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Welcome to the Community Creche at Louisburgh Childcare

A purpose-built facility set up to meet the childcare needs of the local community

Community Creche

The creche at Louisburgh Childcare is a community creche and is operated under the stewardship of the Board of Management. It is not-for-profit and, as part of Louisburgh Childcare, is a registered charity. 


Fees are charged at €40 per child for a full day and €25 per child for a half day. As this is a Tusla-registered service parents can apply for subsidies through the National Childcare Scheme.

Calendar & opening hours

The creche opens Monday to Friday from 8.30am-5.30pm for 48 weeks of the year, closing for two weeks at Chrstmas and for two weeks in August. See link to Calendar below.


The creche provides a hot meal to all children attending for a full day (those attending half day can add a meal to their booking). There is a separate sleep room for those napping in cots and a quiet area with toddler beds within the main room. There is also an age-appropriate outdoor play area. 


To provide high quality childcare, accessible to all families in the community, for children aged one years to school age and in conjunction with the pre-school. 

Our team

All staff working in the creche are Garda Vetted, have a minimum Level 5 Qualification in Early Years Childcare and are first aid and HACCP trained. 

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