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Blackpool Better Start

Better Start is a multi-agency partnership in Blackpool between the NSPCC, Local Authority, Blackpool Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundations Trust and Blackpool Clinical Commissioning Group looking at improving the outcomes of our children pre birth to three years old.

The partnership and it’s work is funded by the National Lottery Community Fund and has funding for 10 years between 2015-2025 in seven wards in Blackpool: Bloomfield, Talbot, Brunswick, Claremont, Park, Victoria and Clifton. During this time we will be looking at the outcomes for children in three specific areas: diet and nutrition, language and communication and social and emotional development.

The Better Start partnership also includes representatives from community groups, police, and voluntary nursery settings to ensure that all in the Early Years Workforce are committed to supporting parents to provide our children with the best start in life.

Who to contact

E-mail
betterstart.cecd@nspcc.org.uk
Website
Better Start Website
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Where to go

Name
Centre for Early Child Development
Address
Number One
Bickerstaffe Square
Blackpool
Lancashire
Postcode
FY1 1NA
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Time / Date Details

When is it on
Open Monday to Friday from 9:00am until 5:00pm
Time of day
Morning
Afternoon

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Availability

Other notes

All our services have been created with Blackpool parents, for Blackpool parents.

They range from antenatal classes at local Children’s Centres, to services that help with heavier problems like addiction and anger in the home.

We know that being a parent can be tough, Blackpool Better Start offer over 19 different programmes and activities that help lighten the load and support families in raising happy, healthy children.

 Last updated: 11 May 2020