Care To Learn - Education support for parents under 20

Type of service:
Finance And Funding
Via website
Telephone number:
0800 121 8989
Service description:
If you are a parent under 20 at the start of your course, Care to Learn can help pay for your childcare and related travel costs while you’re learning.

The subject or course you take is up to you. For example, you can choose whether you want to take a qualification or not. You can also choose whether you want to learn at a college or through a course in your community, such as at a children's centre.

Wherever you decide to learn, you can be confident that your child is being safely looked after.

Want to speak to someone about Care to Learn?
You'll find lots of information about Care to Learn on these pages. But if you have any further questions - or you'd like some help with your application you can call the Learner Support helpline on 0800 121 8989.

Visit the website for more information.
Age range:
16 years - 20 years
Opening hours:
Monday 09:00 - 17:00
Tuesday 09:00 - 17:00
Wednesday 09:00 - 17:00
Thursday 09:00 - 17:00
Friday 09:00 - 17:00
Eligibility criteria:
  • Age
  • British Citizen
  • Childcare Provider Qualifies For Scheme
  • Course Qualifies For Scheme
  • Live In England
  • National Of Eea Country
  • Parent (Aged Under 20)
Referral route:
  • Self Referral
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