The following Family & Community focus pages deliver a particular resource focus toward developed projects undertaken in Children's Social Care research. These focused resources aim to provide an easily accessible and consolidated library of information relating to a specific case study.

  • Expanding early years provision to all 2 year olds

    The Welsh Government’s Programme for Government commits to continue to support the flagship Flying Start programme. And, in line with the Co-operation Agreement with Plaid Cymru, this commitment has been extended to deliver a phased expansion of early years provision to include all two-year-olds, with a particular emphasis on strengthening Welsh-medium provision. This page will be updated with new developments and information as the phased expansion progresses…

  • Speech, language and communication training resources

    The resources on this page have been developed to support practitioners to access training which meets the requirements of the All Wales SLC training pathway…

  • ‘Growing Wings’: children and young people’s views on transitions

    A coastal round house at the Urdd Centre, Camp Llangrannog provided a stimulating location to explore transitions with care experienced 7- to 11-year-olds who enjoyed a summer playscheme organised by Ceredigion’s Project Co-ordinator for Looked After Children…

  • Children and Communities Grant programmes

    The Welsh government Children and Communities Grant programmes seek to address the support needs of the most vulnerable children and adults in our communities through a range of early intervention, prevention, and support mechanisms…

  • Talk with me: Speech, Language and Communication (SLC)

    The Welsh Government’s Talk with Me Speech, Language and Communication (SLC) delivery plan was published in November 2020. These pages will continue to be updated with new developments and materials…

  • BA Childhood Policy Programme

    The experience of being a child in the United Kingdom has changed in terms of how children are viewed, valued, and cared for, and policymaking and research relating to children have undergone dramatic changes…

  • Children First pioneers

    Children First is a pilot which brings together organisations to work collaboratively to improve outcomes for children and young people based around a ‘place’…

  • AGENDA: Supporting children and young people in making positive relationships matter

    AGENDA is an online resource for educators who want to support children and young people to safely and creatively make positive relationships matter. Through starter activities and case studies…

  • Early Years Integration Transformation Programme

    The ambition is to develop joined up and responsive Early Years’ services to ensure every child has the best start in life.

  • PaCE project

    The PaCE (Parents, Childcare and Employment) project provides childcare support for parents whilst training or looking for work…