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Netmums is the UK's fastest-growing online parenting organisation, providing information to mothers on everything from where to find playgroups and how to eat healthily, to where to meet other mothers.

New campaign urges parents to bin disposable nappies to prevent recycling contamination

Wigan Council has joined forces with environmental charity Keep Britain Tidy to launch a new campaign aimed at stopping the millions of disposable nappies that are contaminating recycling. It comes on the back of new research which reveals that more than one million UK nappy…

Platt Bridge Start Well Family Centre

(A Sure Start Registered Children’s Centre) We provide support and services for the communities of Hindley and Hindley Green; Abram and Platt Bridge; Ashton and Bryn. What's on Please selet the Activity timetable Where? You can access our services at our linked sites: Hindley Bryn…

Reusable Nappies

An estimated three billion nappies (around 500,000 tons!) are thrown away every year in the UK. By the time a baby is potty trained, they could have used between 4,000 to 6,000 disposable nappies. This accounts for 2-3% of all household waste. Ref: - Reusable…

SEND Advice and guidance for parents form the DFE

Who is this guide for? This guide is for parents and carers of children and young people aged 0-25 years who have special educational needs (SEN) or a disability. What is it about? This guide describes how the system that supports children and young people…

Setting up a new Business - Gov.UK

Looking to set up your own business?  You will find lots of help on the Gov.UK website from starting and growing to Tax and registering.

Shining A Light On Suicide

Suicidal thoughts are far more common than people realise and can happen for lots of different reasons. With the right help and support, your feelings will change and you can overcome your suicidal thoughts. If you are concerned about someone else, or have been bereaved…

Sleep and tiredness after having a baby

Looking after a baby can be really tiring - especially in the first few months after the birth when your child is likely to wake several times during the night. Most parents cope with a certain level of tiredness. But if you're feeling low, bad tempered…

Special Educational Needs and Disabilities

Within this category you can find various information, services and activities for children, young people and adults.   Each category has filters to help you narrow down your search. Activities - Find your local activities where you can take part in lots of fun and stimulating…

Start Well Family Centres (Sure Start Children's Centres)

Start Well Family Centres provide support and activities to help parents, carers and childcare providers give children under five the 'best start in life'. These include: Childcare Early education and play Health services Information and advice about children’s services Parenting support. Where are they? There are…
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