North Lincolnshire Council

#Children

Bumper first year for baby book scheme

A book scheme has seen more than 150 gift packs handed to families with newborns in a bid to encourage them to read and sing to their babies. The joint initiative called making big memories with little babies sees books…

2 weeks ago
Council raises awareness of young carers

North Lincolnshire Council is supporting Young Carers Awareness Day on 31 January to help raise awareness of the caring role young people undertake and the support that is available for them. This year, there is a key focus on young…

3 weeks ago
£200,000 extension unveiled at children’s centre

North Lincolnshire Council has invested £209,000 in building an extension at Manor Farm Children’s Centre, Scunthorpe, to house a pre-school and to expand the facilities on the site. The relocation of the pre-school from Priory Lane Community Centre to Manor…

1 month ago
£44,000 council grant will help children play in West Halton

North Lincolnshire Council has awarded £44,000 to West Halton and Coleby Parish Council for brand new play facilities in West Halton. The funding – from the council’s Community Grant Fund – will go towards a brand new play area and…

2 months ago
Book your place on childcare course

The council is holding the Introduction to Home-Based Childcare (IHBC) course for new childminders starting on Wednesday 30 January 2019, 6.30pm to 9pm at the Learning Development Centre, Scunthorpe. People who wish to register as a childminder working with children…

2 months ago
Quality of education in North Lincolnshire is better than ever

North Lincolnshire’s Annual Education Report, published today, highlights how children and young people in our area are getting a better quality of education than ever before. Improving learning and wellbeing outcomes for all our children remains a key focus for…

2 months ago
Find out about becoming a childminder

We’re holding a Childminder Briefing session on Wednesday 9 January 2019 at the Learning Development Centre, Enderby Road in Scunthorpe to provide information on becoming a childminder. The session from 6pm to 8pm will provide advice and details on the…

2 months ago
Council social work team wins prestigious national award

North Lincolnshire Council’s Children’s Services Case Management Team have won the gold award at the Social Worker of the Year Awards 2018. They won the Team of the Year, Children’s Services prize for their work with children in need, child protection and children…

3 months ago
Services for Children shortlisted for national award

North Lincolnshire Council’s Services for Children has been shortlisted in the Children’s Service category at the 2019 LGC Awards for its commitment to improving the lives of children. In North Lincolnshire, our focus is keeping children, young people and their…

3 months ago