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Wraparound Childcare Scheme Launched

Wraparound Childcare Scheme Launched

The WAC scheme will help eligible service families with children aged 4 to 11 years old to claim up to 20 hours per week of funding for each child attending before and after school care during term time.

To benefit from the WAC scheme, personnel must complete five steps. For more info go to Discover My Benefitswebpage, the Defence Childcare Portal on defnet, or Defence Connect. Personnel and service families can also attend upcoming virtual Microsoft Teams sessions.

Personnel and Service families can attend the virtual Microsoft Teams sessions to hear more information about the WAC scheme. Attend the sessions by clicking on the following links:

Questions can be submitted before the sessions, using the Slido link.