When is my child entitled to a funded place?

Your child’s funded place is provided in partnership with Aberdeenshire Council.
Born between  Funded from 
1st March to 31st August August
1st September to 31st December January
1st January to 29th February April

When is my child entitled to an unfunded place?

Unfunded places may be offered the term prior to a funding place being offered. Places are subject to availability, are based on date of birth and waiting list place. A maximum of 2 sessions per week may be offered. Unfunded sessions are offered from 9.30am to 12pm.

How do you apply for a funded place?

If you wish your child to attend our setting please contact us directly on

Tel: 01975 563505

Or alfordplaygroup@live.co.uk

We shall advise you to complete your Aberdeenshire Council Funded place application online which can be found at;

Early learning and childcare places – Aberdeenshire Council