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National Smile Month 2019

Posted: Fri, 15 Mar 2019 11:07

Oral Health Leicestershire (please add in our logo here – National Smile Month 2019 Competition

Invites Nurseries, Pre-schools and Childminders across the Leicestershire locality to join us to celebrate... Read More »

Healthy Body, Happy Me nursery resources 2019

Healthy Body, Happy Me nursery resources 2019

Posted: Wed, 13 Mar 2019 11:14

Do you know when and how children in the early years should brush their teeth? 🤔

Our Healthy Body, Happy Me week (25-29 March) is all about oral health!

Don't forget to share your week with us and parents... Read More »

Outdoor play - new guidance in Scotland

Outdoor play - new guidance in Scotland

Posted: Tue, 08 Jan 2019 14:03

Outdoor play: Scotland

The Scottish Government has published guidance on creating outdoor play experiences for early learning and childcare providers. Created by a partnership between the Care Inspectorate... Read More »

Button Batteries

Button Batteries

Posted: Mon, 10 Dec 2018 12:38

Many people are still unaware of the dangers button batteries pose to young children. The batteries, which are often found in toys and gadgets, can be extremely harmful if swallowed and may cause severe... Read More »

Health for under 5s

Health for under 5s

Posted: Thu, 08 Nov 2018 11:40

Health for under 5s was developed by professionals working for Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust,(LPT),with support from Leicester City Council, Leicestershire County Council and Rutland County Council.... Read More »

School Readiness

School Readiness

Posted: Fri, 26 Oct 2018 11:26

Starting school can be a very exciting time but it can also be challenging for some children. Families can help to prepare their child for school.

What does being ready for school mean?

Ready children*

Sleep Problem's Mounting in Children

Sleep Problem's Mounting in Children

Posted: Fri, 26 Oct 2018 11:14

The BBC News have produced a very good article and film about how - Sleep problems are mounting in children bbc.co.uk/news/health-39… including on how blue light from screens affects children's... Read More »