New Playful Childhoods website launched

The Playful Childhoods website aims to help parents, carers and grandparents give children time, space and support to play at home and in their local community. It’s also useful for local groups and town and community councils to provide play friendly neighbourhoods in their areas.

The resources can also be used by professionals in their work with children and families.

The website provides:

The website has been developed to support:

  • Parents in giving their children opportunities to play
  • Parents so they feel confident about letting their children play outside in the community
  • The development of playful communities for children across Wales

A shared understanding of the importance of play for children and teenagers by all adults across Wales.