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National Guidelines for Childminders

Published: 14 March 2019
From: Department of Children and Youth Affairs

The information in this publication includes:

  • nationally agreed guidelines for good childminding practice
  • detailed information on Statutory Notification to the Health Service Executive (HSE) and Voluntary Notification
  • services provided to childminders by the city/county childcare committees, the Childminder Advisory Officers and Childminding Ireland
  • contact details of relevant organisations including addresses and phone numbers

National Guidelines for Childminders

These guidelines are intended to provide guidance for good practice to assist childminders.


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