To find out more information for early years childcare funding in the Harrogate area and use the electronic eligibility checking service to apply for 2/3/4 year old early education/childcare, please follow the link here to go the the North Yorkshire website for the most up to date information

All applications are now submitted electronically, so please follow the instructions on the screen carefully.  If you have any queries, please contact the NYCC Families Information Service on 01609 533483 or email

 Family Outreach Support Workers who work for the Children and Families’ Prevention Service (based in local children’s centres) may contact families who may be eligible for two-year old funding by phone/letter/visit.  This contact is to offer any support to apply for the funding, find childcare providers in the local area or update our records on whether a child will take up a place or not.