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Everything we do helps children to grow up happy, healthy and confident

Small Steps Big Changes (SSBC) is a programme of activities designed to give every child the best start in life. We are funded through the National Lottery Community Fund’s A Better Start Programme. 

Are you an SSBC Family?

We provide services to families in Nottingham who live in the areas of Aspley, Bulwell, Hyson Green & Arboretum and St Ann’s. Check if you’re in an SSBC area.

Enter your postcode like this: NG1 3FB

Big Little Moments

Building young brains with the Big Little Moments

Babies and toddlers are growing and learning every day and the little moments you share can make a big difference. Find out more about making the most of their Big Little Moments.

Big Little Moments

Love Bump, helping pregnant women to stop smoking

SSBC has joined forces with other local organisations to help pregnant women to stop smoking. 

About the Campaign
Love Bump

How can we help?

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Latest News and Events

Why is play important?
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Why is play important?

Play is an important part of your child's development.

New summer groups
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New summer groups

Your Family Mentors have lots brand new groups, and some old favourites, lined up for you and your little ones to enjoy.

Nursery World Awards 2021
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Nursery World Awards 2021

The Nursery World Awards 2021 shortlists are out…and we have been shortlisted not once but twice!

Children’s Healthcare Survey
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Children’s Healthcare Survey

Arabic, Czech, Tigrinya & Urdu speakers needed for children's healthcare survey in St Ann's and Sneinton

‘Around Again’: Building a community support project
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‘Around Again’: Building a community support project

Debbie Halfpenny, Family Mentor Assistant Manager, shares how her team and The Vine Community Centre respond to the needs of the community.

Sharing a story just got easier
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Sharing a story just got easier

Exciting ways to make reading experiences for parents and little ones even more fun!

Love Bump support to reduce smoking in pregnancy
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Love Bump support to reduce smoking in pregnancy

SSBC has joined forces with other local organisations to help pregnant women to stop smoking.

Parents ask for more speech & language support
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Parents ask for more speech & language support

We've teamed up with Nottinghamshire HealthCare NHS Foundation Trust, Early Intervention Speech and Language team, to do just that!

Fathers Voice Consultation Findings
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Fathers Voice Consultation Findings

SSBC are proud to have hosted the second of a series of Shared Learning Events.

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