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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.

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Gardening Sessions at Karmand Centre

Community Event

20/05/2019
11.00am-12.00pm

Karmand Community Centre, Barkerend Road, Bradford, BD3 9EP (meet in the car park)

  • Families with under-fours
  • Families with babies
  • Families with toddlers
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Free outdoor play sessions

Community Event

20/05/2019
Monday-Friday 11.45am-12.15pm

Bowling Park Primary School, Usher Street, Bradford, BD4 7DS

  • Families with under-fours
  • Families with toddlers
  • Grandparents
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Free outdoor play sessions

Community Event

20/05/2019
Monday-Friday 9.00-9.30am

Bowling Park Primary School, New Cross Street, BD5 8BT

  • Families with under-fours
  • Families with toddlers
  • Grandparents
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Better Start Imagine - Story and Rhyme Time

Community Event

21/05/2019
1.00-2.00pm

St Augustine's Library, Otley Road, Bradford, BD3 0DN

  • 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