Welcome to the Border Counties Childcare Network’s web site.

The Border Counties Childcare Network (BCCN) is a unique network funded by the Department of Justice, Equality and Law Reform’s Equal Opportunities for Childcare Programme 2000-2006 and by the Health Services Executive – North Eastern and North Western Areas. The funding is primarily aimed at supporting the development of a co-ordinated approach to the delivery of high quality early childhood services in the counties of Monaghan, Meath, Louth, Cavan, Donegal, Sligo and Leitrim. The BCCN has six full-time posts; Denise McCormilla, Project Manager; Catherine Dowd, Assistant Project Manager; Mary McSkeane, Training Officer; Linda Lafferty, Quality Development Officer; Michelle Hart, Quality Implementation Officer; Mary Coleman and Mary Hughes who job-share the post of Clerical Assistant; and one part-time post which is held by Dympna McAdam, Admin. Assistant – Training Department.