Articles on Family Information Service (48)

  1. Best Start in Life (BSiL) Children's Centres

    Newham's Children's Centres offer a range of services to help give your child the best start in life. You can register for free if you are a Newham resident with a child under 5 (including if you're pregnant). You can register using the online ' Family…
  2. Children rights and advocacy service

    "Giving children and young people of Newham a voice" Children’s Rights Service Children looked after, care leavers, children and young people on child protection plans and young people ages 16/17 and are in need of accommodation, can access an advocate via the Children’s Rights Service. The…
  3. Children’s Health Service 0-19

    “The Children Health 0-19 and HeadStart service consists of Health Visiting, Family Nurse Partnership (FNP), School Health and HeadStart teams. Please visit https://www.newham.gov.uk/children-families and click on the links under Children’s Health 0-19 and HeadStart Service to be directed to pages with more information on the…
  4. Choosing childcare

    How to find childcare Childcare places are available at day nurseries, pre-schools, childminders, nursery schools and some primary schools.  You can find out about the different options on our types of childcare section. We hold details of all childcare providers in Newham that have been…
  5. Complain, compliment or suggest

    We are committed to working together to achieve the best outcomes for children and young people with special educational needs and/or disabilities (SEND). We aim to be an open and accessible council; genuinely involving, engaging and listening to our community. Your feedback is important to…
  6. Detached

    Newham’s Detached Youth Work Team are based primarily in Stratford and the Green Street area providing youth work support to young people in their environment, and on their terms. We typically work on the street, in parks, street cages, pitches, shops, malls and cafes etc.…
  7. Documents needed for entry to school

    Before your child starts school, you will have an admission meeting with the head teacher. You will need to take some documents to that meeting. You must give the school these documents before your child can start.
  8. Duke of Edinburgh Award

    For all your Duke of Edinburgh(DofE) award information and great ways of completing the award. If you are currently enrolled to do your DofE award then see the different ways that you can complete sections at home. If you are interested in doing your DofE award…
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