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Services for Young Children

Family support

Every now and again a question pops up relating to services or support for the family, but it is not always clear where to access information.

Local authorities have a duty* to provide parents with children and young people up to the age of 20 with information and guidance on a whole range of topics relating to families.

Below are links to pages of information relating to some of the more frequently asked questions.

*Under the Childcare Act (2006) Section 12 – Information, Advice and Assistance


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