Welsh Government recognises that affordable, available, and accessible childcare enables parents to work, supporting its drive to increase economic growth, tackle poverty and reduce inequalities.

In 2016, Welsh Government invited all local authorities to register an expression of interest to become an early implementer of the offer.

Rhondda Cynon Taf was successful with its expression of interest to become an early implementer.  For the purpose of the offer, four areas in Rhondda Cynon Taf were chosen to test the pilot. 

For more information about how the WG Childcare Offer will work in RCT, please ring 01443 744026 / 744094 or email RCTChildcareOfferforWales@rctcbc.gov.uk

Where can I find out more about the Childcare Offer?

Visit the Welsh Government webpage where you can find out more about the childcare offer and answer some short questions: www.gov.wales/talkchildcare   

You can also contact the Welsh Government at any time with your views:

e-mail: TalkChildCare@wales.gsi.gov.uk

Childcare Offer Team
Welsh Government
Cathays Park - 2nd Floor North
Cardiff, CF10 3NQ

Social Media: Look for the hashtag to join in the conversation online.


Other ways of feeding in your views:

Family Information Service:  The Family Information Service (FIS) is the first point of contact for advice and information on local services for families and carers.  There is a FIS in every local authority. The FIS provide free, impartial help, support and advice on a range of family issues including childcare, help with costs of childcare, and leisure services www.rctcbc.gov.uk/fis

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