Providers of children's centres look at new models to offset budget cuts

Jess Brown
Tuesday, January 5, 2016

As local authority data reveals a doubling of cuts in spending on children's centres, forcing them to prioritise the protection of statutory functions, a DfE report suggests that councils' ability to do this is being stretched to the limit.

Children’s centres took the brunt of deep budget reductions during the year 2014/15. Picture: Lucie Carlier
Children’s centres took the brunt of deep budget reductions during the year 2014/15. Picture: Lucie Carlier

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