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Health and Social Care 04 Jun 2018

Safeguarding team wins award for app use

Peterborough City Council's Safeguarding team is celebrating after winning an award for using a special app which helps children in social care get their voice across to professionals. The Mind of My Own (MOMO) app is  an award-winning app...

Health and Social Care 27 Apr 2018

Positive progress for the Family Safeguarding Team

Three months on from its formal launch, Peterborough's new Family Safeguarding Service is reporting positive progress. Family Safeguarding is a new approach to child protection, originally piloted in Hertfordshire. Peterborough City Council is...

Health and Social Care 20 Oct 2017

New service to support children's well-being and mental health

A new service which will support children and young people with their well-being and mental health will be launched in the new year. Peterborough City Council has been working with Cambridgeshire County Council and  the...

Health and Social Care 01 Aug 2017

Working parents encouraged to sign up for 30 hours’ free childcare

Working parents will be able to claim 30 hours of free childcare for three and four-year-olds if they meet the eligibility criteria, thanks to a new government scheme. The scheme means those eligible are entitled to an additional 15 hours from...