Support for families and young people
Information about safeguarding and who to contact if you have a concern about a child or young person.
Friends and family care
Family and friends carers (also known as Kinship Carers) play a unique role in helping children and young people to stay with people they know and trust if they cannot for whatever reason, live with their parents.
Opportunities for young people in Sunderland to get involved
In Sunderland we are committed to listening to children and young people. We want to involve you at every opportunity to ensure your voice is heard. You can get involved in an engagement group or by being part of a virtual network.
Children and young people - maintenance payments
Child maintenance is paid for children who live away from one or both of their parents.
Important information to all parents in relation to correct parental support.
Short breaks for carers of disabled children
Short breaks support carers to care more effectively for their children at home.
Support and activities for young people in Sunderland