Information and support for children and young people aged 0 to 25 with special educational needs (SEN) and/or disability.
Children's social care at Dorset Council.
Find childcare information in Dorset; the different types of childcare and what childcare funding you could be eligible for.
Find information about support for you and your family in Dorset.
Information on Family Hubs, Children's Centres, nurseries, Dorset Outdoor Education Centres, play areas, and activities. Includes groups and events for children and young people.
Support for young people who work, study and live in Dorset.
Where digital engagement with parents and families can happen.
Find out about Easter in Dorset activities.
Have your say on our Dorset Parent Voice Facebook group.
Information about the Dorset Youth Offending Service centralised in Bournemouth.
Dorset Strategic Alliance for Children and Young People.
Sign up to offer your help with improving our services for children and families.
Information about financial support available for families.
Children's Services Ofsted report 2021.
Readiness to Thrive is about supporting children by giving them the skills they need to be ready to thrive at school.
How we encourage you to work with us to improve our services.
What you can do if you think a child or young person is being abused or neglected and how you can report any concerns that you have.
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