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Childcare information and early years

This section provides information and guidance about early education and childcare in Westminster, including the different entitlements and funding options. For information on childcare providers in Kensington and Chelsea, visit: Kensington and Chelsea FIS. Tip: To find information about individual providers, use the categories section…

Childcare Information for Social Workers and Foster Carers

Children in foster care are now entitled to 30 hours free childcare giving foster families the same support as other families. This note helps social workers and foster parents understand the background to 30 hours free childcare and how it will work for children in…

Childcare Sufficiency Assessment (CSA)

A Childcare Sufficiency Assessment (CSA) is an assessment of existing childcare provision in the borough, mapping supply of, demand for and gaps in the childcare market. The Childcare Act 2006 places a legal duty on local authorities to secure sufficient childcare (so far as is…

Childcare survey - your views matter

The council’s Early Education and Childcare Service would like to know about your experience finding and using nursery places and childcare. Please take a few minutes to tell us what you think: surveymonkey.co.uk/r/ParentCarerEYChildcareSurvey

Childhood health

We want every child and young person growing up in Westminster to have the best start in life. Our key priority is to improve our children’s health and wellbeing, by providing a range of services to make it as easy as possible for them to…

Childminders

Are Ofsted registered carers who look after children in their own homes. They offer a flexible service, caring for children aged from birth to sixteen years. Usually, they only look after up to six children between the ages birth to eight (including their own) but…

Children and young people with disabilities: guidance and support

Support for children and young people with disabilities If you feel that you need support we will need to complete an assessment. A duty social worker will visit you and your family/parents in your home to complete this assessment. They need to meet with you to find…

Children and young people's health and wellbeing

This section aims to provide you with information and guidance to help support your child's health and wellbeing. Emotional wellbeing and mental health Adolescent Health Children and young people with SEND Supporting children to communicate Exercise and physical activity Dental and oral health Nutrition and…

Children and young people’s Community Speech and Language Therapy Service - training for professionals, parents and carers

Please find out about the current training offers. We hope to see you on our courses soon! For more details contact: Sharon Brown  Speech and Language Therapy Assistant | Administration  Children & Young People’s Community Speech & Language Therapy  Evelina London Community Children’s Services   Guy's…

Children's Coronavirus fact sheet

Children's Corona Virus Fact Sheet