Yet another report on the role of Children's Centres has just been published, this time by Barnardos. The new report - What Are Children's Centres For? - argues that there is a lack of consistency to centres across the country, making it difficult to assess the effectiveness of the services they offer. You can read the full text of the report now by clicking here.
Further similar items that have been published in recent months include Best Practice for a Sure Start which was written by a parliamentary group, and the National Children's Bureau's Partnerships for a Better Start: Perspectives on the Role of Children's Centres.