Thurrock’s Young People & Families Directory
This is Thurrock's Local Offer and online directory of local services to help children, young people and families.
The information and advice here is for young people up to the age of 25, parents, prospective parents, carers, and anyone working with children and families.
e-mail or telephone us on 01375 652801.
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What is a Personal Budget?
A personal budget is one of the ways of giving you more choice and control about the way your child is supported. Find out more by viewing the information and guidance pages.
Becoming a Childminder
Thinking of Becoming a Childminder? First Steps: Before applying to become a childminder there is a great deal to consider and questions to ask. If you would like to become a childminder in Thurrock, your first step is to attend a Childminder Briefing Session. The…
Education, health and care plans (EHCP)
Special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) can affect a child or young person’s ability to learn. They can affect their: behaviour or ability to socialise, for example they struggle to make friends reading and writing, for example because they have dyslexia ability to understand things…