Children and family care

Early years and family support

How you and your family can get support

Early years - information about nurseries, childcare, children's centres and more.

Children's Centres

Child protection

If you are worried about the wellbeing of a child or young person, please call us on 020 8753 6600, or out of hours 020 8748 8588.

Child protection

Children in care

Action for Change

Looked after children

Children’s Advocacy Service

Children in Care Council

The Independent Visitor Scheme

Family and Friends Care Policy (pdf 181KB)

Special educational needs and disabilities

Special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) - Local Offer

Inclusion and specialist intervention outreach service (Inspire) 
Inspire works with children and young people with hearing impairment, visual impairment, autistic spectrum disorder and dyslexia.

Short breaks and Stephen Wiltshire Centre

Short breaks consultation

Have your say on the draft short breaks statement and pathways to assessment guide and the short breaks service

More information on children’s services

Family Support service

Mental health CAMHS training for professionals

Services for children complaints

How we are using your information

Access to personal records

External links

NHS Go is a confidential health advice and information service for 16 to 25 year olds in London.