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Thursday 27th June 2024 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm –

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Thursday 11th July 2024 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm –

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Thursday 18th July 2024 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm –

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Thursday 25th July 2024 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm –

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Thursday 1st August 2024 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm –

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Thursday 8th August 2024 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm –

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Thursday 15th August 2024 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm –

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Thursday 22nd August 2024 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm –

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Thursday 29th August 2024 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm –

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Thursday 12th September 2024 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm –

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News & Impact Stories Impact Stories

Getting outdoors with twins!

Tanya is one of our Home-Start Better Start volunteers. Here she shares how volunteering has increased her confidence and helped her with her own anxiety issues.

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News & Impact Stories News

Catch up with our June e-newsletter

Find out about our sponsorship of early years events at Bradford Literature Festival again, and how we've taken our learning across the Pennines to Manchester no less...

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News & Impact Stories News

Join our Board and be part of our legacy

Recruitment for a new Better Start Bradford Community Board member is open. This voluntary role is a great opportunity to be the voice of families in the area and directly influence our work. Deadline is 21 June 2024.

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Event Activities for parents / carers with children

Dad’s Group

Monday 24th June 2024 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm –

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Event Activities for parents / carers with children

Dad’s Group

Monday 1st July 2024 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm –

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Event Activities for parents / carers with children

Dad’s Group

Monday 8th July 2024 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm –

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Event Activities for parents / carers with children

Dad’s Group

Monday 15th July 2024 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm –

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Event Activities for parents / carers with children

Toddle Ball

Sunday 23rd June 2024 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am –

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Event Activities for parents / carers with children

Toddle Ball

Sunday 30th June 2024 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am –

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Event Activities for parents / carers with children

Toddle Ball

Sunday 7th July 2024 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am –

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Event Activities for parents / carers with children

Toddle Ball

Sunday 14th July 2024 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am –

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Event Activities for parents / carers with children

Toddle Ball

Sunday 21st July 2024 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am –

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Event Activities for parents / carers with children

Pop-Up Farm for 0-4s (Bradford Moor Park)

Friday 12th July 2024 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm –

Join the Better Place team for outdoor fun for families with children aged 0-3 at the natural play area at parks in the Better Start Bradford area.

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Event Activities for parents / carers with children

Pop-Up Farm for 0-4s (Bowling Park)

Friday 5th July 2024 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm –

Join the Better Place team for outdoor fun for families with children aged 0-3 at the natural play area at parks in the Better Start Bradford area.

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Event Activities for parents / carers with children

Outdoor and Forest School Play – Peel Park

Thursday 27th June 2024 @ 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm –

Join the Better Place team for outdoor fun for families with children aged 0-3 at the natural play area at parks in the Better Start Bradford area.

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Event Activities for parents / carers with children

Outdoor and Forest School Play – Peel Park

Thursday 4th July 2024 @ 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm –

Join the Better Place team for outdoor fun for families with children aged 0-3 at the natural play area at parks in the Better Start Bradford area.

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Event Activities for parents / carers with children

Outdoor and Forest School Play – Peel Park

Thursday 11th July 2024 @ 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm –

Join the Better Place team for outdoor fun for families with children aged 0-3 at the natural play area at parks in the Better Start Bradford area.

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Event Activities for parents / carers with children

Outdoor and Forest School Play – Peel Park

Thursday 18th July 2024 @ 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm –

Join the Better Place team for outdoor fun for families with children aged 0-3 at the natural play area at parks in the Better Start Bradford area.

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News & Impact Stories News

Read our March e-newsletter

Meet our new Director and Assistant Director, and find out how your organisation can benefit from a new workshop on play...

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Project News

Neighbourhoods Project

The Neighbourhoods Project was launched in 2019 to optimise recruitment into Better Start Bradford projects from under-represented groups, and to ensure that the programme messages reach as many families as possible

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Page Impact Stories

Baby Week Bradford

Baby Week Bradford began in 2018. Find out more about this annual celebration of babies and all those who care for them, and look back at previous years' activities and resources.

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Page Impact Stories

You Are Your Baby’s Best Toy

Everything you do together helps your baby’s brain develop. It’s never too early to start - from bump, to babies to toddlers. Your baby even recognises family voices before they are born.

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News & Impact Stories Impact Stories

My doula journey

Tanya is one of our Home-Start Better Start volunteers. Here she shares how volunteering has increased her confidence and helped her with her own anxiety issues.

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Event Activities for parents / carers with children

Tiny Garden Explorers

Saturday 29th June 2024 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm –

Join the Better Place team for outdoor fun for families with children aged 0-3 at the natural play area at parks in the Better Start Bradford area.

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Event Activities for parents / carers with children

Tiny Garden Explorers

Saturday 6th July 2024 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm –

Join the Better Place team for outdoor fun for families with children aged 0-3 at the natural play area at parks in the Better Start Bradford area.

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Event Activities for parents / carers with children

Tiny Garden Explorers

Saturday 13th July 2024 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm –

Join the Better Place team for outdoor fun for families with children aged 0-3 at the natural play area at parks in the Better Start Bradford area.

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Event Activities for parents / carers with children

Tiny Garden Explorers

Saturday 20th July 2024 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm –

Join the Better Place team for outdoor fun for families with children aged 0-3 at the natural play area at parks in the Better Start Bradford area.

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Event Activities for parents / carers with children

Tiny Garden Explorers

Saturday 27th July 2024 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm –

Join the Better Place team for outdoor fun for families with children aged 0-3 at the natural play area at parks in the Better Start Bradford area.

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Event Activities for parents / carers with children

Tiny Garden Explorers

Saturday 3rd August 2024 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm –

Join the Better Place team for outdoor fun for families with children aged 0-3 at the natural play area at parks in the Better Start Bradford area.

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Event Health and wellbeing

Nature Therapy

Friday 12th July 2024 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm –

Join the Better Place team for outdoor fun for families with children aged 0-3 at the natural play area at parks in the Better Start Bradford area.

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Event Health and wellbeing

Nature Therapy

Friday 16th August 2024 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm –

Join the Better Place team for outdoor fun for families with children aged 0-3 at the natural play area at parks in the Better Start Bradford area.

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News & Impact Stories News

Read our January e-newsletter

Find out about our new series of live learning sessions, reflect on 2023's achievements with some of our projects, and read out latest learning articles

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News & Impact Stories News

Happy New Year 2024 from Alex

Better Start Bradford Director Alex Spragg kicks off our news articles for 2024 with her reflections of 2023 and hopes and aspirations for the year to come as we head towards the final phase of the programme.

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News & Impact Stories News

Read our December e-newsletter

Enjoy a round-up of Baby Week Bradford, find out which conferences we've been appearing at recently, and bag yourself some free training in our latest newsletter

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Event Activities for parents / carers with children

Thornbury Tots

Thursday 27th June 2024 @ 9:15 am – 11:15 am –

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Event Activities for parents / carers with children

Thornbury Tots

Thursday 4th July 2024 @ 9:15 am – 11:15 am –

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Event Activities for parents / carers with children

Thornbury Tots

Thursday 11th July 2024 @ 9:15 am – 11:15 am –

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Event Activities for parents / carers with children

Thornbury Tots

Thursday 18th July 2024 @ 9:15 am – 11:15 am –

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Page Activities for parents / carers with children

Healthy Habits Activity Cards

Download our Healthy Habits Activity cards, plus signposting to some of our favourite health, nutrition and physical activity resources

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Page Activities for parents / carers with children

The Baby Week Wiggle!

Calling humans of all ages....we started our mission to get Bradford wiggling for Baby Week Bradford 2023! Find out more...

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News & Impact Stories News

Read our July e-newsletter

With Baby Week Bradford announcements, celebrations with Bradford Doulas and the Clover Team, outdoor transformations, and some very cute farm animals!

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News & Impact Stories News

Do you want to be in the BiBBS family?

Born in Bradford’s Better Start (BiBBS) is giving all families who live in the Better Start Bradford areas of the city the opportunity to take part in its important study.

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News & Impact Stories Impact Stories

A day in the life of a Perinatal Project Administrator

In this blog post we learn more about the vital role of the (Born in Bradford's Better Start) BiBBS Community Research Assistant Team and their Perinatal Project Administrators, and what a typical day looks like for them

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News & Impact Stories News

Read our June e-newsletter

If you'd like to find out how our projects are working together, how we're spreading early years messages through Bradford Literature Festival, or what an Urban Ranger does, the June edition of News Update is for you!

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Page News

Enjoying the Outdoors Together

Getting outdoors has lots of benefits for you and your child. It's the perfect place for your child to be physically active, use their imagination, explore and learn. It's great for your mental and physical health too.

View page
News & Impact Stories News

Start Your Volunteering Story…

Tanya is one of our Home-Start Better Start volunteers. Here she shares how volunteering has increased her confidence and helped her with her own anxiety issues.

View post
News & Impact Stories Impact Stories

How Becky went from being supported to supporter

In this interview, Rebecca Mcilvenny (Becky) from the Perinatal Support Service, shares the wonderful work of the service and how she called on it herself when her anxiety in pregnancy went into overload.

View post
News & Impact Stories News

Better Place Sculpture Trail

Looking for a fun activity to do with your toddlers that combines getting outside, having fun and a twist of arty creativeness? Then look no further than our Better Place project's Sculpture Trail!

View post
Page News

Baby Week Bradford 2023

Find out what happened during Baby Week Bradford 2023, when we focused on nutrition, exercise and physical health - and wiggled like our lives depended on it!

View page
Event Activities for parents / carers with children

Tummycise

Thursday 27th June 2024 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm –

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Event Activities for parents / carers with children

Tummycise

Thursday 4th July 2024 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm –

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Event Activities for parents / carers with children

Tummycise

Thursday 11th July 2024 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm –

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Event Activities for parents / carers with children

Tummycise

Thursday 18th July 2024 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm –

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Event Activities for parents / carers with children

Tummycise

Thursday 25th July 2024 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm –

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Event Activities for parents / carers with children

Tummycise

Thursday 1st August 2024 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm –

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Event Activities for parents / carers with children

Tummycise

Thursday 8th August 2024 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm –

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Event Activities for parents / carers with children

Tummycise

Thursday 15th August 2024 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm –

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Event Activities for parents / carers with children

Tummycise

Thursday 22nd August 2024 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm –

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Event Activities for parents / carers with children

Tummycise

Thursday 29th August 2024 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm –

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Event Activities for parents / carers with children

Tummycise

Thursday 5th September 2024 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm –

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Event Activities for parents / carers with children

Tummycise

Thursday 12th September 2024 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm –

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News & Impact Stories Impact Stories

Getting outdoors with twins!

Tanya is one of our Home-Start Better Start volunteers. Here she shares how volunteering has increased her confidence and helped her with her own anxiety issues.

View post
News & Impact Stories News

Catch up with our June e-newsletter

Find out about our sponsorship of early years events at Bradford Literature Festival again, and how we've taken our learning across the Pennines to Manchester no less...

View post
News & Impact Stories News

Join our Board and be part of our legacy

Recruitment for a new Better Start Bradford Community Board member is open. This voluntary role is a great opportunity to be the voice of families in the area and directly influence our work. Deadline is 21 June 2024.

View post
Event Activities for parents / carers with children

Dad’s Group

Monday 24th June 2024 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm –

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Event Activities for parents / carers with children

Dad’s Group

Monday 1st July 2024 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm –

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Event Activities for parents / carers with children

Dad’s Group

Monday 8th July 2024 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm –

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Event Activities for parents / carers with children

Dad’s Group

Monday 15th July 2024 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm –

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Event Activities for parents / carers with children

Toddle Ball

Sunday 23rd June 2024 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am –

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Event Activities for parents / carers with children

Toddle Ball

Sunday 30th June 2024 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am –

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Event Activities for parents / carers with children

Toddle Ball

Sunday 7th July 2024 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am –

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Event Activities for parents / carers with children

Toddle Ball

Sunday 14th July 2024 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am –

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Event Activities for parents / carers with children

Toddle Ball

Sunday 21st July 2024 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am –

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Event Activities for parents / carers with children

Pop-Up Farm for 0-4s (Bradford Moor Park)

Friday 12th July 2024 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm –

Join the Better Place team for outdoor fun for families with children aged 0-3 at the natural play area at parks in the Better Start Bradford area.

View event
Event Activities for parents / carers with children

Pop-Up Farm for 0-4s (Bowling Park)

Friday 5th July 2024 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm –

Join the Better Place team for outdoor fun for families with children aged 0-3 at the natural play area at parks in the Better Start Bradford area.

View event
Event Activities for parents / carers with children

Outdoor and Forest School Play – Peel Park

Thursday 27th June 2024 @ 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm –

Join the Better Place team for outdoor fun for families with children aged 0-3 at the natural play area at parks in the Better Start Bradford area.

View event
Event Activities for parents / carers with children

Outdoor and Forest School Play – Peel Park

Thursday 4th July 2024 @ 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm –

Join the Better Place team for outdoor fun for families with children aged 0-3 at the natural play area at parks in the Better Start Bradford area.

View event
Event Activities for parents / carers with children

Outdoor and Forest School Play – Peel Park

Thursday 11th July 2024 @ 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm –

Join the Better Place team for outdoor fun for families with children aged 0-3 at the natural play area at parks in the Better Start Bradford area.

View event
Event Activities for parents / carers with children

Outdoor and Forest School Play – Peel Park

Thursday 18th July 2024 @ 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm –

Join the Better Place team for outdoor fun for families with children aged 0-3 at the natural play area at parks in the Better Start Bradford area.

View event
News & Impact Stories News

Read our March e-newsletter

Meet our new Director and Assistant Director, and find out how your organisation can benefit from a new workshop on play...

View post
Project News

Neighbourhoods Project

The Neighbourhoods Project was launched in 2019 to optimise recruitment into Better Start Bradford projects from under-represented groups, and to ensure that the programme messages reach as many families as possible

View project
Page Impact Stories

Baby Week Bradford

Baby Week Bradford began in 2018. Find out more about this annual celebration of babies and all those who care for them, and look back at previous years' activities and resources.

View page
Page Impact Stories

You Are Your Baby’s Best Toy

Everything you do together helps your baby’s brain develop. It’s never too early to start - from bump, to babies to toddlers. Your baby even recognises family voices before they are born.

View page
News & Impact Stories Impact Stories

My doula journey

Tanya is one of our Home-Start Better Start volunteers. Here she shares how volunteering has increased her confidence and helped her with her own anxiety issues.

View post
Event Activities for parents / carers with children

Tiny Garden Explorers

Saturday 29th June 2024 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm –

Join the Better Place team for outdoor fun for families with children aged 0-3 at the natural play area at parks in the Better Start Bradford area.

View event
Event Activities for parents / carers with children

Tiny Garden Explorers

Saturday 6th July 2024 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm –

Join the Better Place team for outdoor fun for families with children aged 0-3 at the natural play area at parks in the Better Start Bradford area.

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Event Activities for parents / carers with children

Tiny Garden Explorers

Saturday 13th July 2024 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm –

Join the Better Place team for outdoor fun for families with children aged 0-3 at the natural play area at parks in the Better Start Bradford area.

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Event Activities for parents / carers with children

Tiny Garden Explorers

Saturday 20th July 2024 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm –

Join the Better Place team for outdoor fun for families with children aged 0-3 at the natural play area at parks in the Better Start Bradford area.

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Event Activities for parents / carers with children

Tiny Garden Explorers

Saturday 27th July 2024 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm –

Join the Better Place team for outdoor fun for families with children aged 0-3 at the natural play area at parks in the Better Start Bradford area.

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Event Activities for parents / carers with children

Tiny Garden Explorers

Saturday 3rd August 2024 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm –

Join the Better Place team for outdoor fun for families with children aged 0-3 at the natural play area at parks in the Better Start Bradford area.

View event
Event Health and wellbeing

Nature Therapy

Friday 12th July 2024 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm –

Join the Better Place team for outdoor fun for families with children aged 0-3 at the natural play area at parks in the Better Start Bradford area.

View event
Event Health and wellbeing

Nature Therapy

Friday 16th August 2024 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm –

Join the Better Place team for outdoor fun for families with children aged 0-3 at the natural play area at parks in the Better Start Bradford area.

View event
News & Impact Stories News

Read our January e-newsletter

Find out about our new series of live learning sessions, reflect on 2023's achievements with some of our projects, and read out latest learning articles

View post
News & Impact Stories News

Happy New Year 2024 from Alex

Better Start Bradford Director Alex Spragg kicks off our news articles for 2024 with her reflections of 2023 and hopes and aspirations for the year to come as we head towards the final phase of the programme.

View post
News & Impact Stories News

Read our December e-newsletter

Enjoy a round-up of Baby Week Bradford, find out which conferences we've been appearing at recently, and bag yourself some free training in our latest newsletter

View post
Event Activities for parents / carers with children

Thornbury Tots

Thursday 27th June 2024 @ 9:15 am – 11:15 am –

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Event Activities for parents / carers with children

Thornbury Tots

Thursday 4th July 2024 @ 9:15 am – 11:15 am –

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Event Activities for parents / carers with children

Thornbury Tots

Thursday 11th July 2024 @ 9:15 am – 11:15 am –

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Event Activities for parents / carers with children

Thornbury Tots

Thursday 18th July 2024 @ 9:15 am – 11:15 am –

View event
Page Activities for parents / carers with children

Healthy Habits Activity Cards

Download our Healthy Habits Activity cards, plus signposting to some of our favourite health, nutrition and physical activity resources

View page
Page Activities for parents / carers with children

The Baby Week Wiggle!

Calling humans of all ages....we started our mission to get Bradford wiggling for Baby Week Bradford 2023! Find out more...

View page
News & Impact Stories News

Read our July e-newsletter

With Baby Week Bradford announcements, celebrations with Bradford Doulas and the Clover Team, outdoor transformations, and some very cute farm animals!

View post
News & Impact Stories News

Do you want to be in the BiBBS family?

Born in Bradford’s Better Start (BiBBS) is giving all families who live in the Better Start Bradford areas of the city the opportunity to take part in its important study.

View post
News & Impact Stories Impact Stories

A day in the life of a Perinatal Project Administrator

In this blog post we learn more about the vital role of the (Born in Bradford's Better Start) BiBBS Community Research Assistant Team and their Perinatal Project Administrators, and what a typical day looks like for them

View post
News & Impact Stories News

Read our June e-newsletter

If you'd like to find out how our projects are working together, how we're spreading early years messages through Bradford Literature Festival, or what an Urban Ranger does, the June edition of News Update is for you!

View post
Page News

Enjoying the Outdoors Together

Getting outdoors has lots of benefits for you and your child. It's the perfect place for your child to be physically active, use their imagination, explore and learn. It's great for your mental and physical health too.

View page
News & Impact Stories News

Start Your Volunteering Story…

Tanya is one of our Home-Start Better Start volunteers. Here she shares how volunteering has increased her confidence and helped her with her own anxiety issues.

View post
News & Impact Stories Impact Stories

How Becky went from being supported to supporter

In this interview, Rebecca Mcilvenny (Becky) from the Perinatal Support Service, shares the wonderful work of the service and how she called on it herself when her anxiety in pregnancy went into overload.

View post
News & Impact Stories News

Better Place Sculpture Trail

Looking for a fun activity to do with your toddlers that combines getting outside, having fun and a twist of arty creativeness? Then look no further than our Better Place project's Sculpture Trail!

View post
Page News

Baby Week Bradford 2023

Find out what happened during Baby Week Bradford 2023, when we focused on nutrition, exercise and physical health - and wiggled like our lives depended on it!

View page