Chesterfield Close, Childcare Centre


Chesterfield Community Preschool adhere fully to Aistear and Siolta programmes, where children participate in and experience a variety of activities each day to help promote all areas of their development. Some of the activities available for the children include; arts and crafts, make and do, cooking, messy play, free play, outdoor play, sand and water play.

Respond Support aims to provide accessible, affordable and quality childcare services. Respond Support Preschool located at Chesterfield Childcare provides two main Government schemes; the Early Childhood Care and Education (ECCE Free Preschool Year) and the Community Childcare Subvention Scheme (CCS). All schemes are administered by the Department of Children and Youth Affairs, working with Pobal and County Childcare Committees.

The three FETAC accredited childcare professionals at Respond Support Chesterfield Preschool are: Catherine Ferncombe Childcare Leader, Kathleen Gallagher and Bridget Lynskey Childcare Assistants.

Chesterfield Contact Details:
Childcare Leader: Catherine Ferncombe
Chesterfield Close, Birr, Co. Offaly, R42 W281
Contact Number: 057 9122289
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