Better Start Bradford works with families to ensure all our children get the best possible start in life - in our part of Bradford and beyond.

Coming up

ESOL+ for pregnancy


10am-12 noon

Mortimer House Children’s Centre, 20 Mortimer Avenue, Bradford Moor, BD3 7EY

  • Expectant parents
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Better Start Imagine - storytelling session

Community Event


Laisterdyke Library

  • Families with under-fours
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ESOL+ for pregnancy



St John's Bowling Hub, Neville Road, BD4 8TU

  • Expectant parents
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BD5 workers' lunch


11.30am - 1pm

Mayfield Centre, Broadway Avenue, BD5 9NP

  • Anyone working with families
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We’re gearing up to launch Better Start Imagine – free books for all under-fours in our area

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Our part of Bradford

We believe in our local area and the people that live here. Better Start Bradford’s projects cover three Bradford wards: Bowling & Barkerend, Bradford Moor and Little Horton.

But we also want to share learnings more widely, so much information on this site is relevant to families and professionals elsewhere.

Map of covered Bradford areas