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How playing out helps to build children’s independence

Kate Staniforth posted this in Children's play, health and wellbeing, Community, Play Streets on 29/09/2022

Building confidence for the move to secondary school Recently I’ve noticed that one of the main topics of…

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Summer of sport, summer of play

Ingrid Skeels posted this in Children's play, health and wellbeing on 28/07/2022

Whenever we’re rooting for home sports teams, local or national, and wanting those victories, it’s a good time to…

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Playing out and summer holidays

Ingrid Skeels posted this in Children's play, health and wellbeing on 21/07/2022

School’s out, summer is here.. and we’re here to remind you that good summer holiday experiences don’t have…

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Find your village: growing play and community on a tower block estate

Samira Musse posted this in Children's play, health and wellbeing, Community, Play Streets on 03/05/2022

Samira is a parent and community activist who lives on the 14th floor in a tower block and…

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Why Covid Inquiry must look at impact on children

Alice posted this in Children's play, health and wellbeing on 31/03/2022

Along with UsForThem, Save the Children, former Children’s Commissioner Anne Longfield and many others, we have co-signed a…

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Why play out? Words to inspire from parents and residents

Ingrid Skeels posted this in Children's play, health and wellbeing, Play Streets, Street Space on 10/03/2022

If you’re thinking about organising a play street or playing out session where you live, don’t just take…

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