Articles on Family Information Services (177)

  1. Young People

    The following organisations support young people in finding Careers, Employment & Training  Next review date February 2025    
  2. Young Parents

    Useful information for soon-to-be and new parents Regardless of how young or old we are, we all need a bit of help or advice when it comes to having children and bringing them up. Young Parents Drop In Group ~ no longer running. There are…
  3. Substance Misuse

    This advice and guidance page looks at substance abuse and the organisations that are available nationwide and locally to support individuals and families. Next review date April 2024
  4. Offending Behaviour

    The Family Information Service has sourced the following organisations who can offer information and support for families and individuals who are experiencing behaviour issues.   Next review date March 2024
  5. Non Maintained Independent Special Schools

    Introduction The Education Act 1993 requires the Secretary of State to produce a Code of Practice to guide local authorities (LAs) and governing bodies of maintained schools on their responsibilities towards children with special educational needs.  This information is provided to parents during the assessment…
  6. NHS Health Services

    NHS Choices For information about health conditions, advice about staying well plus signposting to local health services: Visit www.nhs.uk Carers Direct on NHS Choices For information and advice for carers visit www.nhs.uk/carers or call the Carer’s Direct Helpline 0300 123 1053 Your local pharmacy Ask…
  7. Disability Benefits

    The person you care for may be eligible for disability benefits to help towards the cost of their care and support. Personal Independence Payment (PIP) PIP helps people aged 16 to State Pension age with some of the extra costs caused by long-term illhealth or a disability.…
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