29 September 2016
We need BME foster carers
Did you know almost a quarter of children needing loving foster families are from black and minority ethnic backgrounds?
26 September 2016
20 Million Steps 'x2'
Our 20 Million Steps weekend has now ended. You can continue to log your steps using our online form.
16 September 2016
Proud to foster disabled children
Lots of children coming into care have physical and mental disabilities, medical needs and learning difficulties. They need a caring, nurturing home where they can feel safe, wanted, and be given the chances they need to thrive.
9 September 2016
You could be a foster carer
We’re always looking for new foster carers, and this week our campaign focuses on fostering teenagers.
1 September 2016
Back to school
All the information you need for the start of the school year in one place.
30 August 2016
Our Woods project in Corby
Corby’s "Deep Roots Tall Trees" (DRTT) are set to deliver a major new arts project inspired by Corby’s woodlands.
26 August 2016
Start your adoption story with us
There are over 1000 children in care across Northamptonshire now, and many of these are waiting for loving, permanent homes.
8 July 2016
Be scam aware
Trading Standards is working with Citizens Advice this National Scams Awareness Month which aims to help stop people falling prey to scams.
16 June 2016
Volunteer in your library this summer
Do you know anyone who has a long summer holiday to fill and who loves books and reading plus wants to gain confidence working with children and meet new people?
1 April 2016
Tour Ride Northamptonshire
Amateur cyclists are invited to sign-up for the Tour Ride Northamptonshire, the official sportive of the Aviva Women’s Tour, taking place on Sunday 17th July.
29 February 2016
Budget and Council Plan
The Budget and Council Plan for 2016/17 have now been agreed by Full Council.
23 February 2016
Adult Learning summer programme now open!
We’re now taking bookings for adult learning courses with starting dates from April to July. Search our huge online catalogue and find something that’s right for you, for work, for life, and for wellbeing.
11 February 2016
Think you have the flu?
Colds and flu share some of the same symptoms but are caused by different viruses.
11 January 2016
Information about service disruption during winter weather.
4 January 2016
We need foster carers!
We have launched an urgent appeal for foster carers after the number of children in care in the county has reached a record high
16 November 2015
Give a child the life they deserve
Families in Northamptonshire are being asked to consider whether they could offer a loving, safe and stable home to a child by becoming a fostering family.
10 November 2015
Are you in to win?
Northamptonshire Waste Partnership is rewarding food waste recyclers with a new competition.
4 November 2015
Free childcare for two year olds
If you are the parent or carer of a two year old child and receive certain benefits you could be entitled to free childcare and education
19 October 2015
Bring Northamptonshire History Home
The Northamptonshire Archive, based at Wootton Hall Park in Northampton, has launched a range of high quality products featuring selected images from the archive collection.
21 September 2015
Be a foster carer!
For children in foster care, it’s the little things that mean so much, and by being a foster carer you can make a huge difference to a child’s life.
10 September 2015
The new Young Northants website covers everything from health and education advice to information about staying safe and getting out and about.
21 May 2015
We are currently moving all of the pages on this website onto our new website. See a list of services available on our new website.