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What to expect, when? Guidance to your child’s learning and development in the early years foundation stage

How to use this guide The Early Years Foundation Stage Framework (EYFS) sets out the learning and development stages for children as they grow from birth to five years. For those working in the early years - whether in a nursery, pre-school, a childminder or…

What types of services and activities take place at Children’s Centres?

Family Hubs and Children’s Centres offer a range of services and activities: play sessions health visiting services and clinics offering information and support community drop-in sessions for children and carers breastfeeding groups family learning adult education classes and training individual support through home visiting dental…

When can I use Children’s Centres?

Family Hubs and Children’s Centres are open at least five days a week. Each venue has set opening hours and an activities calendar, so you can plan when you and your family will attend different sessions, depending on your interests. Visit your local centre to…

Why do we have Children’s Centres?

Family Hubs and Children’s Centres bring together lots of organisations including Westminster City Council, NHS Westminster and voluntary and community partners to give you and your family the best possible services. The services available at Children’s Centres help children and their families to: be healthy…

Will I qualify for 30 hours free childcare?

Attention Working Parents! This term, we’re encouraging parents who want to take up a 30 hours place in the autumn term to apply now and no later than the end of June, to get their code in good time. HMRC sometimes needs more information from…

Young Westminster

Young Westminster is the specific website targetted at young people aged 16 to 24 years old. The website provides advice and support across a host of areas, including: Education, training and employment Health and wellbeing Sports and leisure Event and activities How to get involved…

Youth offending

How the Youth Justice System works Pre-crime prevention aims to identify those young people who are at risk of offending and to try to prevent them from entering the youth justice system. When a young person first gets into trouble by behaving in an anti-social…

Youth services, activities and play

Here you’ll find loads of activities taking place across the city for you and your family to enjoy. From sporty activities, to music and drama, there’s so much to see and do. You can find activities by clicking on the categories that interest you, and…
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