Children and family care
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The child protection scheme takes measures to safeguard vulnerable children and young people at risk or suffering from physical, emotional or ...
Can you give a child a loving home?
The Children's Disability Register is the register for children with disabilities in Waltham Forest. It is used to plan services for children with disabilities.
The Common Assessment Framework (CAF) for Children and Young People is a key part of the strategy to shift the focus from dealing with the consequences
Leaflets and publications from the Council.
The Family Information Service is a free, impartial service giving detailed information and advice on childcare as well as general information on a wide
Fostering provides homes for children who are temporarily unable to live with their own families. Fostering may provide respite care or shared care for
Registration of a birth. Every birth must be registered in the district in which it takes place within 42 days of the date of birth.
Provision of residential accommodation for children and young people who cannot live with their families.
Respite care is a form of short-term substitute care provided by someone other than the parents or usual carers for a child. Respite care is a key support
Information and advice about organisations in the local area who may be able to provide support to children and their families.
The Specialist Children’s Service provides support to disabled children, children with health needs, and their parents and carers.