Parent & Toddler Group Grants 2018


Parent & Toddler Group Initiative Grants 2018

Guidelines for Parent & Toddler Groups


Information on grants available:

Applications for funding under this scheme should only be made by Parent & Toddler Groups that are organised on a not for profit basis and involve the participation of parents in the community. Grants will normally range from €100 to €1,000.  Existing groups can apply for a maximum grant of €800.  New start up groups may apply for a maximum grant of up €1000.


Funding will be available for:  

  • Toys, equipment and books
  • Training for parents, e.g. paediatric first aid, committee skills, parenting courses
  • Children’s activities, e.g. arts and crafts, music
  • Limited funding will be available towards insurance, rent or minor refurbishment, up to a maximum of 30% of total funding.


All existing Kilkenny Parent & Toddler groups have been contacted in relation to this by email. If you are interested in setting up a new Parent & Toddler group and applying for funding please contact Aisling on 056-7752865 for more information.