Giving local parents and children the greatest chances in life


At 1st Place, we provide early education and support to local families with children under five.

Our Children and Parents’ Centre offers a wide range of services including play and learning sessions, parenting programmes and one-to-one support. Our nurseries provide a unique learning experience inspired by the Reggio Emilio approach.

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