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Play @ home resources

 Play@home is a physical activity programme for children from birth to five years. The programme consists of three illustrated books which are issued in all Health Board areas to parents at birth, age one and age three.

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Play @ home baby book - For Health Visitors only to order

The Baby Programme guides parents and carers through their baby’s first twelve months by giving appropriate instuctions to aid development in a simple, easy-to-use book.

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Play @ home toddler book - For Health Visitors only to order

The toddler programme introduces the idea of exercise for toddlers appropriate to their stage of development. The aim is to start them on a life of health, exercise and sport.

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Play @ home pre school - for Health Visitors only to order

This booklet provides advice on a safe and suitable exercise programme for children aged three to five years.

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Play@home baby dvd

This dvd demonstrates how to incorporate massage and activity into your baby’s first year. The dvd recommends ways of being active and expanding your baby’s skills at all stages of development during the first year. The key message being to "start early and stay active for life".

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When placing an order for a health event please send the event date to perl@ggc.scot.nhs.uk or telephone  0141 201 4915. This will then be added to your order for processing.