Stronger starts, brighter futures

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A stable environment and nurturing relationships with family, neighbours and communities are critical for childhood development and it is well established that the early years of a child's life can have lasting impacts throughout the life course. Consequently, improving childhood development tends to focus on early intervention in the pre-school years and adopts a public health approach to shift the development trajectory of the entire population of children towards the healthy end of the development continuum.