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Local Area Teams

Please note that some content on this website may be out of date following the introduction of Local Area Teams in January 2017. We are in the process of updating the website. 

DFE

DFE 30 hours free childcare consultation

Contribute to the Department for Education consultations to develop the policy for 30 hours free childcare.

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2016 Training Offer

View the Early Help training offer and book now for courses available in 2016

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YorOK Workforce Self Assessment

If you're a member of the YorOK workforce, then take 20 minutes to test your knowledge on key aspects of early help and working with children and young people.

The Children and Young People's Plan and the YorOK Board

Find out more about York’s Strategic Plan for Children, Young People and their Families 2016-2020. Find out more about the YorOK Board and download board papers.

 

Early Help

Early Help aims to support practitioners to work together to improve outcomes for children and young people. Find out more about Early Help, and the information, tools and resources that can help you.

Concerned about a child or young person?

Information on front door team including the Children's Advice Team and FIS, safeguarding, integrated working and CAF, substance misuse, teenage pregnancy and mental health.

Story Boards

Story Boards describes different aspects of our work with children, young people and families. Each Story Board gives a comprehensive overview of the topic and relevant local developments within our partnership working context.

Children and young people's voice

If you provide a service and want to get people involved, it can be hard to know where to start. This section includes guides on best practice, factsheets to show different ways of carrying out consultation, using social networking sites and lots more.

Resource and Advice Directory

RAD is an interactive online tool available to professionals to help you identify what support is available for the families you are working with.

Parenting

The Parenting Strategy works to bring together relevant partners in the city to provide mothers, fathers and carers the information, advice and support they need to feel knowledgeable and respond appropriately to the individual needs of their children and young people.

Looked After Children

The priorities in the Looked After Children Strategy are drawn from what our looked after children and young people have told us is important to them.

Childcare strategy, early years and children's centres

This section holds lots of useful information for practitioners looking for information about childcare strategy, early years and children's centres.

Young carers

Young carers are children who look after someone in their family taking on caring responsibilities that would normally be expected of an adult and which have a detrimental effect on the young carer.

Disability and Additional Needs

This section of the website contains core information and resources to support members of the YorOK workforce with their work around disabilities or additional needs.

Family Focus

The Family Focus Team are a small team dedicated to leading the delivery of the Family Focus Programme, which promotes a whole family approach for families with complex and multiple needs.