Chloe Smith
MP for Norwich North
 

The Best for Norwich Children News

Autumn Statement

The Chancellor is right today to focus on growth, including helping people into work. He joins my consistent argument that it's economically right and morally right to include the talent and potential that could be in the UK workforce given the necessary support.   The Autumn...

Norwich gains national status as a ‘Sustainable Food Place’

A partnership of Norwich-based organisations has been awarded membership of Sustainable Food Places, a national network of over 90 local partnerships aimed at making local, healthy and sustainable food available to all.   Norwich joins other cities including Bristol, Brighton & Hove a...

Disabled Children's Partnership

I was pleased to be able to support the Disabled Children's Partnership with their recent call for information on the type of casework MPs deal with on behalf of disabled children and their families.   As a former Minister for Disabled People, Health and Work, it is hugely important to ...

Global Accessibility Awareness Day

Today is Global Accessibility Awareness Day.  In its 12th year, Global Accessibility Awareness Day aims to get everyone talking, thinking and learning about digital access, and the more than One Billion people worldwide with disabilities ...

Foster Care Fortnight

This week is the start of Foster Care Fortnight.    Foster Care Fortnight is The Fostering Network's annual campaign to raise the profile of fostering and show how foster care transforms lives.     Children and young people flourish in supportive, nur...

An ambitious Budget that helps people in Norwich

In the Autumn, the Government took tough decisions to restore stability, grip inflation and reduce debt. Thanks to measures introduced, inflation has started to fall, and economy is bouncing back, with record numbers of employees on the payroll both locally and nationally.  Today, the Chance...

Family hubs

I am delighted to see that Norfolk has been chosen by the Government as one of 75 eligible local authorities to take part in the Family Hubs and Start for Life programme in England.   The aim of the Family Hub programme is to join up and enhance services across Norfolk for co...