Bright Start Islington services are for under-5s and their families.
You can find our services in children's centres, nurseries, health centres, community centres and libraries across Islington. We support families from pregnancy to a child's fifth birthday.
As well as childcare and early education, Bright Start Islington provides activities and services including:
- Stay and play sessions: toys and activities for under-5s
- Child health clinics
- Health visiting
- Parenting programmes
- Free healthy start vitamins
- Speech and language therapy
- Breastfeeding support and infant feeding advice
- Benefits advice
- Help with finding work
Bright Start venues are places you can meet other parents, support each other, and you can make your voice heard by getting involved in designing and reviewing local services.
Find out what's on today!
Find out about activities in Spring 2019 (until 18 April 2019):
Summer Term 2019 activities start on 24 April 2019:
To register for Bright Start services, fill in a registration form, or drop into your local children's centre or other Bright Start venues, including health centres and community centres.
You can drop in to any of your local Bright Start venues for activities, advice and information, but to find out which Bright Start area you live in, go to the homepage of Islington's website and scroll down to 'Your Local Area'
For more information about your local Bright Start Islington services, and how you can get involved in shaping services, call the Family Information Service on 020 7527 5959.