As well as childcare and early education, Bright Start Islington provides activities and services including:
- Stay and play sessions: toys and activities for under 5s
- Child health clinics
- Health visiting
- Parenting programmes
- Free healthy start vitamins
- Speech and language therapy
- Breastfeeding support and infant feeding advice
- Benefits advice
- Help with finding work
Bright Start venues are places you can meet other parents, support each other, and you can make your voice heard by getting involved in designing and reviewing local services.
How to register
Visit your local children’s centre and fill in a registration form. Once you are registered, you can use any children’s centre or local venue where Bright Start activities are being provided.
For more information about your local Bright Start Islington services call the Family Information Service on 020 7527 5959.
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