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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 Dental and oral health Nutrition and healthy eating Flu vaccination program Immunisations Healthwatch central…

Children in employment and entertainment

A child under the age of 16 will need a performance licence from the council, before they can perform. Find more information about licences and chaperones here.

Children with disabilities

Support for children 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 out how they…

Children's and young people's mental health and wellbeing

Please find below information to support children and young people's mental health and wellbeing. If you need urgent help Supporting Children and Young People’s Emotional Wellbeing During School Closure Child and Adolescent's Mental Health Service (CAMHS) NHS: every mind matters Young minds Mind: information for…

Children's Coronavirus fact sheet

Children's Corona Virus Fact Sheet

Choosing Childcare

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 situation, some childcare vacancy information may not be up-to-date. Please call providers for the most up-to-date childcare vacancy information. See resources for families staying at home. Choosing childcare can be difficult. In the video below from the Coram Family and Childcare Trust,…

Choosing childcare for children with SEND

All parents have a lot to think about when choosing childcare for their child. For parents of children who may have special educational needs and/or disabilities (SEND), the process can be particularly challenging. Visiting multiple childcare providers to get a sense of the support they…

Choosing childcare for parents and grandparents

This section has been created to provide information advice and guidance for parents and grandparents looking for childcare options. Find out about your options by clicking the relvant tiles below: Informal childcare Grandparents as childminders Useful links Different types of childcare: Before and after school…

Choosing school or type of education

There are several types of schools and formal education could also take place at your home. You you may decide what is the best educational option for your child depending on your particular preference or particular circumstances. Have a look at the options below if you are trying to…

Choosing schools and formal education

There are several types of schools and formal education could also take place at your home. You you may decide what is the best educational option for your child depending on your particular preference or particular circumstances. Have a look at the options below if you are trying to…