Family Information


If you need support, have a question or want information please get in touch with one of the team.

How to contact us:

Children & Family Services:  Telephone 01720 424490  Email:

Children's Social Care:  If you need to speak to a social worker please telephone 01720 424481 - calls will be answered or forwarded.  During out of hours please telephone 01720 422699 and ask the children’s duty social worker to call you back.


The Early Years Team can be contacted by email:

SEND & Inclusion We are available to support with any questions or concerns relating to children's SEND and inclusion via telephone, email, Microsoft Teams calls or a preferred method of communication in consultation with each family.


The Local Offer has up to date information for families with SEND and disabilities.  If you are looking for information or have a question please contact:


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Handi app, get expert advice for common childhood illnesses
Saturday SENsationals Group
Healthy start check to see if you're eligible
Local Offer Scilly link to website
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A series of podcasts from Cornwall Council offering hints, tips and insight into topics such as routines, moving school, the teenage brain, sensory overload and much more. To find out more visit the Support for Cornwall website

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To keep up-to-date with Children’s Services and Useful Information


We have information and resources on all sorts of topics such as sleep, bereavement, support organisations, financial support, safety online, mental wellbeing and more on this website and how to access services. 


If you are looking for information or have a question, please get in touch with us.

Worried about a child?

Whether you are a member of the public or a professional.  If you have a concern about a child or a young person, please contact Children's Social Care:

Children's Social Care

Tel:  01720 424483    Out of hours: 01720 422699


You can make an anonymous referral to Children's Social Care or if you would prefer contact NSPCC Tel: 0808 800 5000 email:

If you have immediate concerns for a child's safety, dial 999 and ask for the Police.

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Local Offer Scilly

Local Offer Scilly provides information about the available provision to children and young people with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND) and their families on the Isles of Scilly

Family Scilly


Welcome to Family Scilly an information resource for you and your family. 


With tips and advice, where to go for support and how to access services.

If you can't find the information you are looking for please contact us.