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Poole Opinion Panel.

Results

We asked you about your satisfaction with the range of services for children and young people. Over 75% of residents are satisfied with education and play areas

  • Primary Education (83%)

  • Pre-school education (82%)

  • Play areas (81%)

  • Secondary Education (77%)

  • Further education (75%)

Residents were least satisfied with the range (36%) and quality (38%) of activities for children aged 13-19. 

Respondents told us that of the 26 outcomes of the Children and Young People's Plan they felt were most important. The five most important outcomes were:

  • Achieve to the best of their ability and enjoy learning new things (44%)

  • Get a good job that earns them a living (41%)

  • Feel safe where they live and in school (40%)

  • Enjoy regular exercise and eat healthy food (38%)

  • Avoid getting drunk, smoking or taking drugs (38%)

Parents prioritised the following outcomes:

  • Achieve to the best of their ability and enjoy learning new things (52%)

  • Feel safe where they live and in school (50%)

  • Feel good about themselves and be emotionally strong (44%)

  • Enjoy regular exercise and eat healthy food (38%)

  • Get a good job that earns them a living (36%)

  • Develop self-confidence and cope with changes (34%)

Rachel Folley, Children's and Young Peoples Services, "it's important that parents' views are a key input to strategic planning for Children Services". Council data and the views of stakeholders including children and young people and POPs parents/grandparents identified priorities include: child poverty, mental health and emotional well-being, tackling inequalities, social links and relationship and family issues. 

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