PIP Announcement: COVID-19 Sustainability Support Funding 14 August
Email to Providers re. COVID-19 Sustainability Support Funding 14 August
1. Have a DCYA reference number for the facility for which they are applying for.2. Be registered with Tusla.3. Must have been contracted with Department of Children and Youth Affairs (DCYA) to provide Early Learning and Care and or School Age Childcare Programmes on 12 March 2020.4. Must have an active contract with the DCYA for programme year 2020/21.5. Have applied for the Employment Wage Subsidy Scheme (EWSS) from Revenue.Note: This criteria does not apply to sole traders with no employees.6. Demonstrate a decrease in uptake of ELC and SAC places compared to February 2020 (i.e. occupancy of the service has decreased compared to pre-pandemic).7. Demonstrate increased costs due to the impact of COVID-19.8. Adhere to their Registered Fees List as it was on 12 March 2020.9. Completed all their registrations on PIP or HIVE (Early Years Platform) for the new programme year 2020/2021 for September 2020.