The Children and Young People’s Act entitlement of eligible three and four year olds is 600 funded hours of early learning and childcare. (This is proposed to increase to 1140 hours by 2020)
There is also an entitlement for two year olds who are looked after or in kinship care or those whose parents are seeking work.
The Council is committed to ensuring high quality provision for children. East Dunbartonshire Council offer parents a number of choices when choosing their child’s ante or pre-school nursery place: -
A review of provision in other areas is currently being undertaken.
Early Years Holiday Provision will be expanded and available to all parents within a local area. It is currently provided within the 50 week centres:
Information and Registration Forms are available online at the EDC Website or the Early Years Team, Southbank House, Kirkintilloch (0141 578 8707).