Sure Start Children's Centres should have a clear core purpose, focused on:
Improving outcomes for young children and their families, with a particular focus on the most disadvantaged families, in order to reduce inequalities in child development and school readiness.
This is supported by improving:
In order to fulfil the core purpose all Coventry Children's Centre work in partnership with Midwifery and Health Visiting Services as part of an integrated team to deliver early intervention and prevention services to families pre-birth to 5 years. The aim is to improve outcomes for children and their families at the earlies opportunity by sharing information and collaborative working.
Child protection and safeguarding children is paramount to the work of the Children's Centres in Coventry. Read our child protection policy.
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