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Our day care centres are open every work day for 11 hours (except for public holidays, memorial days and our other  closing days) from 7:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Our rates include nappies, food and other care items. At the parents’ request, children can enjoy a hot lunch instead of a sandwich lunch at all Small Society branches. These services are subject to additional charges.

Flexible arrangement options
Our rates are based on a standard arrangement for entire days. If you wish, half days are also an option (day care) or tailor-made solutions can be agreed with you. Flexible opening hours are also possible at most branches. This means you can bring your child(ren) earlier or pick them up later if you wish. Please contact us if you have any special requirements, as we would like to work with you to find a suitable solution!


Below you will find an overview of the 2019 rates for all locations.

Almere day care
Almere after-school care
Almere pre-school playgroup

Amsterdam IJburg

De Bilt day care
De Bilt after-school care
De Bilt pre-school playgroup

Zeewolde day care


Zeewolde after-school care

The average hourly rate for day care (based on your child staying the entire day) can be calculated as follows:

A = price per month
B = number of days per week your child is in day care

(((A * 12) / 52) / B) / 11 = price per hour

Depending on your personal situation, you may be eligible for an allowance for the costs of your childcare (childcare allowance). Childcare allowance is received through the Tax and Customs Administration. You can make a test calculation here.