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Policy for children and young people with SEND in youth custody

Please download our policy for children and young people with SEND in youth custody below. Policy for children and young people with SEND in youth custody (Aug 2020) The Youth Offending Team (YOT) and the Special Educational Needs (SEN) Services have worked jointly to produce this…

SASH (sexual health service) ZOOM online Q&As Sessions for parents and families

SASH is a sexual health service operating across Hammersmith and Fulham, Kensington and Chelsea and Westminster. A new project is being launched as part of our family service which will be delivered online (via Zoom) for parents and carers. This will be running fortnightly Q&A…

Support for families (Early Help)

One-to-one family support (Early Help) Our Early Help services are continuing to provide support for families during this period, in a different way. If you are already receiving one-to-one support from our Early Help team, your practitioner will contact you weekly or fortnightly via telephone…

Support for Parents

COVID-19 / Coronavirus We have created a page to provide service updates and useful resources relating to Family Information. Please click here to access the page Bringing up children is likely to be one of the most difficult jobs any of us ever do. As…

Support for Parents of Children with SEND

Parent Zone Parents from our parent groups across the Bi-borough have proposed a range of questions across education, health and social care that they would like to have answered. In our new Parent Zone, we publish these questions alongside answers from staff at the Local…

What is a Family Hub?

A more integrated workforce: A ‘virtual’ network of providers working with children 0 – 19 years, who share a single approach to working with families across a given area / neighbourhood. It will bring together early intervention work delivered by the wide spectrum of Early Help…

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…

Young people's mental health and wellbeing

In this section you will be able to find information and guidance for supporting your mental health, including organisations that can offer help: If you need urgent help Child and Adolescent's Mental Health Service (CAMHS) NHS: every mind matters Young minds Mind: information for children…

Youth Service Updates: COVID-19

We have created this page on the Westminster Family Information Service to share resources and information that may be useful for young people.  We will add any relevant updates from specific services as they become available. If your service would like to update this website with additional…