Change for Families – a new project with Take Three Days
Small Schools, Big Communities: Village Schools and Extended Services
Village schools, working as part of extended school clusters, are helping rural families to access childcare, support for parenting and training and skills development. It is important that spending cuts do not jeopardise these vital services in isolated communities.
More action needed to give rural children a sure start
Poor families in rural areas are missing out on services that families in towns and cities take for granted, including primary healthcare, continuing education, childcare and employment, a report by Capacity for the Commission for Rural Communities (CRC) has found.