20 November

Art Competition 2019

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 …

20 November

Childminders Christmas Get-togethers

Kick start the festive season at the Childminders Christmas Get-togethers… Childminding Ireland has booked hotels around the country for you to have tea/coffee and a mince pie with other childminders …

14 October

Online Petition

Childminders: Sign the online petition calling on Minister Zappone to rewrite the Draft Childminding Action Plan (DCAP). Childminders must rally together to stop the DCAP. The plan needs to be …

07 October

Links to DCYA Online Survey & Submission

Working as a childminder is about to change. The Department of Children & Youth Affairs (DCYA) plan to action the following in the childminding sector: Regulatory Change, Qualifications & Training, …

29 August

“Consultation is not enough”

Childminding Ireland CE Bernadette Orbinski Burke presented at the Draft Childminding Action Plan Launch held in the Department of Children and Youth Affairs. Speaking at the launch Bernadette emphasised to …