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 – up to £160 per week.

Source: Direct.Gov

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  • Care to Learn @ Department of Education

    Excerpt: Care to Learn provides financial support to teenage parents who want to continue their education and need help with the cost of childcare and any associated travel. It pays up to £160 a week (£175 in London boroughs) for each child. Childcare payments are made directly to the childcare provider and travel payments are made to the learning provider. Young parents looking for information on the scheme or wishing to apply should visit the Directgov site or contact the Learning Support Service.

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