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Why We Exist
Find out why the Best Start Partnership was setup
What We Do
How do we benefit the children and families of Jersey
Who We Are
Who exactly is involved in the Best Start Partnership

Childhood is a unique and valuable stage of life

The Best Start Partnership brings together a wide range of stakeholders in a single body. It draws on the voices of children and families with local representatives from the public, private, community and voluntary sectors to provide unique insights representing the interests of children in the development, implementation and evaluation of government strategy and policy.

Child Centric

We make sure the child is at the centre of all our work.

Birthright

All children have the right to grow up safely, live healthy lives, learn and achieve and be seen and heard.

Service Delivery

Service delivery is holistic, co-ordinated and seamless, making every contact with parents and carers count from day one and getting it right first time.

Uniqueness

The uniqueness of children and families is valued and provided for.

Access to Support

Children and families who need support will be identified and have access to the right help at the right time from the right service.

Listening

Listening and involving children and families in shaping and evaluating services delivers what’s needed and makes effective use of available resources

Quality focus

Quality is at the heart of service delivery for children and families
OUR PRINCIPLES

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