Category Archives: Funding

Promoting Healthy Eating and Physical Activity

At Summerfields Nursery we believe that healthy eating and physical activity are an important part of a child’s learning and development. Nursery HEPA Grant We applied for and have been awarded a grant from East Sussex County Council. We had to be audited and produce an action plan detailing how we will use the grant to increase physical activity and promote healthy eating in

Learn more


Help Paying for Childcare

All children are entitled to 15 hours free childcare with an approved provider like Summerfields Nursery from the term following their 3rd birthday. 15 hours free childcare is also available for some two year olds but this is means tested. An additional 15 hours will be available for 3-4 year olds from September 2017 but this will only be available to working parents. Any hours

Learn more


30 Hours Free Childcare in East Sussex September 2017

If you have a child who will be three years old before September 2017, you may be eligible for 30 hours free childcare from 1st September 2017. What is the 30 hours free childcare? The government is introducing up to 30 hours of free childcare for some three and four year olds from September 2017. You can find more information on the gov.uk website.

Learn more