Minister O Gorman announces new scheme to pilot the provision of hot meals in ELC settings
Results from pilot scheme to inform wider work under way to develop a DEIS type model for early learning and childcare.
Roderic O'Gorman, Minister for Children, Equality, Disability, Integration and Youth, today announced €150,000 in funding for a scheme to pilot the provision of meals, including hot meals, to children in early learning and childcare settings.
The pilot scheme, which is being funded under Dormant Accounts Funding, will test a range of meal options for children in early learning and childcare settings operating in areas of concentrated disadvantage.
More information on this scheme here