Me and my family

My child is starting or leaving nursery/school

  1. I would like information on Nursery school places and funding

    Information to help you find Nursey school places and childcare in your area is available on the Somerset County Council website.

    Information on the 30 hours free child care

    You may be entitled to 30 hours free child care, eligibility and how to apply can be found on the government website.

    Information on funding for Early Years childcare

    Information on Early Years childcare and how to apply for funding can be found on the Somerset County Council website.

  2. I would like information about locals Schools

    Information to help you choose a school and apply for a school place can be found on the Somerset County Council website.

  3. I would like to find out my child's school term dates

    The school term dates for schools in South Somerset can be found on the Somerset County website.

  4. Can I apply for free school meals?

    Children attending a Somerset County Council School may be entitled to free school meals if their parent or carer receive certain benefits.

    More information can be found on the Somerset County Council website.

  5. I need help with school clothing

    If you would like help with the cost of your school uniform, go to the Somerset County Council website for information.

  6. I need support with school transport

    If you would like to apply for travel assistance for your child to travel to school please go the Somerset County Council website.

  7. I would like to make an appeal about a School placement

    Information to help you appeal a school admissions decision can be found on the Somerset County Council website.

  8. I would like information on the transition between schools

    For information and advice relating to a child changing schools during term time please go to the Somerset County Council website.

  9. My child is going into further education

    I would like to apply for 16 to 19 Bursary Fund. For more information on the support available to help with education related costs and transport please go to the government website.

    Depending on your circumstances, you may be entitled to a discount on your Council Tax bill. View our discounts and exemptions page for more information.

  10. I would like information on transport for 16-19 year olds

    Information on how to apply for County bus pass for students aged 16 - 25 please go to the Somerset County Council website.

  11. I would like information on work experience, volunteering and careers advice

    Careers advice

    If you would like information and advice about jobs, careers and training please go to the government website.

    Information on work experience and volunteering

    To find out about work experience placements and volunteering opportunities available, visit our work with us webpage.

    Information on apprenticeships

    Information to help you find and apply for an apprenticeship can be found on the government and Somerset Choices websites.

    Information about traineeships

    Traineeships are an education and training programme with work experience to help young people to become work ready. If you would like more information, please go to the government website.

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