A programme that gives families living in Doncaster a safe place to talk openly about the effects of drugs and alcohol has officially launched today and marks the first day of Alcohol Awareness Week.
This information below is about the introduction in September 2017 of an additional 15 hours of free childcare for eligible working parents of 3 and 4 year olds.
30 Hours Free Childcare from September 2017 for working parents of 3 & 4 year olds that meet the criteria will be entitled to 30 hours free childcare per week for 38 weeks of the year. This is an increase of 15 additional free childcare hours on top of the current 15 hours of free childcare / early education.
The Adult, Family and Community Learning Service (AFCL) provides local learning activities for adults and families in their community.
Young people who have part time jobs often find it is a positive and rewarding experience. Many young people have part time jobs and Doncaster Council wants to make sure the jobs they do are safe and don't impact on their health, education or wellbeing.
The Families Information Service is a directory of all the services in Doncaster that can be used when you work with families. It is also available for parents or young people to use themselves, when facing almost any family problem, large or small. From day care and early learning to schools and alternative education; from midwifery and health visiting to mental health, and from advice on parenting to family support and adult learning to employment opportunities.
The Local Offer provides information for children and young people with special educational needs (SEND) and their parents or carers in a single place.
Early Help is a way of thinking and working together as services with families that have additional or more complex needs.
The government is introducing new ways to help parents with childcare costs. Whether you have toddlers or teens, you could get support.
Find out how to apply for free school meals, nursery applications, music theory classes and school transfers. Find information about adult learning, families information service and childcare, the youth service and special educational needs.