Skip to main content

860 Results in your current search

Related information

CHICKS

CHICKS provide week long respite breaks for disadvantaged children from across the UK, who would not otherwise have a break in that year. The children they support come from a variety of backgrounds from those living in poverty, children that are being…

Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service (CAMHS) - Springfield Hospital

This is a multi-disciplinary service providing a specialised service for children and young people with severe, complex and persistent mental health disorders. It provides a comprehensive (Tier 3*) assessment and treatment service.This service is for children and young people up to the age…

Child Benefit

Child Benefit is a tax-free payment that parents claim for their children.  There are separate rates payable for each child. Child Benefit payments usually stop when the child reaches 16, unless they are in education or training.  It is not paid beyond age 20.…

Child Maintenance Options

Child Maintenance Options is a free service that provides impartial information and support to help separated parents make decisions about their child maintenance arrangements. This impartial information and support service for parents aims to: ensure that parents living apart…

Child Support Agency

The Child Support Agency (CSA) provides advice and information on the statutory child maintenance schemes. These are legal processes that enable parents to pay towards the costs of their child(ren) if they are separated. For all children up to the age of…

Child Tax Credit (CTC)

Child Tax Credit is money that can be claimed from the government to increase your family's income. Parents can claim for children under 16, or children aged 16 to 19, as long as they are in certain types of education or training.

Childcare Vouchers

Childcare vouchers help parents with the costs of childcare. They are offered by some employers as a salary sacrifice. The employer gives vouchers up to a certain amount and that amount is taken off your salary.  As you do not pay tax and national insurance on the…

Childminding Brokerage Service

This is a service which helps Wandsworth Parents, Carers and Professionals to find appropriate childminders for children aged 0-8 years with disabilites or special educational needs. These placements may also include 2 year old Early Education and Childcare places or 3 - 4 year old nursery education.  The service also…

Childnet

Childnet International works in partnership with others around the world to help make the Internet a great and safe place for children. Anyone can use this website.  The Childnet website provides: children and young people with top tips, games and plenty of information to help…

The Children and Families Act and the Care Act 2014-Links

The Children and Families Act 2014  introduces changes starting in September 2014 and from April 2015 the Care Act 2014 will become law.  The Care Act  modernises English adult (over 18 year olds) social care law. These two pieces of legislation will greatly affect support for disabled…