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Child Safety Week

Child Safety Week will be taking place from the 1st to 7th June 2015 so please look out for safety events taking place across the borough. We also have a range of safety information and advice for families. More info...

The Big London Energy Switch

Together we could get cheaper gas and electricity for your home

Join the collective energy switching scheme supported by Redbridge Council to receive cheaper and better electricity and gas deals from the energy supply market. Taking part in the Big London Energy Switch has saved some residents on average £260 per year More info...

Free childcare places for 2, 3 and 4's

All three and four year olds are entitled to up to 15 hours of free early education a week during term times as well as 40% of two year olds. Don't let your child miss out on their free early education place! More info on 3 and 4s | More info on 2s 

Primary school applications

The deadline for primary school applications has now passed. You will still need to apply for a school place if your child was born between 1st September 2010 and 31st August 2011, however it will be considered as a late application. If you child was born between 1st September 2011 and 31st August 2012 the application process will open in September 2015. More info...

Local SEND Offer | Redbridge

The Redbridge Local SEND Offer is now online! If you are a parent/carer of a child with a special educational need or disability (SEND) then please visit the Informed Families pages - which has details of all services and support available to children and young people with SEND. More info...

Universal Free School Meals

From September 2014 all children in Reception, Year 1 and Year 2 will be eligible for Universal Free School Meals. By registering your entitlement you will benefit the school your child/children attend. More info...

Extra support for your child?

When your child needs extra support, we want to find the best way forward as soon as possible.  CAF is a way of working together, putting your family at the centre of decisions made about your child. More info...

Abuse in the home?

If you or somebody you know is experiencing any form of violence or abuse within the home, do not suffer in silence.  There are various support groups and organisations that are there to provide help and support. More info...

Worried about a child's welfare?

If you have concerns about a child's welfare or suspect that a child is being neglected, abused or sexually exploited, please contact the Child Protection and Assessment Team.  More info... 

The Notice Board

Fun Day Sundays are back at Valentines Mansion! Enjoy free activities with a different theme on the last Sunday of every month!  More info here...
Sugar Swaps: It’s surprising how much sugar builds up in your family’s diet. At breakfast time… in drinks… in after school snacks and, of course, puddings. But sign up for Sugar Swaps and we’ll help you cut back. More info here...
Keeping your little one safe in water: The Redbridge Local Safeguarding Children Board have produced a leaflet with advice and guidance on how to help keep your child safe near water. View PDF here...
Breastfeeding Welcome Venues and support There are now 49 venues in Redbridge signed up to the Breastfeeding Welcome Venue Scheme, including cafes, restaurants, Children's Centres and more. More info here...
More 2 Year Old Childcare Places Now Available! Redbridge Council is now able to fund even more early education places for two year olds. More info here...
Get active and Do More! Many local leisure and library events and activities are published in the Redbridge  'Do More' Guides. View the latest editions for adults and children. More info here...
FREE Welfare Benefit Advice Surgeries now available: what to claim, how to claim, thinking of going back to work and need benefit advice? One to one support is available. More info here...
Redbridge and the First World War exhibition: This major exhibition by Redbridge Museum will explore the local impacts of the war on Redbridge. More info here...