Coronavirus (Covid-19) Outbreak
Childcare for keyworker parents and carers of children age 0-4 years
If you are a keyworker in a single-parent family or, where both caregivers are keyworkers in a two-parent family, and are unable to look after your child at home, you can now apply to the new Coronavirus Childcare Assistance Scheme C-CAS. Children should stay at home wherever possible and if it is safe to do so. In exceptional circumstances, consideration will be given to applications from families in which there is only one key worker.
If you are unsure whether you are a Keyworker, you can check the Welsh Government Definition:
If you are a keyworker parent or carer of a school age child, you will need to apply to the Childcare Hub:
Guidance on childcare for parents and childcare providers during the coronavirus pandemic:
Information on the support for childcare providers during the coronavirus pandemic: