Seasons Greetings from the team at care-4 
Our Christmas & New Year Opening Hours for the helpline and payment processing times are:

HELPLINE:
Monday 18th December to Friday 22nd December (inclusive): 9am-5pm
Monday 25th and Tuesday 26th December: Closed
Wednesday 27th December to Friday 29th December (inclusive): 9am-5pm
Monday 1st January: Closed
 PAYMENT PROCESSING: 
Any carer payments made after 12pm on the following dates will be processed on the next working day:
  • Monday 18th December
  • Friday 22nd December
  • Wednesday 27th to Friday 29th December
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  • Any carer payments scheduled for Monday 25th or Tuesday 26th December will be processed on Wednesday 27th December and
  • those scheduled for Monday 1st January 2018 will be processed on Tuesday 2nd January.
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  •  Normal business hours will resume on Tuesday 2nd January 2018.
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care-4 is one of the UK's most popular employee childcare benefit programmes, helping employers to support working parents to save money on childcare costs. care-4 is an HMRC approved and tax-efficient salary sacrifice scheme.

HMRC Approved
HMRC approved
Secure Offline Accounts
Secure online parent and carer accounts
TAX & NI-EFFICIENT,  DELIVERING SAVINGS FOR PARENTS AND EMPLOYERS
tax and NI efficient, delivering savings for parents and employers

EMPLOYERS

care-4 enables companies of all sizes to support working parents by offering tax and NI savings on childcare costs. And as an employer, you’ll benefit from savings of up to £402* per participating employee per year.

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PARENTS

If your employer is registered with care-4 you can join the scheme and save up to £933* per year on childcare costs, pay your carer direct through BACS, and take advantage of additional membership benefits. If your employer isn’t yet offering care-4 childcare vouchers, please send them a link to this site, or complete the Contact us form.

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CARERS

care-4 is a childcare benefit scheme for working parents. Register with us and care-4 members will be able to nominate you as thier carer and use their care-4 funds to make payments directly into your bank account.

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About us

Launched in 2002, care-4 was the first electronic childcare vouchers in the UK, care-4 is now widely regarded as the leading electronic childcare voucher provider for employers that expect the highest standards of service.

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