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    Silver Week - celebrating the contribution older people make to the local community

    Barnet will celebrate Silver Week with an exciting programme of festivities taking place from Sunday 1 to Saturday 7 October.

    Last updated: 28 September, 2017

    Adult social care

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    Making a difference to a child’s life

    Do you have more to give?

    Last updated: 25 September, 2017

    Children, young people and families

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    Barnet launches social work academy

    Barnet Council will today (25 July) officially launch an innovative ‘academy’ aimed at recruiting, developing and helping retain social workers.

    Last updated: 25 July, 2017

    Children, young people and families

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    OFSTED inspection findings

    OFSTED completed an inspection of Children’s Services and a review of the effectiveness of the Local Children’s Safeguarding Board between 25 April and 18 May 2017.

    Last updated: 7 July, 2017

    Children, young people and families

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    Advice on staying safe during the heatwave

    With temperatures set to remain high there are a number of practical pointers for vulnerable groups such as older people, young children and those with long term health conditions to help them stay safe.

    Last updated: 20 June, 2017

    Adult social care

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    Building carer-friendly communities

    Last updated: 14 June, 2017

    Adult social care

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    Celebrating the people who make a difference this Volunteers' Week

    Last updated: 31 May, 2017

    Housing and Community

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    Three-year partnership with Unicef launched

    Barnet Council has become the first local authority in London to begin a three-year partnership with global children’s organisation Unicef.

    Last updated: 19 May, 2017

    Children, young people and families

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    Could you become a foster carer?

    Fostering Fortnight begins this week with Barnet Council highlighting the essential role foster carers play throughout the borough.

    Last updated: 9 May, 2017

    Children, young people and families

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    Young people have their say

    More than 100 children and young people from across the borough gathered last week to voice their views during Barnet’s ‘Youthorium’.

    Last updated: 3 March, 2017

    Children, young people and families