National Childcare Scheme

It has been confirmed that the new National Childcare Scheme will be open for online applications from November 20th 2019. Originally announced as part of Budget 2017 – a new “Affordable Childcare Scheme” was proposed to help families with payments for creche and nursery fees and other types of childcare such as after school care. […]
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Pension and Welfare Increases Budget 2017

Almost all the state pensions and welfare benefits are to be increased in 2017 – as announced in Budget 2017. Normally all Budget changes to pensions/benefits happen in January¬† – but this year , to save money, the increases won’t happen until March 2017 . The state pension will increase from March 10th 2016 and […]
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