Money, Welfare and Benefits
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Useful advice and information
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Childminder Briefing Session
Thinking about becoming a registered Childminder? Childminding is a rewarding career, and provides opportunities for developing new skills and qualifications. Why not book on to the next Childminder Briefing Session Wednesday 21st…
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Love books and reading
It's never too early to introduce your child to the excitement of books and reading. Join your local library and take your child along to regular story times and other family events. Regular visits to the library is a great way to develop a love of reading and…
#Take10ToRead Reading Challenge
On Monday 10th October 2022 World Mental Health Day, the National Literacy Trust are encouraging families to take part in the #Take10ToRead challenge by reading for 10 minutes at 10am. Reading for at least 10 minutes every day is great for your child’s…