Early Years Support
COVID-19 Latest Early Years Service Updates from Gloucestershire County Council -
Getting Ready for School -
As we move closer to babies and young children returning to nursery, we need to consider how
their experiences over the past months will have affected them, and what impact this may have on their transition back into childcare. This is an important opportunity for early years workers to start planning now for how they maybe able to help oil the wheels of this important transition, and make it as stress free for young
children as possible.
Families play a hugely important part in supporting each other at times of uncertainty or concern especially especially as we are all spending more time
Babies in Lockdown - listening to parents build back better
Background to the survey Best Beginnings, Home-Start UK and the Parent-Infant Foundation, all leading
organisations advocating for parents and babies, commissioned Critical Research to
work with them to gain insights into the impact COVID-19 is having on babies and their parents of all backgrounds from across the UK. The online survey was live between 29th April and 3rd June 2020.
They were supported by young parents and influencers from Black, Asian and minority ethnic communities in the
development, testing and promotion of the survey in their endeavour to capture and represent the experiences of parents of all ages and backgrounds.
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