The Babies in Lockdown report showed some of the challenges faced by parents and the impact it has on children in their earliest years.
That is why we are encouraging the Government to introduce the Parent-Infant Premium as part of the Comprehensive Spending Review. It will provide local areas with additional money to help pay for services to support families during pregnancy until their child is three.
This new idea could give local areas vital extra money, but we need your help. Please, get involved. Write to your MP, share our briefing document, or just send a tweet to the Chancellor of the Exchequer.
Our report, Babies in Lockdown shines a light on huge disparities between how different families and communities experienced lockdown. Read more…
The time for action is now. Help us make sure the Parent-Infant Premium is introduced so that we can build back better. Read more..
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READ AND TWEET THE REPORT
Dear @RishiSunak, @GavinWilliamson and @MattHancock – we need you to put children at the heart of the spending review. Please introduce the #ParentInfantPremium to support children in their earliest years. Please take a minute to find out more. #BabiesinLockdownTweet
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