On 19 March the Government announced a new scheme for tax-free childcare for working families.
In response to the CQC Maternity Survey 2015 senior policy adviser, NCT, Elizabeth Duff, said:
On 13 March 2013, the Department of Health published the results from the Diet and Nutrition Survey of Infants and Young Children (DNSIYC) 2011.
The Duchess of Cambridge is being treated in hospital for a very severe form of morning sickness called hyperemesis gravidarum.
In response to the announcement from the Deputy Prime Minister, Nick Clegg on 25 September 2012 that early education and childcare providers are to receive £100m to help them meet a growing demand for places, Elizabeth Duff, Senior Policy Adviser for NCT...
On Thursday 4 April the Department of Health announced the expansion of the Family Nurse Partnership programme, which offers one-to-one support for disadvantaged families.
On November 13 2012, the Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg announced plans to extend flexible working rights to all employees and introduce shared parental leave.
FSID has today relaunched as the Lullaby Trust.
Growing Up in Scotland is a large-scale longitudinal research project aimed at tracking the lives of several cohorts of Scottish children from the early years, through childhood and beyond. The report provides a detailed insight into the first set of...
On 27 February, The Health and Social Care Committee reported the findings of its inquiry into stillbirths in Wales. Elizabeth Duff, Senior Policy Adviser of parent charity NCT said: “We welcomed the Health and Social Care Committee’s inquiry into...
In response to statistics released today by the Health and Social Care Information Centre (HSCIC), Rosemary Dodds, Senior Policy Adviser, NCT, said:
Commenting on IPPR's 'Childcare - minding the gap' report, NCT's chief executive Belinda Phipps said:
In response Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt launching a drive to halve stillbirths, neonatal and maternal deaths in England, Elizabeth Duff, Senior Policy Adviser, NCT said:
In response to comments by Kirstie Allsopp on Twitter on 3rd January 2013, Belinda Phipps, Chief Executive of parent charity NCT said:
Responding to Labour’s announcement on extending paternity leave, Elizabeth Duff, Senior Policy Adviser, NCT said:
NCT response to Liberal Democrat plans to give parents of two-year-olds 15 hours a week of free childcare
In response to Liberal Democrat plans to give parents of two-year-olds 15 hours a week of free childcare, Belinda Phipps, Chief Executive, NCT, said:
In response to the survey from the National Day Nurseries Association (NDNA) which found parents are paying for the underfunding of free nursery places in increased fees, Elizabeth Duff, Senior Policy Adviser, NCT said:
In response to new research from the University of Reading into the iodine content of milk, Rosie Dodds, Senior Policy Adviser, NCT, said:
On Monday 8 April 2013, The Financial Times carried a front-page article about rationing of baby formula in UK supermarkets, which they say is due to rising Chinese demand and imports.
In response to National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) advice on midwifery staffing levels, Elizabeth Duff, Senior Policy Adviser, NCT, said: