More than a million books were taken out on loan from the county’s libraries in 2023, but unfortunately some have not been returned.
Cllr Bob Bowdler, lead member for children and families at East Sussex County Council, spoke directly to those attending the meeting about the need for more families to foster direct through the council’s in-house fostering service.
THE LIVES of the most vulnerable children in East Sussex are being improved by ‘consistently strong and effective’ support, an Ofsted inspection has found.
The help, protection and care children and young people are receiving from East Sussex County Council earned the authority an overall ‘good’ rating, while inspectors found the experiences and progress of children in care to be ‘outstanding’. Continue reading
East Sussex County Council set a balanced budget for 2024/25 at a meeting of the full council on Tuesday, February 6. Continue reading
The council has launched an initial six-month trial of the BSL interpreting service, SignLive, to ensure more residents can access the help and support they need.