London Borough of Croydon

Children and families services & information

  • Advocacy services for children and young people

    Advocacy services for children and young people

  • Child protection and safeguarding

    This information provides guidance about children who may need protection from harm and how to keep those children safe.

  • Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service

    Croydon Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service delivers mental health and related social care services.

  • Croydon children and families partnership

    Children and families partnership previously known as Croydon Children's Trust is a partnership of all those that work with children in the borough.

  • Healthy Start vouchers

    With Healthy Start, you get free vouchers every week to spend on milk, plain fresh and frozen fruit and vegetables, and infant formula milk. You can also get free vitamins

  • SEND Social care services

    The Special Educational Needs and Disability (SEND) social care service, is for children and young people with disabilities, aged 0-18. And their families who require support over and above what is available through universal and community services. 

  • Money

    Money management, personal budgets, grants, benefits and support available.

  • Independent living - Young adults

    Including: employment, housing and getting involved in your community.

  • Health

    Health services available for children and young adults in Croydon.

  • Hospice care for children

    Children's hospices provide respite and terminal care for children suffering from life-limiting conditions.

  • The Croydon Virtual School for children

    Croydon Virtual School for children in care and is a structure to improve the education of CLA. It enables the attainment, progression, attendance, exclusion and out of school hours learning of children in care to be monitored and tracked to enable support to be put in place where needed.