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  • Road Safety Week 19th - 25th November

    Road crashes are one of the biggest causes of death and serious injury among children and young people. Dangerous roads also have a major impact on their ability to walk, cycle and live healthy active lifestyles. That's why it's important to develop pupils' awareness of the risks…
  • Busy2s Goes Live!

    Busy2s offers parents up to 15 hours of free weekly childcare to keep children aged 2-3 busy, so you can be busy too!  This offer allows children and parents on lower incomes or with additional needs to explore new horizons, develop exciting new skills and build for their future. Children enjoy an early education, offering them the chance to learn and socialise before…
  • Starting Reception

    Starting Primary School in 2019 If your child was born between 1 September 2014 and 31 August 2015, he or she will be starting reception in primary school from September 2019. The national closing date for applications is Tuesday 15 January 2019 and the national offer date is…
  • Update on childcare service

    HMRC are rolling out the childcare service to children aged under 9 on 15 January (children who become 9 on that date also qualify). All remaining eligible parents can apply from 14 February. Today, Tax-Free Childcare opens to parents whose youngest child is under 9,…
  • Get parenting support and advice at your local Family Hub

    Children’s Centres have gone through some changes over the last year and we will now be developing three new Family Hubs in Westminster – Churchill Gardens in the south, Queen’s Park in the north west, and Church Street in the north east. These will develop…
  • NHS Go health app for young people

    The NHS has launched a new app to help young people take greater control over their health from an early age; make healthier choices and get advice and information on health issues from a trusted source when they don’t know where to go. The service…
  • Your comments and feedback on the Local Offer

    How we involve parents, young people and children in developing the Local Offer We have placed the views of parents and young people right at the heart of the development of the Local Offer and all other processes linked to the implementation of the Children…
  • Help us improve the new Local Offer

    This new Local Offer page is being constantly updated. If you feel a local service should be added or if you have any comments on the current content, please contact us at localoffer@rbkc.gov.uk
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