Find a school Information on schools and centres in Cumbria School closures A list of school closures in Cumberland and Westmorland and Furness School admissions Apply for a school place School transport Home to school transport Early help and learning Early help information for professionals Free school meals and clothing vouchers Apply online to see if your child or children can get free school meals and clothing vouchers. In certain circumstances free school meals are available to families with no recourse to public funds. School term and holiday dates Find school term and holiday dates Courses for adults Adult learning Special educational needs (SEND) SEND Local Offer Mental health and emotional wellbeing for children and young people Mental health guidance and advice for schools Health protection and health education resources Infection Prevention and Control (IPC) resources for education settings Cumbria Outdoors Outdoor education for children, young people and adults School organisation School organisation - making sure there are school places available Learning Support Service Traded Services - Learning Support Service Virtual school for children looked after Cumbria virtual school is responsible for raising the educational standards of Cumbria's Children Looked After (CLA). Contact Children's Services Children's Services contacts in Cumberland Learning Improvement Service The Learning Improvement Service is a team of officers who specialise in early years, primary, secondary, and post 16 education, the virtual school and support for school governance. Information for schools Youth Offending Service, early career framework for teachers, Public Health 5-19, school finance, school organisation Inclusion Service Support in accessing education Holiday activities and food (HAF) programme If your child has free school meals you can find and book free childrens' activities and events in the school holidays. Help paying for childcare How to find out if you can get help with your childcare costs and where the childcare is in your area. Lowther Street Trust Financial support to help promote the education of young people aged under 25 that live in the Carlisle area.