Why Childminders Are So Hard To Find In Ireland
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Trying to find childcare for a new baby in Ireland in 2021 is nothing short of a nightmare, if accounts from parents are anything to go by. Many crèches won’t take children under one, waiting lists are often more than a year long and the cost can be crippling, even with the new childcare subsidy scheme. If taking a career break is out and you don’t live near family, your only option may be an 'unregistered’ childminder - if you’re lucky enough to find one.
O'Regan, M. (2021). Why Childminders Are So Hard To Find In Ireland. RTE Brainstorm, updated / Wednesday, 15 Dec 2021 09:20.