What is Delivering Special Provision Locally* (DSPL)?
DSPL is a Hertfordshire-wide partnership approach where parents, carers, staff in early years settings and schools, further education colleges, local authority officers and representatives from other agencies, work together as part of an Area Group, to ensure that there is a range of provision and support services available in their local community.
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Link Family Services covers Adeyfield, Grovehill, Woodhall Farm and Highfield. They provide a variety of services and activities, often beyond the school day, to help meet the needs of children, families and the wider community.
Hemel Hempstead East Children's Centres provide various services to young children aged 0-5 years and their families in Adeyfield, Highfield and St.Pauls. It is a central point where families can access information and services from a team of professionals working in a wide range of fields. The aim of Windmill Children’s Centre is to support services that already exist in the area as well as to provide additional services to help children, their families and carers reach their full potential.
PURPOSE BUILT NURSERY... Jack in the Box at Yewtree based in Highfield is situated within the grounds of Yewtree Primary School.
At Jack in the Box their aim is provide a happy and safe environment where all children can develop to their full potential. They believe that early childhood is the foundation for a child’s journey through life. Each stage of development and learning should be valued and respected in its own right.
Jack in th Box welcome all children aged 2 years to 5 years and endeavour to meet their individual needs and have an intake as follows:
- 2 year old funding for entitled parents.
- 3 and 4 year old government funding.
- Fee paying customers
For more details please contact Jenny on 01442 252846.
Click on the Herts Police link above to take you to the Hertfordshire Constabulary website where you will find out lots of useful information including contact details and telephone numbers.
The NCA's CEOP Command (formerly the Child Exploitation and Online Protection Centre) works with child protection partners across the UK and overseas to identify the main threats to children and coordinates activity against these threats to bring offenders to account. We protect children from harm online and offline, directly through NCA led operations and in partnership with local and international agencies.
The Muddy Herts Half Term Survival Guide is a great source of information for parents on what to do and where to go in Herts. It’s jam-packed with things that crafty kids will love, outdoor fun – as well as all sorts of choices for the theatre and cinema when we encounter those inevitable belated spring showers! Muddy Stilettos Herts is a lifestyle blog with readers across the county.
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