Children & Families

Factsheets on support and services

We want our information to be accessible, easy to use and up-to-date, so we have produced a series of factsheets on all areas of our work.

These factsheets contain basic information on how we can support you and the services we offer. They also include contact details so that you can find out more information if you need it.

Print off any factsheets that you need and feel free to distribute them. If information changes we will update the factsheets on this page, so check the date on the factsheets to make sure you have the most up-to-date version.

Our factsheets have been designed to print clearly on colour and black and white printers.

A list of current factsheets image - PDF icon (102KB - pdf help) is available for display in social care offices and will be updated regularly.

Adoption

Children in care

  1. Supervised contact for children in care December 2014 image - PDF icon (140KB - pdf help)
  2. Health assessments for children in care May 2013 image - PDF icon (144KB - pdf help)

DISC Devon's family information service

  1. Paying for childcare May 2014 image - PDF icon (122KB - pdf help)
  2. Tax credits March 2014 image - PDF icon (141KB - pdf help)
  3. Employer childcare vouchers March 2014 image - PDF icon (109KB - pdf help)
  4. Choosing childcare March 2014 image - PDF icon (125KB - pdf help)
  5. Using a home childcarer March 2014 image - PDF icon (69KB - pdf help)
  6. Childminding between friends March 2014 image - PDF icon (104KB - pdf help)
  7. Applying for Early Years Entitlement March 2014 image - PDF icon (108KB - pdf help)

Early Years and Childcare Service information for professionals

  1. Registering with OFSTED April 2010 image - PDF icon (118KB - pdf help)
  2. Becoming a home childcarer March 2014 image - PDF icon (119KB - pdf help)
  3. Helping children learn April 2010 image - PDF icon (111KB - pdf help)
  4. School Age Care Environment Rating scale April 2011 image - PDF icon (127KB - pdf help)

Family Support Service

  1. Eastern Activity Scheme March 2010 image - PDF icon (126KB - pdf help)
  2. Residential Short Breaks March 2010 image - PDF icon (133KB - pdf help)
  3. Family Integrated Support Service March 2010 image - PDF icon (129KB - pdf help)
  4. Complex Healthcare Service March 2010 image - PDF icon (126KB - pdf help)
  5. Enabling Scheme March 2010 image - PDF icon (131KB - pdf help)
  6. Multi-Sensory Impairment Service October 2011 image - PDF icon (118KB - pdf help)
  7. Palliative Care Service July 2011 image - PDF icon (126KB - pdf help)
  8. Southern Inclusion Services October 2011 image - PDF icon (126KB - pdf help)

Sensory

  1. Support for families of children with hearing loss January 2009 image - PDF icon (140KB - pdf help)