Childcare, children and fostering

Financial support for families

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    Free school meals

    Find out how to apply for free school meals for your child.

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    Paying for school uniforms

    School uniforms and all the extras can be expensive. Read some advice which may help you reduce some of the costs.

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    School travel expenses

    Find out more about applying for free bus tickets, travel passes, and bursaries for students.

Child protection

Decision making

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    Policies, strategies and reviews

    We use policy and strategy documents to guide our decisions. We also use them to develop and run our services fairly and consistently.

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    Councillors and committees

    Councillors are responsible for agreeing provision of services and how the council's money is spent.