Research and analysis

Involving parents and carers more in a children's centre

This publication was withdrawn on 24 February 2016

This good practice example has been withdrawn as it is older than 3 years and may no longer reflect current policy.

Ofsted good practice example showing how Forest First Children's Centre engages with parents and the community.



A big challenge for many children’s centres is how to involve parents and carers more. Forest First Children’s Centre has an excellent and dynamic parents’ forum that significantly influences the provision and benefits the local community.