What is it?: It’s a service offering early help for the 0-19 age range.
• The Prevention Service brings together staff currently working in separate services (Integrated Services, Children’s centre support, Youth Support Services, aspects of Education Social Work, aspects of Early Years support, and Healthy Child Services [5-19].) •
Staff who have a wide range of skills and expertise, who work together locally in one place to ensure that children, young people and families have speedier and easier access to the best possible support and help, when they need it.
There are12 locally based Area Prevention Teams across North Yorkshire. ( we are in Craven)
• The Prevention Service will only work with the agreed consent of the family or young person.
There is a leaflet in the main entrance of school if you want to ask more...