Little Learners Educare


The Service: Little Learners Educare is a sessional service catering for 1 to 3 year olds. There are two sessions per day. Little Learners caters for 14 children per session. The number of days a child attends the service is broken up by children’s age. For example children aged between 1-2 years attend on Monday and Tuesdays and children 2-3 years attend on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.

At Little Learners Educare we focus on supporting your child’s development and provide enriching learning opportunities in a nurturing environment.

Location: Togher Family Centre, 6 Maglin Grove, Deanrock Estate, Togher, Cork
Fees: Subvention Fees apply (see Child Fees on the Parents page)
Staff: Pamela Sherlock, Alison Crowley, Marguerite Madigan
Hours: 2 sessions per day 9am-12 noon or 1-4pm
Days: Monday to Friday
Contact Number(s): +353 21 4316766

Parental Feedback: Please find a link to our most recent Parent Satisfaction survey undertaken in June 2018.

More about Little Learners Educare


Vision: An educational service for children to learn, play and grow as individuals. 

Your child at Little Learners

Happy learning: At Togher Family Centre we work to create a happy learning environment for your child. We nurture your child’s interests, support their development and expand their social skills and resilience.

Curriculum: At Togher Family Centre we embrace the national framework for early years education by linking together, Highscope, Aistear and Siolta.

Safety: We ensure that your child is safe and secure during their time with us.

Healthy Eating: We provide healthy lunches for children on a 4 week rotating meal plan. These lunches consist  of healthy nutritious foods which children enjoy. We also run nutrition workshop with parents to promote an awareness of healthy eating and physical education for children.

Home-School Links: At Togher Family Centre we communicate with you regularly about your child’s development. We will meet you twice each school year at a parent-teacher meeting and we can talk with you before or after session if you have a question or concern about your child.

Developmental observations: Supporting your child’s development is very important to us. We carry out continuous developmental observations to ensure we provide your child with every opportunity to grow and learn.

Special needs support: Some children who attend Little Learners have an additional need, if your child requires extra support Togher Family centre will work with you, your child and our professional colleagues to ensure that these needs are met.