FI Focus: An update on our projects and campaigns

Building the evidence base on fathers and children’s learning Research shows that early parental involvement is critical for child development. But most of this evidence is based on studies conducted with mothers, or that involves ‘parents’ but doesn’t consider their gender: an important gap we’re trying to fill (read more in our June 2021 blog). We know that during the Covid-19 pandemic, dads have been doing
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Spin It Round – Djing Fun!

Learn together with your child the basics of DJing and have some amazing fun! For more information, dates and booking info, please download the leaflet below. Spin it round Leaflet


Life Skills Pack – Spring 1

Pea and Mint Dip Hi everyone, here’s this half term’s Life Skills pack for children doing Life Skills in school. The recipe is Pea and Mint Dip, fun to make and strangely addictive to eat! CLICK HERE for more information


Incredible Years Programmes for 2022

Dear Parents and Carers, Please find below a series of downloadable flyers with information for some amazing courses available to parents this year. Please click on the links below for more information. IY-About Boys Programme 2022 IY-Autism Programme 2022 IY-Babies programme 2022


Family Early Help Parenting Courses

Dear Parents and Carers, Please find below a series of downloadable flyers with information for all Family Early Help Parenting Courses and Group Work programmes available from January – March 2022. 1 of 12 Ad 2 2 of 12 EPEC- Word flyer Spring 2022 BAP 3 of 12 EPEC- Word flyer Spring 2022 BAPT 4 of 12 Fathers Group- 2022 information 5 of 12 How
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FI Newsletter, Dec 2021

Dads Shut Out: FI boosts support to UK family services   As evidence continues to emerge about the impact of fathers’ exclusion from maternity services since the start of the pandemic – and of continuing ‘dad bans’ in some parts of the UK – we are boosting the help we can offer practitioners to improve their remote father-engagement. Read the full newsletter here ¬ 


The Boloh Helpline

How BOLOH can help you this Winter This winter, there will be an influx of coughs, colds and chest infections in children aged 0-3. To reduce increased pressure on local healthcare systems, Barnardo’s has been funded by NHS England and Department for Health and Social Care (DHSC) to provide a helpline advising on respiratory illnesses, focused on supporting parents/carers from Black, Asian and Minority
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Learning at Ann Bernadt & Nell Gwynn

In this video Lynne and Levia discuss the many techniques and tools used to create the perfect learning environment for children attending both Ann Bernadt and Nell Gwynn Nursery Schools. To watch the video discussion, please click on the play button.


Autumn Term 2021

Welcome to our school! we have created a short information video outlining the many changes and key steps we have put in place to allow for our full return to school this Autumn. We do hope that this video goes some way to answering the many questions that you have; however, if you do need more information, please feel free to contact us. Please
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Fatherhood Newsletter – November 2021

Let’s do more to prepare men for the most important job they’ll ever have. Fatherhood. Today is International Men’s Day, and we’re marking it by launching some resources that could be a big help to dads, and the services around them. Becoming Dad Becoming Dad is our new guide for expectant and new fathers, published with the Mental Health Foundation and available for free from
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