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Children's Service ( 8.30. )

LOCAL INFORMATION

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Children's Service

 

Extent:      Jersey

Updated:   15 January 2020

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Words you may need to know

Promote -  encourage

Safeguard - look after; keep from harm

Well-being - good health, safety and comfort

Accessing – reaching

Assessment - review or consideration of all the circumstances

Specialist - highly trained or expert in something

Residential – accommodation or live in services

 

The Children's Service

It is the aim of the Children’s Service to provide services that promote, safeguard and improve the wellbeing of all children and their families in Jersey.

 

Contact details:  

Children's Service, Liberte House, 19-23 La Motte Street, St Helier, Jersey, JE2 4SY

 

Telephone: 443500                                        

 

The Children’s Service website

See:      About Children's Social Care Services (gov.je)

It contains information about the Children’s Service including:

 

-          What does the Children’s Service do?

-          Accessing the Children’s Service

-          Specialist Teams and Services
- assessment and child protection team

- childcare team
- homefinding team (fostering, adoption and residential care)
- residential services
- family centre / family support services