Foundation Years Newsletters

  The Foundation Years newsletter is published every month and includes updates from DfE, other government departments and the wider Early Years sector. All of our newsletters can…


Community Childcare and Early Learning Hubs Seminars

  In November 2014, a series of seminars were held on the learning from the Community Childcare and Early Learning Hubs project which has been…


Tuning in to 2 year olds: Improving outcomes for 2 year olds

  This booklet for practitioners was commissioned by the London Borough of Harrow from 4Children, as part of their ‘Improving Outcomes for Two Year Olds’…


Guidance for practioners on the Integrated Review

  The Department for Education and Department of Health have published the findings of a study led by the National Children’s Bureau (NCB) into the…


New BHF “Early Movers” Resource Published

The British Heart Foundation National Centre for Physical Activity and Health has recently published an “Early Movers” resource designed to support early years practitioners with…


Resources for Fathers

Working with fathers is a central, if often neglected, part of the process of giving families the support they need to build healthy, long lasing…


Core purpose of Sure Start Children’s Centres

The Government’s vision of the core purpose of Sure Start Children’s Centres – with a co-produced description of how the core purpose can be achieved….