Please note that the Covid-19 Out of Hours/Weekend Helpline (1800 940 341) will cease to operate from today (27/6/2022).

If you have positive cases and require support you can contact the HSE ELC/SAC dedicated helpline on 01 511 9777.

For general Covid-19 queries you can contact HSE live on 1800 700 700 or 01 240 8787 or visit the First 5 website ( for the most up to date information and guidance.


ECCE Registration Deadline

Pobal would like to remind providers that the latest a provider can register a child on the ECCE programme is 6 weeks after the child’s