Money for childcare groups

Four childcare groups in County Kilkenny have received grants totalling €111,309 under the Childcare Capital Programme for 2012, according to Environment Minister Phil Hogan.

Four childcare groups in County Kilkenny have received grants totalling €111,309 under the Childcare Capital Programme for 2012, according to Environment Minister Phil Hogan.

The Kilkenny groups to receive grants include Urlingford Community Childcare Centre (€49,880), Kilmacow Montessori School (€45,386), Rosbercon After-school Service (€6,943) and Treasured Possessions, Clogh (€9,100).

The grants announced by the Department of Children and Youth Affairs are part of a €6 million national capital programme.