Home Children, families, and safeguarding
Children in care
If you can't keep living with your parents, we'll help you to go and live somewhere else.
Early Help is what we call the support we give to children and families as soon as problems start.
Fostering and adoption
Information about adopting a child, becoming a foster carer, or providing supported lodgings.
Details of organisations working to safeguard young people, and how to report a concern about a child.
Support for families
Information about childcare, Family Hubs (children's centres), and being ready for school.
Have your say about children's services, including giving us good feedback or sending a complaint.
Kinship care is where children are cared for by members of their extended family, friends, or other people they’re connected to.
Children's care jargon buster
The children's care jargon buster explains some of the terms used in children's social care.
South Tees Youth Justice Service
Working with young people, parents, victims of crime and partners, to prevent and reduce crime.
Middlesbrough Children Matter
In Middlesbrough Children’s Services our mission is to show Middlesbrough children they matter.