The Village Childcare School Age Childcare

Manager: Gillian Treacy Contact: 0567764700 Address: Larchfield, Archerstreet Lot, Kilkenny Service Type: Part time Age Group(s): School Age Funding Programmes: NCS

Skeough Pre School and Nature Explorers

Manager: Anne O Kelly
Contact: 0857529485
Address: Coolnabrune, Skeoughvosteen, Via Borris, Kilkenny
Service Type: Sessional
Age Group(s): Preschool
Funding Programmes: ECCE, NCS

Wishing Well Creche and Montessori

Manager: Helen O'Regan Contact: 0568830864 Address: Glenvale, Castle St, Ballyragget, Kilkenny Service Type: Full time, Part time, Sessional Age Group(s): Toddler, Preschool, School Age Funding Programmes: ECCE, NCS, CCS/P

Croia Early Childhood Education & Afterschool Care

Manager: Tina Hayde Contact: 0851607864 Address: 23 Greenview, Ballyragget, Kilkenny Service Type: Sessional Age Group(s): Preschool, School Age Funding Programmes: ECCE, NCS, CCSP

Clever Clogs

Manager: Shannon Keever Contact: 0862622481 Address: Unit 2 , Fiddown, Piltown, Kilkenny Service Type: School Age Age Group(s): School Age Funding Programmes: NCS

Bluebells Early Years

Manager: Lorraine Knowles
Contact: 0567720787
Address: Old Sion Road, Dublin Road, Kilkenny.

Little Sunshines Day Nursery

Manager: Sarah Hayes Contact: 051832432 Email: [email protected] Address:…

Cuddles ‘n’ Snuggles

Name: Pamela Costello
Contact: 0860834652
Address: 119 Ashfield East, New Orchard, Kilkenny

Castlecomer Creche and Montessori Ltd

Manager: Noirin Buggy & Catherine Bergin
Contact: 0564440830
Email: [email protected]
Address: Oak hill, Castlecomer, Co. Kilkenny

Cheeky Monkeys

Manager: Orla Neary Contact: 0567765667 Address: Seville Lawns, Margaretsfield, Callan Road, Co. Kilkenny. Service Type: Full time Age Group(s): Baby, Toddler, Preschool, School Age Funding Programmes: ECCE, CCS/P, TEC Other: Montessori and Naoinra Preschool Classes available.

Chez Nous Montessori

Manager: Patty Byrne
Contact: 0564442584
Address: Cloneen Bridge, Castlecomer, Kilkenny

Clever Cats

Manager:Suzanne Coughlan
Contact: 0567758775
Address: 7 Blackchurch Square, Inistiogue, Kilkenny

Cloghoge Montessori

Manager: Carmel Everard
Contact: 0863768305
Email: [email protected]
Website: Cloghoge, Ballycallan, Kilkenny

Conahy Community Preschool

Manager: Martha Ryan
Contact: 0863431984
Address: Conahy Community Hall, Upper Conahy, Kilkenny

Cuffesgrange Preschool

Manager: Aoife Bergin
Contact: 087 7922278/056 7729144
Email: [email protected]
Address: Church Hill National School, Cuffesgrange, Kilkenny

Danesfort Childcare

Manager: Monique Fitzpatrick
Contact: 0567700766
Address: 1 Fr Campion Place, Danesfort, Kilkenny

Deenside Early Years

Manager: Lorraine Courtney
Contact: 0564400947
Address: Kilkenny St, Castlecomer, Kilkenny

Droichead Childcare

Manager: Maggie Davis
Contact: 0567755664
Address: Friary Complex, Mill street, Callan, Kilkenny

Early Days Montessori

Manager: Eileen Raggett
Contact: 0567756956
Email: [email protected]
Address:   Montessori, Glendine Road, Kilkenny

Emily’s Playgroup

Manager: Emily Whitford McDonald
Contact: 0862368906
Address: Ballyellen, Goresbridge , Kilkenny

Enable Ireland Specialized Early Years Service

Manager: Paula Rudkins / Michelle Boland
Contact: 056-7762326
Address: The O'Neill Centre, St. Josephs Road, Kilkenny

Fairy Folk Montessori

Manager: Maria Hitchcock
Contact: 0567771387
Address: 60 Richview, Castlecomer Rd, Kilkenny

First Impressions Montessori

Manager: Ann Marie O'Shea
Contact: 0567730660
Email: [email protected]
Address: Tinvaun, Stoneyford, Kilkenny

First Steps Montessori

Manager: Mary Verling
Contact: 0567764333
Address: 5 Springmount, Waterford Rd, Kilkenny

From Home 2 Home

Manager: Siobhan Weymss
Contact: 0567754449
Address: 9 Maudlin court, Thomastown, Kilkenny

Giant Steps Montessori

Manager: Marie Ann Cleere
Contact: 086-2677936
Email: [email protected]
Address: Ballagh, Kilmanagh, Kilkenny

Glenmore Preschool

Manager: Jackie Walsh
Contact: 087-9393320
Email: [email protected]
Address: Parish Hall, Robinstown, Glenmore, Co. Kilkenny

Gowran Early Years

Manager: Deirdre Fenlon
Contact: 0567733667
Address: Main Street, Gowran, Kilkenny

Greenacres Childcare Centre

Manager: Gretta McGovern
Contact:  051830284
Address: Rathpatrick, Slieverue, Kilkenny

Happy Days Montessori

Manager: Debbie Stokes
Contact: 0868455482
Email: [email protected]
Address: Fiddown, Piltown, Kilkenny

Headstart Montessori

Manager: Lynn Finnegan
Contact: 0567771767
Address: 69 Springfield, Waterford Rd, Kilkenny

Hugginstown Preschool

Manager: Valerie Norris
Contact: 0872039404
Address: Lismatigue, Hugginstown, Kilkenny

Jerpoint Montessori

Manager: Mags Davis
Contact: 0879910760
Email: [email protected]
Address: Jerpoint West, Thomastown, Kilkenny

Johnstown Community Childcare

Manager: Elaine Morrissey Contact: 0851688009 / 0568838562  Email: [email protected] Website: Address: Main St., Johnstown, Kilkenny Service Type: Full time, Part time, Sessional Age Group(s): Toddler, Preschool, School Age Funding Programmes: ECCE, CCS/P, TEC Other: Afterschool collections available from Johnstown National School. Drop In afterschool also available. We can facilitate children aged 2 and above, please call to discuss your requirements.

Kells Community Childcare Service

Manager: Aisling McCormack
Contact: 0567730911
Email: [email protected]
Address: Kells, Kilkenny

Kids Stuff Montessori

Manager: Annette Nolan
Contact: 0567726697
Address: Blanchvilles Park, Clifden, Kilkenny

Kilkenny Community Early Years

Manager: Alicia Mastrandrea
Contact: 0567770234
Address: Bishop Birch Training Institute, Nuncio Road, Kilkenny

Kilkenny Traveller Afterschool Service

Manager:Michael Flynn
Contact: 0567752001
Address: KLP, St Patricks Court , Kilkenny

Kilmacow Montessori

Manager: Helen Murphy - Walsh
Contact: 051885767
Address: Pitlochry, Dangan, Kilmacow, Kilkenny

Kinderland Creche

Manager: Moira Brennan
Contact: 0567764279
Address: 1 The Green, Ayrfield, Granges road, Kilkenny

Lilliput Montessori

Manager: Natasha Riley Byrne
Contact: 0567786591
Address: 1 Pococke Valley, Johnswell Rd, Kilkenny

Lisdowney Montessori

Manager: Helen Coogan
Contact: 0876978588
Address: Play and Learn, Lisdowney, Kilkenny

Little Mischief Mooncoin

Manager: Sharon O'Brien
Contact: 051896769
Email: [email protected]
Address: 7/8 the Hawthorns, Roseleigh, Mooncoin, Kilkenny

Little Acorns

Manager: Carol Leavy
Contact: 051422930
Address: Flower Hill, Rosbercon, New Ross, Wexford

Little Mischief Piltown

Manager:Joan Thornton
Contact: 0873346946/ 0877774688
Email: [email protected]
Address: Banagher Court, Piltown, Kilkenny

Little Sunflowers Too

Manager: Lorraine Brett
Contact: 0567755759
Email: [email protected]
Address: Clonmel rd, Callan, Kilkenny

Little Steps Country Creche

Manager: Tracey Brannigan & Aoife O'Brien
Contact: 0567775667
Address: Unit 8A, Cillin Hill , Kilkenny

Little Sunflowers Creche and Montessori

Manager: Lorraine Brett
Contact: 0567755759
Email: [email protected]
Address: Clonmel rd, Callan, Kilkenny

The Village Childcare & Community Services

Manager: Gillian Treacy
Contact: 0567764700
Address:  54/55 Hollybank Lawn, Clongowen, Kilkenny

Marbles Creche and Montessori

Manager: Lorna McCormack
Contact: 0567777409
Email: [email protected]
Address: 7 Marble Creft, Ardnore, Kilkenny

Millenium Court Afterschool

Manager: Julie Mullins
Contact: 0567760187
Address: Community Centre, Hebron Rd , Kilkenny, Kilkenny

Montessori Academy & Afterschool

Manager: Louise Clark
Contact: 0567764832
Address: 1 Smithlands Court, Loughboy, Kilkenny

Muckalee Community

Manager: Ann Marie Ormonde
Contact: 0564440004
Email: [email protected]
Address: Clorinka, Ballyfoyle, Kilkenny

Mullinavat Pre-school Playgroup

Manager: Maria Kenneally
Contact: 0872899809
Address: Community Centre, Mullinavat, Kilkenny

Naionra Realta Beaga

Manager: Stella Coady
Contact: Stella Coady 0860295994
Ailís Kelly 0863292713
Email: [email protected]
Address: Coon Hall, Coon West, via Carlow, Kilkenny

Naionrai Osrai Teoranta

Manager: Shiela Brennan
Contact: 0852864001
Address: Loch bui, Loughboy, Kilkenny

Nurture and Grow

Manager: Laura Aylward
Contact: 0852124104
Address: 38a Fiodh Mor, Abbeylands, Ferrybank, Kilkenny

Oasis Freshford & District Childcare Centre

Manager: Cliona Woodford
Contact: 0568832700
Address: Tobernopeiste, Freshford, Kilkenny

Over the Rainbow Montessori

Manager: Laura Saunders
Contact: 0851652589
Address: Lough Hill, Ballinakill, Laois

Piltown Busy Bees Playschool

Manager: Maria McGowan
Contact: 051643610
Address: Iverk Showgrounds, Piltown, Kilkenny

Presentation Playschool

Manager: Olivia Wall
Contact: 0567765493
Address: Parnell Street, Kilkenny

Skough Hill Playgroup

Manager: Joan O'Gorman
Contact: 051641171
Address: Skough Hill, Owning, Piltown, Kilkenny

Slieverue Community Playgroup

Manager: Kathleen Roche
Contact: 051832775
Address: John O Donavan Parish Centre, Slieverue, Kilkenny

Smarties Montessori and Afterschool

Manager: Margaret Walsh
Contact: 086 8587779/051898236
Email: [email protected]
Address: Inchacarron, Mullinavat, Kilkenny

Square One Loughboy

Manager: Marie Ring
Contact: 056-7761142
Email: [email protected]
Address: 23 Cedarwood Crescent, Loughboy, Kilkenny

Square One Whitewood

Manager: Marie Ring
Contact: 0868030850
Email: [email protected]
Address: 18 Whitewood, Garringreen, Kilkenny

Step by Step

Manager: Helen Mallon
Contact: 0599726806
Address: 60 Oak Lawns, Paulstown, Kilkenny

Talbots Gate Creche

Manager: Sheila Canning
Contact: 0567703310
Address: 31 Talbots Gate, Freshford Rd, Kilkenny

The Growing Patch Childcare Centre

Manager: Sheila Donnelly
Contact: 0567723309
Address: Newpark Close FRC, Newpark, Kilkenny

The Learning Garden

Manager: Vera Lacey
Contact: 0567727720
Address: The Left Bank, Bennetsbridge, Kilkenny

The Learning Tree Childcare Centre

Manager: Karen Foran
Contact: 0567751988
Address: Fr McGrath Centre, St Josephs Rd, The Butts, Kilkenny

The Outdoor Garden

Manager: Bridget Dowling
Contact: 0868920034
Address: Ballyfoyle, Muckalee, Kilkenny

The Rower Preschool

Manager: Betty Gannon
Contact: 051423737
Email: [email protected]
Address: Ballylogue, The Rower, Kilkenny

Thomastown Community Kindergarten

Manager: Lucia Caperna
Contact: 0567754666
Address: Rock Rd, Grennan, Thomastown, Kilkenny

Thomastown Creche & Montessori School

Manager: Gillian Mason
Contact: 0567754421
Address: 48 Maudlin Court, Thomastown, Kilkenny


Manager: Michelle Woodgate
Contact: 0567796189
Address: No 1 Rath Ullord, Bonnetsrath Rd, Kilkenny

Tiny Tots Paradise

Manager: Geraldine Russell Contact: 0567715600   Address: Parcnagowen,…


Manager: Annmarie Brennan / Dawn Cassidy
Contact: 0567795856
Address: Rose Hill, Kells Road, Kilkenny

Urlingford Community Childcare

Manager: Mick Kenny Contact: 0568838562 Email: [email protected] Website: Address: St Kierans place, Urlingford, Kilkenny Service Type: Fulltime, Parttime, Sessional Age Group(s): Toddler, Preschool, School Age Funding Programmes: ECCE, CCS/P, TEC Other: Afterschool collections available from Urlingford National School. Drop In afterschool and Summer Camps also available.

Urlingford Pre School for Little Learners

Manager: Angela Brennan
Contact: 0568831805
Address: Old School , Urlingford, Kilkenny

Woodstock Playschool and Montessori

Manager: Martina Gantley
Contact: 0874165322
Address: Woodstock Lodge, Inistiogue, Kilkenny

Carrigeen Community Preschool

Manager: Emma Hayden
Contact: 086 1525631
Address: Carrigeen Community Hall, Carrigeen, Co. Kilkenny

Callan Montessori School

Manager: Maria Power - Bryan
Contact: 087 9581130
Address: Bankside, Green Street, Callan, Co. Kilkenny

Eden Childcare Kilkenny

Manager: Aine Russell
Contact: 056 7703115
Email: [email protected]
Address: Unit 4, IDA Business & Technology Park, Loughboy, Co. Kilkenny

Brandon Community Playgroup

Manager: Siobhan O' Brien
Assistant manager: Margaret Walsh
Contact: 0861380564
Address: Fairgreen, Graiguenamanagh, Co. Kilkenny
Service Type: Sessional
Age Group(s): Preschool
Funding Programmes: CCS/P, ECCE

Bluebells Creche and Preschool

Manager: Lorraine Knowles
Contact: 056 7790524
Email: [email protected]
Address: 78/79 Robertshill, Circular Road, Co. Kilkenny
Service Type: Full-time
Age Group(s): Baby, Toddler, Preschool, School Age
Funding Programmes: CCS/P, ECCE, TEC

Bambinos Creche

Manager: Gillian Watkins
Contact: 056 7790821
Email: [email protected]
Address: 10/11 Lintown Way, Johnswell Road, Co. Kilkenny
Service Type: Full-time
Age Group(s): School Age, Preschool, Toddler
Funding Programmes: CCS/P, ECCE, TEC
Other: Opening Hours 7.45-6.00pm

Ballyragget Community Childcare Centre

Manager: Attracta Kane
Contact: 056 8830119
Email: [email protected]
Address: Chapel Avenue, Ballyragget, Co. Kilkenny
Service Type: Sessional
Age Group(s): Preschool
Funding Programmes: CCS/P, ECCE

Ballyhall Kindergarten

Manager: John McDonald
Contact: 056 7706507
Address: Ballyhall, Callan, Co. Kilkenny
Service Type: Part-time
Age Group(s): Preschool, Toddler
Funding Programmes: CCS/P, ECCE, TEC

Ballyhale Creche and Montessori

Manager: Anne Whittle Contact: 083 3709687 Address: Main Street, Ballyhale, Co. Kilkenny Service Type: Sessional, Part Time, Full Day Care Age Group(s): Preschool, Toddler Funding Programmes: CCS/P, ECCE, TEC Full Day Creche opened January 2019 - Currently accepting Inquiries for Fulltime and Parttime places aged 1 year plus.

Apple Tree Farm

Manager: Pam Drennan
Contact: 059 97 75185 / 087 8054678
Address: Grove, Goresbridge, Co. Kilkenny
Service Type: Full-time
Age Group(s): Preschool, School Age
Funding Programmes: CCS/P, ECCE