Children, young people and families

Advice and support for families, report a child at risk,  information about fostering, adoption and more.

Services and information

Report a child at risk

What to do if you are concerned about the welfare or safety of a child.

Leaving care

If you are leaving care, we can help you to move on to the next stage of your life as smoothly as possible.

Domestic abuse

There are a number of organisations that can help if you or someone you know suffer from domestic abuse.

Children's services statistics and performance data

Children's Services statistics and performance data.

Looked after children

We provide care and accommodation for children who have experienced extreme hardship and upheaval.

Families First: Our support

How we can support you and your family to stop a difficult situation getting worse.

Local Integrated Family Team (LIFT)

LIFT helps families with managing children’s challenging behaviour at home.

Sensory loss

Information about the support available for people with sensory loss such as deafness, hard of hearing, blindness, vision impairment or deafblindness.