If you have a child at your setting who has some extra needs, they may qualify for additional funding. To apply for Level 1 Inclusion or Level 2 High Needs Funding, contact the Specialist Inclusion Support Service (SISS) team on 0121 704 6690 or apply online.
Please contact the SISS team if you have any queries regarding your application for Inclusion or High Needs Funding.
Level 1 Inclusion Funding (3 and 4 year olds only) is paid at a rate of £1.17/hour or a fixed fee following an application to fund equipment.
Level 2 High Needs Funding is paid at the basic hourly rate to 2, 3 and 4 year olds.
The Family Information Service make the Inclusion Fund payments following the headcount payments on a termly basis. The Family Information Service will notify you once the Inclusion Fund payments have been processed. If you have any queries regarding your Inclusion Fund payment please contact the Family Information Service.
Inclusion Fund payments will show on your Provider Portal account in the adjustments tab for the term / age group.