Fair Play for Children News — Health Wellbeing and Education

Jan Cosgrove
28 min readMar 23, 2024

includes Early Years and Child-Care, Disability issues and Child Protection

Fair Play for Children website: http://www.fairplay31.online/index.htm

Previous Edition to 18th March 2024

8th April 2024

Childcare shortage at Fort Liberty could find relief in Army’s budget

The NHS is failing our children, says top children’s doctor Camilla Kingdon | The Independent

Essex to review alternative educational provision following Ombudsman investigation

Time Running Out for NY Group Looking At Child Welfare Inequities — The Imprint

Texas Appeals Court Upholds Rulings Blocking State from Investigating Trans Youth and Their Families

2nd April 2024

Nursery costs rise by 7% while spaces drop, survey suggests | The Independent

Should doctors screen all kids for type 1 diabetes?

Be Honest, But Encouraging, with New Child Welfare Workers — The Imprint

Childcare costs: Parents ‘saving thousands less’ than government claims, says study

Healthy life expectancy declines for babies born in England — The National

Family Voices on Accessing Child Care and Early Education

E.R. Visits Quadruple for Children Accidentally Eating Melatonin

28th March 2024

Read transcript of debate

https://hansard.parliament.uk/commons/2024-03-18/debates/4135DD73-1BD4-4F3A-9D5C-8C2C08832790/RelationshipsEducationLGBTContent

Global health leader to outline ways to protect children from health impacts of climate change

25th March 2024

LGA responds to Coram’s Childcare Survey 2024 — Local Government Association

Revealed: Spiralling cost of children’s homes | Local Government Chronicle (LGC)

A new social contract in the childcare system | Joseph Rowntree Foundation

Do employers have a role to play in overcoming the UK childcare crisis?

Education leaders hit out as Government cuts secondary school teachers target

‘Crisis’ in children’s mental healthcareChildren’s Commissioner | The Independent

Struggling to Stem the Tide of Child Maltreatment | Child Abuse — JAMA Network

Kyra’s Law: Push to put child welfare at forefront of custody cases — NEWS10 ABC

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Jan Cosgrove

National Secretary of Fair Play for Children, Also runs Bognor Regis Herald online. Plus runs British Music Radio online