An investment in health
2 August 2016
The forthcoming increase in early education entitlement to 30-hours per week offers unprecedented potential and a perfect opportunity to improve both wellbeing and the nation's children's eating habits.
The food children eat in their earliest years shapes their future health – the tastes and eating habits formed early in life can have consequences for growth, development, health and academic achievement in later life (
The increase in entitlement from 15 to 30 hours free early education and childcare per week for three and four-year-olds in working families (
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