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NHS wellbeing webinars return for a new series

30 March 2021

As we pass the milestone of one year since the first lockdown, Thrive LDN and partners are launching another series of wellbeing webinars designed to support people and help them deal with the impact of the pandemic.

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Covid-19:Transition to home testing in secondary schools

24 March 2021

Following a number of queries from Headteachers and discussions with colleagues in Public Health, the Council have put together advice regarding pupils and Lateral Flow Tests. 

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Transition Day - 7 July 2021

17 March 2021

Following the letter from David Kilgallon sent to Headteachers last month in regard to improving the Year 6-7 transfer, Waltham Forest primary and secondary Headteachers have agreed that the first Wednesday of July is used across the borough as a ‘Yr 7 Transition Day’.

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Covid-19: Lateral Flow Test update

16 March 2020

A Public Health update and clarity on Lateral Flow Tests for primary schools

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Census 2021 - Supporting families

15 March 2021

Access information to help families to take part in the 2021 census

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Return to School booklet for families

4 March 2021

Children and Young people returning to school March 2021- Health information for parents and carers

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8 March 2021 return to school - Letter to families

4 March 2021

Letter to parents/carers regarding attendance at schools from Monday 8 March 2021

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Local London START careers platform for young people

2 March 2021

Launch of the Local London START careers platform for young people

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Department for Education Holiday Activity and Food Programme

24 February 2021

Department for Education Holiday Activity and Food Programme

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