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We announce the first ever Baby Week Bradford

We announce the first ever Baby Week Bradford

The first ever Baby Week Bradford is happening from 19 to 24 November. National Lottery funded Better Start Bradford and partners will play host to over 40 events across the district to celebrate our amazing babies, their families, and people working with them through pregnancy and the earliest year...


We are delighted to announce that the inaugural Baby Week Bradford will take place on Monday 19 November to Sunday 25 November 2018! What is Baby Week? Baby Week will bring together cross-sector partners and the community to celebrate babies and promote the importance of giving babies the best ...


Summer events in BD3, BD4, BD5!

There's no need for anyone to be at a loose end this summer in the Better Start Bradford area and beyond, with loads of free, fun events for families! We're holding a very special event to celebrate Playday 2018. The BIG Play Event takes over Parkside Park on 1 August 2018, with kite making, wate...


Family Nurse Partnership in Bradford leading the way

Our Family Nurse Partnership (FNP) project has been busy working with the FNP National Unit and Dartington Social Research Unit to monitor the effectiveness of an adaptation they’ve made to the programme here in Bradford. The adaptation helps mums ‘mentalise’ their baby, which means helping...


Nature – Nurture (or Natura – Nutrire)

Jo’s story of the 16th World Association of Infant Mental Health Congress (WAIMH) I headed to Rome recently (where all roads lead) to be part of a congress focused on discussing the effects of our changing environment on human development. Surrounded by scientists, clinicians and infant mental ...