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  • Childcare Vouchers Scheme Ending

    From October 2018, childcare voucher schemes will close to new applicants. You may be able to get Tax-Free Childcare instead. You can keep getting vouchers if you’ve joined a scheme and get your first voucher before the scheme closes in October 2018, as long as: you stay…
  • New Additional 15 Hours Free Childcare Entitlement

    In February 2016, Childcare Minister Sam Gyimah announced £13 million, which will allow councils across the country to deliver 30 hours of free childcare for hard working parents of 3- and 4-year-olds - a year ahead of schedule. The extra hours of childcare will make…
  • NHS Go health app for young people

    The NHS has launched a new app to help young people take greater control over their health from an early age; make healthier choices and get advice and information on health issues from a trusted source when they don’t know where to go. The service…
  • Ofsted rate our Children's Services as one of the best in the country

    The Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea’s Children's Services are amongst the very best in the country according to Ofsted who inspected the department in January 2016. In the report, published Tuesday 29 March, Ofsted inspectors looked at all areas of the service, giving four…
  • Your comments and feedback on the Local Offer

    How we involve parents, young people and children in developing the Local Offer We have placed the views of parents and young people right at the heart of the development of the Local Offer and all other processes linked to the implementation of the Children…
  • Help us improve the new Local Offer

    This new Local Offer page is being constantly updated. If you feel a local service should be added or if you have any comments on the current content, please contact us at localoffer@rbkc.gov.uk
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