare Services List

For a full listing of Early Years & After School Services contracted on the National Childcare Scheme download here NCS Early Years and After School Services

Parent and Toddler Grants

‘Parent and Toddler grants are administered through WxCCC on behalf of the Department of Children Equality Disability Integration and Youth (DCEDIY). These grants are available to start up groups and existing groups each year.’ To find out more; contact the office

Choosing Childcare

Choosing a childcare service for your child/ren can be a very confusing time for parents and it is normal to be unsure of what to expect or what questions to ask. The following links provide guidance and support in relation to many of the questions you may have.

Click here Tips for parentsTusla – Child and Family Agency to discover Túsla’s tips for choosing childcare; which provides information on what to look for in a registered service and what to do if you have concerns about a service:

The National Parents Council also offer similar information on how to secure a place in a childcare service and what to look for in a quality childcare service. You can access this information here Choosing a Pre-school | National Parents Council (

Please see ‘A Parent’s Guide to Childcare in Ireland’ which is available in both Ukrainian and Russian.

WxCCC are available to offer support, provide guidance and signposting to parents. Contact the office 053 9237156

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The information is provided by Wexford County Childcare Committee and while we endeavour to keep the information up to date and correct, we make no representations or warranties of any kind, expressed or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability of any parent & Toddler group listed here . Any reliance you place on such information is therefore strictly at your own risk.