Early Life Changes to Improve Life for Children

ActEarly approach focusses on early life changes to improve the health and opportunities for children living in areas with high levels of child poverty; Bradford, West Yorkshire and Tower Hamlets, London

What We Do

In each of these areas, we are working with local communities, local authorities and other national organisations to understand how we can help families live healthier and more active lives.

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Meet Our Team

Over 40 people contribute towards Act Early and its projects including theme leads, co-investigators, research fellows, directors and the project team.

Our Partners

Act Early is supported by several key partners in education, planning, healthcare and local government.

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Fantastic London edition of our @ActEarlyCities co-production workshop this morning. So many brilliant ideas of how to take forward our co-production strategy. Thanks to all attending online. Sad not to be able to have lunch together after

Absolutely fantastic @ActEarlyCities event today in Bradford to help us with the "Dream" stage. Thank you to all attendees who gave us so much to think about. It will all go in our #coproduction strategy.


Interested in the early years? Come and hear about @ke_mason evaluation of Sure Start children's centre at our upcoming lunchtime webinar - 9th December 12.30pm. Register here: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/childhood-obesity-and-the-impact-of-cuts-to-sure-start-childrens-centres-tickets-185916831247

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