High-quality childcare plays a critical role in mitigating the effects of poverty on children, a new report published by the Family Childcare Trust and Joseph Rowntree Foundation argues.
Entitled Creating an anti-poverty childcare...Read more
Government plans to extend the three- and four-year-old free entitlement for working families could help to “nationalise childcare”, a thinktank has claimed.
Time to Care, a report on the Childcare Bill published by Policy...Read more
Up to 20,000 single parents could miss out on the extended free entitlement offer due to a change in eligibility criteria, according to the charity for single parent families, Gingerbread.
In November, the government announced that parents...Read more
A recent report by The British Heart Foundation National Centre claims that 91% of two-to-four year olds in the UK are not active enough to be healthy.
UK physical activity guidelines state that children within this age group need at least...Read more