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Benefits of walking, wiggling and dancing

Monday 09 March 2020 / Parenting Tips, Activities
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One of the healthiest things you can do for your body is to get out and get moving.

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Storytelling - the benefits of reading to your child

Wednesday 05 February 2020 / Parenting Tips, Speech and Communication
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Storytelling can be extremely beneficial for both you and your little ones.

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7 autumn outdoor activities for your children

Thursday 14 November 2019 / Activities, On A Budget
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Look after your child's health and wellbeing this autumn with some seasonal outdoor activities.

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Young people and serious organised crime - how early intervention can help

Tuesday 29 October 2019 / Safety, Behaviour
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Early intervention means identifying and providing effective early support to children and young people who are at risk.

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Summer holiday childcare - what are your options?

Thursday 04 July 2019 / Parenting Tips
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Finding suitable and affordable childcare for the summer holidays can be difficult, check out some of our helpful tips.

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