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Lewisham is the 13th largest borough in London, by population and the fifth largest in inner London, with a population of around 292,000 (Mid-year estimate, ONS, 2014). This is estimated to rise to over 318,000 by 2021.
The Children and Young People's Forum is in touch with more than 400 voluntary and community organisations working with children and young people in Lewisham.
The London Borough of Lewisham has developed a new Early Help Strategy, and much work has been undertaken to revise the structures of referral, assessment and action planning.