Footprints is a community based not for profit childcare service. This crèche is open to all families in Sligo and the surrounding area. It provides affordable sessional care for up to 5 children at any one time for children up to 6 years of age on a once off or continuous agreed basis to parents on lower incomes to attend appointments, training, counselling etc. Under the Community Childcare Subvention (CCS) scheme parents can avail of childcare at reduced rates.