Parents’ childcare choices reflect lack of funding by State

In the absence of subsidies, Irish childcare costs are among the world’s most expensive
The high cost of childcare is creating immense problems for many Irish parents. It is causing stress, preventing parents from working and driving them into the unregulated world of paid childminders.
All these factors emerge in the Irish […]

5 Reasons Childcare Providers Should Use

1. It’s Really Easy
Let’s get right to the point: Advertising on is easy! You don’t need to be an internet advertising genius or a design guru to create a great looking advert on our website. We do all the hard work for you! While many preschool service owners are overwhelmed when considering different […]

Cheap childcare the solution only if children are the problem

If cheap childcare is the answer, why aren’t French women working harder than Irish women, asks Sarah Carey
This article and opinion piece appear in last week’s Sunday Independent and it got a really positive reaction from both parents and childcare providers who are connected to us on Social Media and through emails we […]

Aistear & Síolta Guide Now Available Online

The Aistear Síolta Practice Guide by NCCA has now gone live. The purpose of the Practice Guide is to support practitioners in using Aistear: the Early Childhood Curriculum Framework and Síolta, The National Quality Framework for Early Childhood Education  together, to develop the quality of their curriculum and to better […]

Childcare tech start-up Little Vista raises €700k, nine new jobs created

Little Vista, formerly crechecom,  a Dun Laoghaire-based software company that has created an app that is revolutionising how crèches and childcare facilities operate, is to create nine new jobs after closing a €700,000 investment round.

Little Vista’s tablet-based technology helps centres significantly reduce paperwork; affording staff greater time to care for […]

Listen to on 4FM

So, this morning we had a really fun radio slot on Classic Hits 4FM. We got on air to talk to Damien Farrelly and PJ Gallagher during their “You’re the Business” section in the morning about We spoke about how great our website is for both Childcare providers and parents alike.

We explained […]