Core Funding updates – Review and Confirm

Review & Confirm:

Under the Core Funding Programme, service providers are required to Review and Confirm their Core Funding Application information throughout the programme year.The first Review and Confirm window will open on Thursday 12th January until Wednesday 18th January inclusive.

It is important the Review and Confirm process is completed within the required timeframe, as Core Funding payments will be placed on hold until such a time as the process is completed.To complete the Review and Confirm process, your Core Funding Application Module must be at status Approved.

If your application is at “Referred back”, you must address the reason for refer back and then complete the review and confirm process.To support services in completing a Review & Confirm form, a detailed guidance document and tailored training videos are available in the Resources section of the Early Years Hive.

Core Funding allocations and payments:

The functionality to adjust funding allocations based on approved application changes will also be available from Thursday 12th January.

Funding allocations on Hive will automatically adjust to reflect the most recent approved Core Funding Application Module.

Net Increases in funding allocations will be paid from 20/01/2023 with decreases being reflected from 27/01/2023.

Core Funding allocations can be viewed on the Early Years Hive under Programme Funding.We would like to take this opportunity to wish you a Happy New Year and continued success for 2023.

DCEDIY Press Release 23rd January

Minister Roderic O’Gorman, has today announced Ireland’s participation in the OECD Starting Strong Teaching and Learning International Survey (TALIS Starting Strong), in partnership with @CSOIreland.