The Directory - Things to do, places to
go and people to talk to in Hartlepool
Local Authority and Social Care Hartlepool Borough Council aims to provide high quality services that meet the needs of local people. We want to make our services as efficient and effective as possible. To do this we need to know whether we're getting it right…
For more information on support available please contact the Children's Hub (CHUB) on 01429 284284 or email childrenshub@hartlepool.gov.uk.
Important information for parents and carers about how the Council buys placements in special schools not managed by the Council (non-maintained and independent special schools) referred to as ‘settings’ throughout this letter, for children and young people 0 – 25 years From February 2016 the…
1 Hart 1 Mind1 Future Hartlepool’s Parent Led Forum for families of children with disabilities additional needs 1 Hart 1 Mind 1 Future is the recognised Parent Carer Forum (PCF) for Hartlepool and was established in 2008. This is a group of parents and carers of…
Personal Budgets are a key part of person centred care and support.  A personal budget is the mechanism that in conjunction with a plan enables the child/adult and their advocate, if they have one, to exercise greater choice and control over how their care and…
The Family Service Directory website aims to provide information on activities and services for children and young people.  Alternatively you can contact the Children's Hub (CHUB) on 01429 284284 or by email to childrenshub@hartlepool.gov.uk.
Every 3 and 4 year old child is entitled to 570 hours of free nursery entitlement per year.  Contact the Children's Hub on 01429 284284 or email childrenshub@hartlepool.gov.uk for more information.
Working Tax Credit tops up the earnings of working people (employed or self-employed) on low incomes, including those who do not have children. There is also additional financial help with costs for qualifying childcare. For further information you can telephone 0345 300 3900 or go…
School catchment areas can change from time to time. For the most up-to-date information please contact the School Admissions Team on 01429 523768.
For more information on childcare please contact the Children's Hub (CHUB) on 01429 284284 or by email to childrenshub@hartlepool.gov.uk.