The Wraparound Childcare (WAC) pilot provides funding to eligible parent(s) with children between the ages of 4 to 11 years old with up to 20 hours per week of funded before and after school childcare during term time.
Parent(s) can choose their own OFSTED, (or equivalent), registered childcare provider.
The first pilot started in the autumn term 2020 and includes Service personnel assigned to RAF High Wycombe and RAF Halton.
In January 2021, the pilot extended to include Service personnel assigned to the Plymouth area Catterick Garrison.
In the Autumn term 2021 the pilot expanded to include Service personnel assigned to a Lincolnshire Cluster and a Woolwich Cluster.