Advertise with us

Advertise with us

Advertise with us

Early Childhood Ireland is the leading membership organisation for the early years sector in Ireland.
We have over 3,800 members and our website is the leading online resource for the early years and education sector.

We ensure that our website is rich in relevant content for our members. Childcare professionals throughout Ireland use the site to keep up to date with developments in the sector, to bench mark and improve performance, to share best practice and access research data.

You can engage with, and market your products and services to our members through the following media:

  • Advertising on our website
  • Advertising in our weekly ezine, Early Times Weekly
  • Advertising in our quarterly magazine, Early Times
  • Sponsoring our annual conference and/or National Annual Awards
  • Sponsoring our networking events
  • Being part of our members discount scheme
  • Social media opportunities

Childcare businesses spend hundreds of thousands of euro each year to fulfil their business requirements. If you supply products or services to the early years sector, then you should ensure that you have maximum exposure by advertising with Early Childhood Ireland.

We will create a package based on your advertising needs.

Contact details:

If you are interested in advertising with us, please call us on 01 4057100. 


Benefits of Advertising with Early Childhood Ireland

1. Benefit from our existing target audience:

    Early Childhood Ireland is the largest organisation targeting the pre-school sector
    in Ireland. We have over 3,800 members and that gives us a 75% reach in this target sector.

    Key Target Audience of o
ver 3,800 Childcare and Education SMEs, 25,000 staff in those businesses over 100,000 families

2. Our website is easy to use with minimal click throughs.

3. Our website will drive visitors to your site.

4. You can benefit from Early Childhood Ireland on-going marketing campaigns as we continually
    direct visitors to our web site.

5. The design and layout of our web site makes it easy for search engines to find it.

6. Every service provider, parent and other visitor are directed to our web site through search
    engines using key words related to the sector.

7. We make it easy for you to set your spend with us and to arrange your advertising.

Advertising Rates

Please note that as we are not VAT registered, the prices below are the total price.

1. Website Advertising

A website ad can include any of the following :
Your contact details, email address and website address
Your company logo
Special offer details

Website banner ad specifications:
Dimensions: 300 px x250 px
Max. File Size: 30 KB
Resolution: 72 dpi

3 Months €445
6 Months €645
12 Months €845

2. Ezine (Early Times Weekly) Banner Ad
Positioned at the end of the page
One advertiser per issue

Ezine banner ad specifications:
Dimensions: 590 px x 141 px
Max File Size: 30KB
Resolution: 72 dpi

Price: €250 per issue

3. Early Times Magazine

Early Childhood Ireland produces a quarterly Magazine for members called Early Times.
There are 4 magazines distributed by post to all our members.


One Issue
1 A4 Page Ad €600
½ A4 Page Ad €445
¼ A4 Page Ad €325

Two Issues
1 A4 Page Ad €1050
½ A4 Page Ad €750
¼ A4 Page Ad €550

4. Annual Conference and National Annual Awards

Please contact us for details of packages available, including stands and sponsorship opportunities.

5. Social media and other opportunities
Please call us for further details.