Troubled Families expansion to focus on younger children and health problems

Joe Lepper
Tuesday, August 19, 2014

An expansion of the Troubled Families initiative is to focus on tackling poor health and supporting children under the age of five, the Department for Communities and Local Government (DCLG) has revealed.

Mental health issues and obesity have been highlighted as problems faced by "troubled families". Picture: Mark Pinder
Mental health issues and obesity have been highlighted as problems faced by "troubled families". Picture: Mark Pinder

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