As a society, we cannot afford to postpone investing in children until they become adults, nor can we wait until they reach school age. The best evidence supports the policy prescription: invest in the very young and improve basic learning and socialisation skills.
James J. Heckman
Nobel Prize winning American economist
We are committed to making sure this is a country that works for everyone, not just the privileged few.
Education lies at the heart of this ambition and the Early Years are crucial to giving every child the best start in life.
Former Secretary for State of Education
“Our children and young people are our future and only by caring for them in the best possible way will we give them the healthiest start to life that they need and deserve
Chief Nurse, Birmingham Women’s & Children’s NHS Foundation Trust Chair