This website is currently under review and information may not be accurate. We are refreshing the overarching partnership priorities for children and young people in Lancashire and expect these to be published, supported by new governance arrangements, in autumn 2018.

District priorities: An overview

 

Each area of Lancashire has its own characteristics and specific areas of need. This is a summary of agreed priorities to meet local needs. These priorities will help us to commission services together for children, young people and their families.
County
 
·         CAF / Continuum of Need
·         Early Support
·         Working Together with Families
·         Transforming Service Delivery
 
Burnley
·         School Attendance
·         Early Years Foundation Stage
·         Domestic Abuse
·         Drugs and Alcohol
 
Chorley
·         Reducing Risk Taking Behaviours Amongst Children and Young People
·         Early Intervention Support for Children, Young People and Families
·         Reducing Young People Not in Education, Employment or Training (NEET)
·         Things to Do and Places to Go for Children, Young People and Families

 
Fylde

·         Persistent Absence
·         Emotional Health and Wellbeing
·         Family Support
·         Domestic Abuse and Child Sexual Exploitation
·         Road Safety – Young, Affluent Drivers and Passengers
 
Hyndburn
·         Child Sexual Exploitation
·         Domestic Violence
·         Drugs and Alcohol
·         Educational Attainment
·         Participation and Engagement of CYP
 
Lancaster
·         Working Together with Families (WTWF)
·         Early Support
·         Supporting Other Countywide Initiatives (Including Transforming Service Delivery and the Continuum of Need)
·         Local Knowledge
·         Operation of the Trust
 
Pendle
·         Narrowing the Gap in Educational Attainment
·         Reducing the Number of NEET Young People (16-18)
·         Infant Mortality
·         Reducing Child Obesity
·         Safeguarding
 
Preston
·         Supporting Parents and Children in Priority Areas to Reduce Neglect
·         Reducing Risk Taking Behaviours – Sexual Health, Alcohol, Substance Misuse and Domestic Abuse
·         Healthy Weight – Reduce Childhood Obesity and Increased Uptake and Maintenance of Breastfeeding
·         Reduce the Number of Young People Who are Not in Education, Employment or Training
 
Ribble Valley
·         Children and Young People's Health and Wellbeing are Optimised Through Healthy Lifestyle Choices
·         Children and Young People are Safe and Effectively Protected from Physical and Emotional Harm
·         Children and Young People Access and Make Effective Use of a Range of Positive Activities in Their Spare Time
  
Rossendale
·         Tackling Alcohol and its Implications Including Implications, Risk Taking Behaviour – Sexual Health and Parenting Issues
·         Reducing the Number of Young People Who Are NEET
·         Working Together With Families
 
South Ribble
·         Early Intervention
·         Risk Taking Behaviour
·         Things To Do / Places To Go
 
West Lancashire
·         Reducing School Exclusions
·         Narrow the Gap in Educational Attainment
·         Increase Proportion of CYP With a Healthy Weight
·         Reduce Risk Taking Behaviour
·         Things to Do, Places to Go
·         Increase the Proportion of YP who are EET
 
Wyre
·         CAF / Continuum of Need
·         Early Support
·         Working Together with Families
·         Transforming Service Delivery – Service Offer, Budget Holding Lead Professional, Shared Location, Holiday Activities Programme