Services for children and young people in Northamptonshire (aged 0-25) with special educational needs and disabilities.

DWP - Care to Learn

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Type of service:
National Organisation
Address:
Department for Work and Pensions (DWP), Caxton House, Tothill Street, Westminster, London SW1H 9NA
Service description:
The Care to Learn scheme can help with childcare costs while you study.

The scheme is available for publicly-funded courses in England. This includes courses in:
• schools
• sixth-forms in schools
• sixth-form colleges

You can get Care to Learn if:
• you’re a parent under 20 at the start of your course
• you’re the main carer for your child
• you live in England
• you’re either a British citizen or a national of a European Economic Area (EEA) country
• your course qualifies
• your childcare provider qualifies

Go to the Government website for more information.
Cost:
Free
Age range:
16 years - 20 years
Eligibility criteria:
  • Age - School (5-18)
  • Age - Adulthood (18-25)
Referral route:
  • Contact service direct
  • No referral needed
Last updated on:
18/10/2017

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