Investing in the futures of our children

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Better Start Bradford provides a range of projects for pregnant women and families with babies and children aged under four in Bowling and Barkerend, Bradford Moor and Little Horton.

Coming up

Story and Rhyme Time

Community Event

17/09/2019
9.30-10.30am

Laisterdyke Library, Manse Street, Laisterdyke, Bradford, BD3 8RP

  • Families with under-fours
  • Families with toddlers
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Starting Solids Workshop - with HENRY

Community Event

18/09/2019
1.30-3.00pm

Avicenna Barkerend Health Centre, Bluebell Building, Barkerend Road, Bradford, BD3 8QH

  • Families with babies
  • Mums
  • Dads
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Women-only walking group in BD5

Community Event

18/09/2019
12.45-2.00pm

Woodroyd Centre, BD5 8EL (Meet in downstairs cafe)

  • Families with under-fours
  • Mums
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Story and Rhyme Time

Community Event

19/09/2019
1.00-2.00pm

St Stephen's Church, 48 Newton Street, Bradford, BD5 7BH

  • Families with under-fours
  • Families with toddlers
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Our Parents in the Lead Activities Fund is designed to help parents run activities for families expecting babies or with children under four, in the Better Start Bradford area. You can apply once a year for a maximum of £2,500 to fund your activity.

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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