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Play is a key area for children and young people to develop and thrive in. Play is beneficial for:

  • Gross and fine motor development
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Visual motor skills
  • Socialisation
  • Communication
  • Attention and concentration
  • Emotional health and wellbeing

Play can take shape in many forms and changes as a child grows and develops. Choose the age and stage you child is at for more useful information.