We understand childcare can be expensive and all sorts of unforeseen problems can come up in any parent’s life; we want to help and below you can find details of some financial assistance schemes and our own discounts.
We accept 2, 3 and 4 year old funding and payment of fees through the government Tax Free Childcare scheme.
To find out if you qualify for any of the above, please visit the Childcare Choices website which has a handy calculator to help you determine which schemes you may be eligible for.
Eligible families of 2-year-olds can receive funding to support up to 570 hours of childcare each year from the start of the school term after their second birthday.
To be able to take up 15 hours of free childcare for your two-year-old you or your child must meet the eligibility criteria. Please visit the West Sussex County Council Family Information Service webpages for further information.
All 3 & 4-year olds receive funding to support up to 570 hours hours of childcare each year from the start of the school term after their second or third birthday.
Eligible 3 & 4-year olds can receive funding to support up to 1140 hours of childcare each year from the start of the school term after their third birthday. Please visit www.childcarechoices.gov.uk to check your eligibility and for details on how to apply.
Funding Entitlement is 15 hours (Universal 3- & 4-year-olds and eligible 2-year-olds) or 30 hours (3- & 4-year-old Extended Funding) for 38 weeks of the year.
As we are open 51 weeks of the year, Kamelia Kids stretches the funding across the 51 weeks. This means that the maximum funding available is 11 hours per week (Universal FE and 2-year-old FE) or 22 hours per week (Extended FE). Kamelia Kids offers this funding up to a maximum number of hours per session.
Families in receipt of funding will be asked to complete a FE Parent Declaration Form.
Childcare vouchers are no longer available to new applicants, however we still accept childcare vouchers operated by the following providers to exisiting users of the schemes:
If you are a current parent / carer of Kamelia Kids nursery and you refer a friend to us and they join, you will both receive a 10% discount on the fees for your regular sessions for one month.
Please ask a member of the Kamelia Kids team for more information.