Early Childhood Development (ECD) centres

Early Childhood Development (ECD) centres

Season 3 / Episode 1 Subject: Early Childhood Development (ECD) Topic: My child will be going to an ECD centre, what should I look out for?

How do parents and caregivers find out if the Early Childhood Development (ECD)centre they want to send their child to is accredited?
It’s very important to make sure your ECD centre is accredited because there are many requirements for keeping children safe in these spaces. In order for p...
Which documents do caregivers need to provide in order for their child to be accepted into an Early Childhood development (ECD)centre?
On application, parents should be required to fill in forms that provide pertinent information that the ECD centre requires, like the guardian’s contact det...
What is a means test?
This is a test that determines whether you are in need of that grant – for example if you earn more than a certain amount, you do not qualify for the grant.