Expansion of Free Childcare - Question

Part of the debate – in the House of Lords am 2:54 pm ar 23 Ebrill 2024.

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Photo of Lord Young of Cookham Lord Young of Cookham Deputy Chairman of Committees, Deputy Speaker (Lords) 2:54, 23 Ebrill 2024

My Lords, I very much welcome the increase in free childcare hours, but is my noble friend the Minister aware that some parents of children with special educational needs are finding it difficult to find a placement? Is she satisfied that the extra allowance attached to those children is sufficient to encourage nurseries to take them on?