London Borough of Croydon

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Croydon Best Start

Best Start is a service from pregnancy until your child turns 5. It is made up of a number of different organisations all working together to support you to give your child the Best Start in life. By working together Best Start aims to give you a smooth service and ensure that you get all the information you need at the right time.

Keeping up to date with Best Start activities


This is a public page and the events button lists all that is happening. We would love your feedback and ideas so please comment and share.

Best Start is also on twitter @cbeststart

Looking for childcare

Find out about your childcare options.

To find nurseries, pre-schools, childminders and parent and toddler groups near you and lots of other useful information visit Family Space Croydon. If you run a parent and toddler group, and would like to be listed on so families can find your services, then email

What Best Start offers

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Best Start children's centres Best Start health Best Start in the community
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Parenting support 2 year old funding