18 January

Emma’s Autumn Amble Wins Art Competition

Childminding Ireland’s Art Competition saw a fantastic variety of children’s art work ranging from cute penguins and dramatic mountain scenes to hand drawn portraits of Harry Potter and first finger …

19 November

Childminding During COVID-19 Guidance Documents

Childminding Guidance Documents to support you as a childminder working during COVID-19 are below: Childminding During Covid-19 Guidelines updated March 2021 (PDF) Childminding Risk Assessment Template updated March 2021 (PDF) …

21 October

Art Competition 2020

Calling all budding young artists! The Childminding Ireland Children’s Art Competition is back again this year to celebrate and nurture the talents of the children you look after. It was …

11 June

Access and Inclusion Model (AIM)

The Access and Inclusion Model (AIM) provides a range of supports to enable children with a disability to meaningfully participate in the ECCE preschool programme (www.aim.gov.ie). Parents/carers/legal guardians and preschool …

28 May

Nothing new about childcare pods…

There is nothing new about Childcare pods – Childminders having being doing it for years! Childminders have been minding small groups of children in a home based setting for years. …