‘Bright Start Islington’ is the name for services for under-fives and their families in the borough.
Bright Start supports families from pregnancy to a child’s fifth birthday. The service, provided by Islington Council, Whittington Health and thevoluntary sector, offers childcare, education and activities. It also provides health visiting, antenatal appointments, breastfeeding support, stay and plays and help for parents finding work. The services are provided in children’s centres, nurseries, health centres, community centres and libraries across Islington.