Articles on Newham Local Offer (67)

  1. Disabled Children and Young People’s Service

    The Disabled Children and Young People's Service is a specialist team supporting and safeguarding children and young people up to the age of 18 years old with disabilities and aged up to 25 if they are in education. Within the service there is a Preparing…
  2. 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.
  3. 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…
  4. Dyslexia

    Even though children can begin to show signs of dyslexia from a young age, it is typically not diagnosed until around 6 years old. That said, some children will not be diagnosed during their school years. Dyslexia affects each individual differently, however, there are some…
  5. The Early Help Hub

    The Early Help Hub provides co-ordinated support for children, young people and families at any point in their lives. We work alongside families to get the right help that they need, working in partnership with other agencies to build a community of support to reduce…
  6. Education and Training Post 16

    On this page you can find out about the opportunities available to you when you leave school. Whether you want to continue learning or start training, you can find information here.​ Young people aged 16 and 17 are under a duty to continue in education…
  7. Education, Health and Care Plans (EHCPs)

    Education, Health and Care Plans (EHCPs) In 2014 the previous statements of special educational needs were replaced by Education, Health and Care Plans. Nationally around 2-3% of children and young people have EHCPs. The Plan identifies needs, provision required to meet identified outcomes. The great…
  8. Employment & Training

    Our dedicated employment advisers’ offer targeted support to adults who are looking for work, education & training opportunities or those seeking new opportunities. Our team has a wide range of skills, experience and in-depth knowledge of the labour market. They also have strong connections to…
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