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In the unlikely event that this number is unavailable due to a fault please use 01768 895019. This should be used in exceptional circumstances and should not be used during office hours (9am to 5pm Monday to Thursday and 9am to 4.30pm Friday).
There are currently over 112,000 children and young people aged 0-19 in Cumbria. These children and their families are our key 'customers'. All our services are geared towards championing children and young people and improving outcomes for them and their families by ensuring they receive swift and timely access to the services they need.
Our ambition for children and young people as reflected in our council plan is that -
We want Cumbria to be a great place to be a child and grow up in; a place of opportunity where young people are able to live happy and productive lives; a place where young people will want to live and work in the future.As a Directorate we have four values that inform everything we do
You can find out more about each of these areas by following the links to the left. In addition, there are quick links to Frequency Used Pages and signposting pages for key groups including parent and children and young people. We hope that you'll find these pages useful, but if you have any ideas for how we can improve them please contact us.