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Cafe Heart This cafe in Scarborough is part of the Healthier Choices scheme.
Cafe View This cafe in Scarborough is part of the scheme and committed to providing healthier food options.
Cairn Hotel Cairn Hotel is a wedding venue in Harrogate, North Yorkshire.
Cambridge House This bed and breakfast in Reeth are providing healthier choices in their breakfast menu.
Can I foster? All kinds of people foster. People often think that they can't foster because they're single, work full-time or are too old, but none of these things matter.
Cancer awareness The risk of getting cancer is down to our genes as well as our environment and aspects of our lives, many of which we can control.
Cans You can recycle tins and cans, free of charge, at all our household waste recycling centres.
Car chemicals Car chemicals are accepted, free of charge, at all of our household waste recycling centres.
Car Parts You can recycle various parts of cars at all our household waste recycling centres.
Cardboard You can recycle cardboard, free of charge, at all our household waste recycling centres.
Cardiovascular disease Cardiovascular disease is the biggest killer of adults after cancer and is a common reason for premature death.
Care Act The Care Act introduced changes to the way care and support is delivered. You can find out more about these changes here.
Care at home Home care can help you continue to live independently and safely in your own home.
Care leavers: identity, community and society Develop your interests, participate in groups, clubs or voluntary work; meet other care leavers; and have your say about how we support you.
Care leavers: independent living skills Practical support is available to make sure you can build life skills including self-care, cooking, shopping, laundry and budgeting.
Care leavers: your accommodation and where you live Learn about the different support and housing options available for care leavers, including ‘staying put’ and supported lodgings.
Care leavers: your education, training and employment We support care leavers to reach their goals and fulfil their potential with accessing higher and further education, and work opportunities.
Care leavers: your finances and documents We help with budgeting, provide allowances to help with essential purchases or emergencies, and help keep your important documents safe.
Care leavers: your health and development Find out how we can support you to be active, take care of yourself, and stay healthy, as you move into adulthood.
Care leavers: your relationships We support you to develop good relationships with people who are important to you, whether that’s family members, foster carers or teachers.
Care leavers: your right to be heard We make sure your views are listened to. Find out how an advocate could help your voice be heard. Also, how to access your records.
Care services directory The care services directory contains information about social care services available in North Yorkshire and lists care and nursing homes.
Careers in adult social care Find out about adult social care careers in North Yorkshire from our Make Care Matter website.
Careers in highways and transport Find out about careers in highways and transport and the work we do in North Yorkshire.
Carentan House Cafe This care home is in Selby is part of the healthier choices scheme and offering its guests and residents healthier food options.
Carer assessment A carer assessment helps you to think about your caring role, how it affects your life and what support you may need.
Carer support groups and organisations Information about carer support groups and local support available from one of the five carers' centres in North Yorkshire.
Carer's emergency card The carer's emergency card identifies you as a carer if you have an accident or cannot identify yourself. It is the size of a credit card.
Carers Find out about carers, the support available to carers, take a carer assessment and join the carers' forum.
Carlton Towers View information about Carlton Towers.
Carpet or rugs You can take carpet and rugs, free of charge, to all our household waste recycling centres.
Carrier bags You can take carrier bags or plastic bags, free of charge, to all our household waste recycling centres.
Cartons You can take cartons, free of charge, to all our household waste recycling centres.
Castle and stately home wedding venues View castles and stately home wedding venues.
Castle Howard View information about Castle Howard.
Catterick Bridge household waste recycling centre Opening times, location and waste taken at Catterick Bridge HWRC.
Catterick community library Information about Catterick community library including contact details and services offered.
Cawood bridge refurbishment Information about the refurbishment to Cawood bridge in Selby.
Cecilia's Pizzeria This pizzeria near Skipton is part of the Healthier Choices scheme, and has committed to providing healthy food options.
Cedar Court Hotel Cedar Court Hotel is a wedding venue in Harrogate, North Yorkshire.
Census information A nationwide census is completed, by the Office for National Statistics, every 10 years. It counts all people and households throughout the country.
Chairman of the council The chairman's duty is to represent and promote the council at all civic and ceremonial occasions as well as chair the full council meetings.
Changing or correcting a birth record How to change a name or make a correction on your child's birth certificate.
Changing Places Changing Places are toilets designed to provide extra facilities for people with severe or multiple disabilities.
Changing schools and late applications Read advice about changing schools, make an in-year application for a school place outside the normal dates and find out what to do if you miss a deadline.
Chapelgarth Estate View information about Chapelgarth Estate.
Chapters Hotel & Restaurant Chapters Hotel & Restaurant is a wedding venue in Stokesley, North Yorkshire
Charles Bathurst Inn View information about Charles Bathurst Inn.
Check your application progress Check your application progress if you have already applied for a vacancy.
Check yourself: self-care Prevent illness and problems in the future by caring for yourself. You can test your heart age or BMI or attend a free NHS health check.
Chemicals Household chemicals and fuels are accepted, free of charge, at all our household waste recycling centres.
Child protection We investigate all cases when people are worried that a child may be at risk of being harmed or is not being looked after properly.
Child protection orders Family courts have the power to make orders to protect children from harm caused by abuse or neglect.
Children and families
Children and family care Useful documents to download including information and support for looked-after children and about fostering and care.
Children and family hubs Find out about the sessions, courses, activities, services and support our children and family hubs offer to families across North Yorkshire.
Children's and young people's mental health It's important to tackle mental health issues in early life and help children move on to positive and fulfilled lives.
Children's centres volunteering Information about volunteering at children's centres in North Yorkshire and how to apply.
Children's hearings Court hearings concerning children take place in a number of different courts.
Children's social care complaints If you are unhappy about the services we provide to a child or young person, please tell us.
Choosing and applying for a school for children and young people with SEND See advice about choosing a school for a child or young person with special educational needs and disabilities and browse schools near you.
Choosing childcare Find childcare on our interactive map; learn about types of settings, including childminders and nurseries; and access the provider portal.
Christmas trees You can recycle Christmas trees, free of charge, at all household waste recycling centres.
Citizens' panel Our citizens' panel is a group of residents who share their views and ideas to help us understand local people's priorities.
Citizenship ceremonies Find out about the citizenship ceremony and what to do before and on the day.
Civil partnerships Information about the legal requirements for civil partnerships and how to arrange a ceremony.
Cleveland Tontine View information about Cleveland Tontine.
Climate change and health Find out how climate change, known as global warming or the greenhouse effect, may affect human health now and in the future.
Clinical waste Clinical waste cannot be accepted at any household waste recycling centres.
Coastal wedding venues View wedding venues near the seaside.
Colburn community library Information about Colburn community library including contact details and services offered.
Comments and complaints Make a compliment, comment or complaint online or find out how we handle complaints, fraud investigations and whistleblowing.
Commercial waste We accept certain types of commercial waste at all of our household waste recycling centres.
Commercial waste disposal and charges We accept certain types of commercial waste at all of our household waste recycling centres.
Committee membership Your local councillor will participate in committees representing your local area, and may be involved in a number of other committees.
Common land and village greens Information about the land registered in our area and how we maintain the land registers.
Common land and village greens registers Information about the land registered in our area and how we maintain the land registers.
Common land applications and decision notices See copies of common land applications received and decisions made as the registration authority.
Community alarm services Alarms help people who are vulnerable due to age, ill health or disability to call for help in an emergency 24 hours a day.
Community and day centres We provide day services offering people a chance to pursue meaningful and valued work, social and leisure activities.
Community and living
Community and voluntary roles We offer access to many voluntary and community roles. These can offer valuable experience, huge satisfaction and in some cases, open the way to future careers.
Community awards Information about the organisations and individual volunteers who have won or received nominations in our annual community awards.
Community directory - North Yorkshire Connect North Yorkshire Connect is our community directory for North Yorkshire. Local information, advice, support, activities and things to do.
Community gritting partnerships Information about how parish and town councils and other organisations can help with winter maintenance.
Community right to challenge Community right to challenge gives communities chance run and shape services on our behalf where they believe they can do so differently and better.
Community supervision Young people who offend seriously or repeatedly may be charged to a youth court, and placed under a community supervision order.
Community transport Information and contact details for community transport schemes in North Yorkshire that provide a wide range of accessible services.
Company Director - First North Law We are seeking a Company Director to accelerate the expansion of our legal firm, First North Law.
Complain about a councillor Complaints about the conduct of a councillor must be submitted in writing.
Complain about another service Submit a complaint online about council services and see how complaints are dealt with.
Compliments, comments and suggestions Submit a compliment, comment or suggestion online to help us improve our services.
Composting Composting at home cuts CO2 emissions and turns most kitchen and garden waste into a free supply of compost.
Conference, hall and meeting room hire Our libraries have meeting rooms for hire by community groups and the public.
Coniston Hall View information about Coniston Hall.
Coniston Hotel View information about Coniston Hotel.
Connect with trading standards News, announcements and ways to connect with us including Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn
Connect with us on social media Follow our recruitment social media channels for job opportunities in North Yorkshire.
Connected vehicle data funding bid Information about our bid for connected vehicle data funding from the Department for Transport.
Conservation See what conservation activities we are involved in to help maintain our natural environment.
Conservation areas and listed buildings Find out who to contact about property developments within conservation areas and for listed buildings advice.
Consultation and community engagement It is important for us to know your views on the services we provide and to have your assistance in making improvements.
Consultations Give us your views and get involved with the decisions we make to help us spend public money wisely and deliver services you expect from us.
Consumer advice Consumer advice is provided on our behalf by the Citizens Advice service and they will pass details of any enforcement issues to us.
Consumer rights - advice and guidance Advice and guidance on consumer rights-related topics, including consumer contracts, description of goods, returns policies, sale and supply of goods, package holidays and more.
Contact the youth justice service We operate from four different locations within North Yorkshire.
Contact Trading Standards For Trading Standards advice, please contact us and we will be happy to help.
Contact us
Contact us by live chat Chat to our customer services team online for free during office hours Monday to Friday.
Contact us by phone View telephone numbers for contacting North Yorkshire County Council.
Contact us by post View our address if you wish to contact us by post.
Contact us out of hours You can contact us out of hours in an emergency.
Contracting for adult social care and health services View a range of information including approved providers, care home fees and contact details.
Controlled parking zones Controlled parking zones are on-street parking schemes operating throughout North Yorkshire. View details and apply for a parking permit.
Cookers You can recycle household cookers (gas and electric), free of charge, at all household waste recycling centres.
Cookies Find out about cookies that are used on our website at www.northyorks.gov.uk.
Cooking Fantastic Coffee Shop Cooking Fantastic Coffee Shop is offering Healthier Choices in its menu. It gives you options when eating out.
Cooking oil Cooking oil is accepted at all household waste recycling centres, except for Wombleton HWRC.
Copy certificates Buy a copy of a birth, death, marriage or civil partnership certificate online and view details about the records we hold.
Core interventions included in both packages These are measures we are already taking or plan to take to help to reduce congestion.
Core offer to care leavers The core offer to care leavers in North Yorkshire: all the services and support in one place to help you achieve what you want from life.
Coroners and sudden death investigations Information about deaths that are sudden, unexpected, violent or unnatural and those that occur in legal custody.
Corporate Director Business & Environmental Services We are seeking a Corporate Director to lead our Business and Environmental Service.
Council car parks Information about council-run off-street car parks.
Council constitution The council constitution explains our structure and workings, including all the rules and procedures under which we operate.
Council forward plan We publish a forward plan of key decisions at least once a month as we are required to give 28 days notice of key decisions due to be taken.
Council information Find out about the role and structure of the council, our constitution, parish and town councils, newsletter, website and press contacts.
Council minutes, agendas and reports View committee papers (including agendas, minutes and reports) for both upcoming committee meetings and previous meetings.
Council plan The council plan 2019-23 details how we intend to adapt to meet the challenges up until 2023.
Council tax Your council tax contributes to the services we provide, and the services your district, borough or parish council provide as well as the police and fire and rescue.
Councillor allowances Find out how much councillors are paid, and how the allowances procedure is overseen.
Councillors information Find out who North Yorkshire's county councillors are and what they do.
Councillors' code of conduct Councillors are regulated by our code of conduct, and an ethical framework overseen by the standards committee.
Councillors, committees and meetings Find out about your councillors and their work, council meetings, information about scrutiny procedures, and how to get involved in decision making.
Countryside volunteers Help to maintain access to the countryside and support nature conservation, look after rights of way in beautiful landscapes.
County councillor locality budgets Each county councillor has a budget to allow them to respond to local needs by recommending funding to support specific activities.
County record office The county record office and archives collects, preserves and makes available historic and current records for the study of North Yorkshire.
County record office volunteering Volunteers are needed who have a passion for local history or research, helping us to conserve our county’s heritage for future generations.
Court Youth courts specialise in dealing with criminal charges against young people.
Crab Manor Hotel View information about Crab Manor Hotel.
Crathorne Hall Hotel View information about Crathorne Hall Hotel.
Craven district View a list of businesses in the Skipton area and wider Craven district taking part in the Healthier Choices scheme.
Crayke Manor View information about Crayke Manor.
Creative Coffee Shop Creative Coffee Shop is open to the public, serving healthier choices in its menu.
Crockery and cutlery You can recycle crockery and cutlery, free of charge, to all our household waste recycling centres.
Croft Hotel View information about Croft Hotel.
Cross Butts Stable Hotel & Restaurant View information about Cross Butts Stable Hotel & Restaurant.
Cross House Lodge View information about Cross House Lodge.
Crosshills - South Craven community library Information about South Craven community library, Crosshills including contact details and services offered.
Crossing the road safely – pedestrians and school patrols Information about what we do to make sure people can cross the road safely, including pedestrian crossings and school crossing patrols.
Crown Hotel Boroughbridge View information about Crown Hotel Boroughbridge.
Crown Hotel Harrogate Crown Hotel is a wedding venue in Harrogate, North Yorkshire.
Crown Spa Hotel View information about Crown Spa Hotel.
Current consultations Find out about our current consultations and give us your views.
Current emergency road and bridge closures In the event of an emergency such as severe weather, we provide a list of road and bridge closures.
Custody Custodial sentences are rarely used for North Yorkshire young offenders. 95% of convictions result in community-based supervision or orders.
Cycle lanes and routes View cycle routes across the county on our online map, report a problem or view advice about requesting a new lane.