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Official Publications Support for Parents Courses in Parenting  

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General Information

Putting Families First Priorities for a new Government

Responses to consultation documents Work and Parents:
Competitiveness and Choice - Response to the DTI Consultation

Sure Start

National Family Planning and Parenting Institute
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The Children's Society

National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children

National Childbirth Trust

ABC of Parenting

The British Broadcasting Corporation

National Council of Voluntary Child Care Organisations

Nursing, Midwifery and Allied Health Database (NMAP)


Official Publications

Department of Education and Skills - What Works in Parenting Support : A review of the International Evidence

Department of Health

Northern Ireland Office

Scottish Executive

National Assembly for Wales


Research Projects/Initiatives

The National Research Register

Thomas Coram Institute

Projects from the SIG Group for Parenting,CPHVA

Joseph Rowntree Foundation



Parenting Education and Support Forum

Family Caring Trust

Special care babies support group for parents


Evidence Based Practice

Family/parenting interventions for delinquency

Antipsychotic medication for challenging behaviour in people with learning disability (Cochrane Review)

Day care for pre-school children (Cochrane Review)

Growth Monitoring in Children(Cochrane Review)

Parent-training programmes for improving maternal psychosocial health (Cochrane Review)


Courses in Parenting

The Anna Freud Centre


Bibliographic Information


British Medical Journal