Play in the Community
In the Play in the Community section you will find how to guides, practical advice and inspiring examples. We’ve chosen them to help increase and improve play opportunities for the children and teenagers in your community.
This section will be useful to anyone interested in improving play in their local neighbourhood, including:
Community councils, Community groups, Neighbourhood Watch groups, Parents, grandparents and carers, Those who work with children, teenagers and families, Tenants’ and residents’ associations, Town and community councillors.
You may want to refurbish or upgrade an existing play space or create a new one. You may want to raise awareness or money or start a campaign to support play. Or you might be looking for ideas and examples to inspire you. This section of the website will help you find what you need.
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In the All About Play section you can find out why playing is good for your child or teenager.
Play in the community
Want to change attitudes towards play in your community?
In the Play in the Community section you will find how to guides, practical advice and inspiring examples.
Need some play inspiration? Look no further.
This section is full of ideas that you can use to start playing at home or outside.