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Activities and Resources to support your child learning at home

Home learning tips and activities for under 5's We have some useful activity sheets for you to download which we will add to each week with interesting things you can do with your child using items found in the home. Home learning tips for babies, toddlers…

Business Enterprise – Virtual Workshops

Introduction to starting your own Creative Business   Do you have a creative business idea in mind that you would like to explore but don’t know where to start? If so, this mini introduction course is for you. It will give you an insight into…

Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service (CAMHS)

The CAMHS Team is our local NHS support service for children and young people. The service consists of a friendly and dedicated team of professionals from a range of professional backgrounds including doctors, psychologists, nurses and other experts who can assist with understanding and supporting…

Children and young people's mental health and wellbeing resources

During this time, it’s important that you take care of your family’s mental health – there are lots of things you can do, and support is available if you need it.  Please follow this link for a leaflet that sets out further available support for children…

Children in employment and entertainment

A child under the age of 16 will need a performance licence from the council, before they can perform. Visit the website for details here.

Detached and Outreach Team (DOT)

Meet The Detached and Outreach Team (DOT) This video clip tells you about the work they do with young people in Kensington and Chelsea.

Detached and Outreach Team (DOT)

Meet The Detached and Outreach Team (DOT) This video clip tells you about the work they do with young people in Kensington and Chelsea.

Educational, training and employment opportunities for young people

You can leave school on the last Friday in June if you’ll be 16 by the end of the summer holidays. However, you must then do one of the following until you are 18: stay in full-time education, for example at a college start an…

Emotional wellbeing support for young people

Mental health is just like physical health, everybody has it, and it’s important to take care of it. Feeling down some of the time is normal, but if you want to talk to someone about your thoughts or feelings, there are plenty of routes you…

Events

To book yourself on to these events contact Zeena Gordon: zeena.gordon@rbkc.gov.uk  April: Introduction to Traineeship: Monday 26th: 11am – 12pm or 1pm – 2pm. Recognising your skills: Tuesday 27th: 11am – 12pm or 1pm - 2pm  

Family Hubs Newsletters

Please click on the links below to access the latest Kensington and Chelsea Family Hubs newsletters: 2021 Kensington and Chelsea Family Hubs newsletter May 2021 edition Kensington and Chelsea Family Hubs newsletter April 2021 edition Kensington and Chelsea Family Hubs newsletter March 2021 edition  2020…

Family Information Service

An important part of the RBKC Early Help Offer includes providing families with the information advice and guidance they need to be able to help themselves, with minimum involvement from services. Information on local and national support services can be found within the related links…

Financial support for young people

Please find below information about financial support available for young people: Student finance University and college hardship funds Learner support: financial help for over 19s Dance and drama awards Bursaries, scholarships and awards Care leaving services Children Services charitable trust The Princes' Trust Help for…

FIS Newsletters

Please click on the link below to access the latest newsletter: Kensington and Chelsea FIS newsletter spring 2021 edition  Kensington and Chelsea FIS newsletter winter 2020 edition  Kensington and Chelsea FIS newsletter autumn 2020 edition

HAF programme summer 2021

Check out what is available this Summer. Kensington and Chelsea Council has been awarded funding from the Department for Education to deliver a Holiday Activities and Food (HAF) programme over the summer holidays.  Information for families The aim of the programme is to provide an…

Help for low income families

The government provides information on a number of different Benefits for families, including who they are for and how you can apply for them, including; Apply for free school meals Benefits calculators Care to Learn Carer's Credit Childcare Grant Claim if you were injured while serving…

Kensington and Chelsea Libraries

There are a six free public libraries based across Kensington and Chelsea offering a wide range of services, activities and events for people of all ages and different needs. Read this page for an introduction to some of the work they do for the local…

Kensington and Chelsea libraries newsletters

Please find below the links to the latest K&C libraries newsletters: December 2020 edition November 2020 edition October 2020 edition Should you have any queries, please contact the Family Information Service

Kensington and Chelsea libraries newsletters

Please find below the links to the latest K&C libraries newsletters: 2021 March February January 2020 December November October Should you have any queries, please contact the Family Information Service

Kensington and Chelsea local benefits

Please find below information about local benefits and financial help available to Kensington and Chelsea residents: Covid 19: Benefits service RBKC discretionary housing payments Local support payments RBKC benefit calculator Apply for benefits View my benefits information

Leisure: What's on for young people

In this section, we aim to provide you with useful information about organisations and leisure opportunities in the borough which we hope you will find of interest. Please feel welcome to explore the sections below for further details: Our city Sports Youth clubs

Money matters

COVID-19 / Coronavirus Please click here to access the Updates and Resources page We want our directory to be as helpful and easy-to-use as possible. All feedback from parents, professionals and young people is invaluable. Help us to continue to improve this website by completing…

Nutritional information

The Eatwell Guide & food groups 5 a day Food labels Sugar Smart Physical Activity

Post-16 educational options

A list of colleges and educational options can be found in the following link: Click here to access a list of Post-16 Options

ShortBreaks is on Social Media

Good news!!! Short Breaks is now on various different social media platforms. Please see out Short Breaks Social Media accounts Flyer. For all latest news and centre (Tresham & St Quintin) updates, don't forget to like/follow us on our Twitter page! For more information regarding…
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