News Archive: March 2012

Accidents and child development publication

29 March 2012
Next month CAPT is publishing its Accidents and child development publication which is an essential resource for all practitioners working to prevent childhood accidents.It sets out the following:

Statutory framework for the early years foundation stage 2012

29 March 2012
The Department for Education (DfE) has published the new statutory framework for the early years foundation stage (EYFS).This sets the standards that all early years providers must meet to ensure that children learn and develop well, and are kept healthy and safe.Early years providers play key roles in promoting accident prevention messages and delivering accident prevention work.

Child Safety Week theme revealed

28 March 2012
The theme for this year’s Child Safety Week - CAPT's flagship community safety campaign -  is Small steps to safety.

Sign up to Making the Link child accident prevention events

6 March 2012
There are still places left for our Making the Link road safety seminar and master classes taking place in March.

Making the Link redesigned website

5 March 2012
We've redesigned the Making the Link website to make it easier to find the tools, policy and news updates to help you in your child accident prevention work. We’ve made the following changes:

Children’s and Young People’s Outcomes Strategy

2 March 2012
The Department of Health (DH) is developing a new Children and Young People’s Outcomes Strategy in order to improve children’s health.