Mum, prectitioner and baby
Community projects

Partnership is at the heart of our work to promote healthier families and communities.

HENRY in Bradford

Better Start is an exciting ten year Big Lottery funded programme to improve outcomes for children through prevention and early intervention projects with 0-3 year olds and their families. HENRY is working in partnership with Better Start Bradford. Our experience in delivering effective, evidence-based family programmes means we are well placed to support parents in these crucial early years to develop and maintain healthy lifestyles for the whole family.

HENRY is running group and 1-to-1 Healthy Families programmes for parents and carers of young children. We’re also training volunteers to support families in Better Start Bradford communities as well as providing training for practitioners and child care settings working in the area.

The Cooking for a Better Start project, also run by HENRY, helps parents learn to cook cheap, healthy meals for their family.

Read more about Healthy Families programmes in Bradford

Read more about the Cooking for a Better Start project

HENRY in Leeds, Sheffield and Telford

Working Together for a Healthy Start is an exciting project funded by the National Lottery through the Big Lottery Fund. HENRY is working in partnership with Leeds City Council, Sheffield City Council and Telford and Wrekin Council to improve the lives of children aged 0-5 who are at risk of obesity.

The project recruits and trains volunteers as Healthy Start Mentors who deliver the HENRY Healthy Families 1-to-1 programme with local families.

Read more about HENRY in Leeds, Sheffield and Telford

HENRY in Waltham Forest

Best Start with HENRY is an innovative parent and family service commissioned by the London Borough of Waltham Forest. Through the Children and Family Centres we are working in partnership with Lloyd Park Children’s Charity and the local NHS Foundation Trust.

The HENRY team provides skilled and accessible support to local families from birth to starting school - including infant feeding, healthy eating, oral health and speech and language development.

Read more about HENRY in Waltham Forest

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HENRY in Bradford

Better Start Bradford works with families to help give children the best possible start in life

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HENRY in Leeds, Sheffield and Telford

Helping families in Leeds, Sheffield and Telford to give their children the best start in life

Parents and staff at Waltham Forest open day
HENRY in Waltham Forest

Supporting families to provide the best and healthiest start in life for their children