Universal Credit is coming and shall be replacing six benefits and tax credits with a single monthly payment if you are on a low income or out of work. Universal Credit is gradually being introduced across the country and the King’s Lynn area has started the benefit for single person claimants. Click here to access further links about Universal Credit.
Cultural Competency Project: Cambridgeshire, Peterborough and Norfolk Local Safeguarding Children Boards were funded by the Department for Education (DfE) to undertake an innovative project that pools knowledge and concerns across the Boards to improve the effectiveness of safeguarding practice. The three Boards shared concerns about the way agencies work with Eastern European migrant families, particularly around the identification of safeguarding risks and delivering effective interventions with children and young people. The findings from the project are accessible here.