Children and families

These pages provide useful information for parents, carers and childcare providers.

The Children’s Commissioner has created a children’s guide to coronavirus to help explain the situation. The guide aims to answer children’s questions about coronavirus, tell children how to stay safe and protect other people and how to help them make the best of their time at home.

BetterOff Salford

BetterOff Salford

We’re doing what we can to create a better and fairer Salford by tackling poverty and inequality and helping people to manage their money. BetterOff Salford, our new website will help you to:

  • Find out what benefits you may be entitled to and apply online
  • Look for jobs, record job search activity and see how your money changes when you move into work
  • Find advice on budgeting and debt issues

The website will help people to help themselves, especially those who want help when convenient to them.

Access BetterOff Salford