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Effects of fully-established Sure Start Local Programmes on 3-year-old children and their families living in England: a quasi-experimental observational study.

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BACKGROUND: Sure Start Local Programmes (SSLPs) are area-based interventions to improve services for young children and their families in deprived communities, promote health and development, and reduce inequalities. We therefore investigated whether SSLPs affect the wellbeing of 3-year-old children and their families. METHODS: In a quasi-experimental observational study, we compared 5883 3-year-old children and their families from 93 disadvantaged SSLP areas with 1879 3-year-old children and...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, SSD, Education
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Journal:
Lancet (London, England)
Volume:
372
Issue:
9650
Pages:
1641-1647
Publication date:
2008-11-05
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EISSN:
1474-547X
ISSN:
0140-6736
URN:
uuid:b8bd31d1-1a27-42d9-bcdb-1d68791b1ea7
Source identifiers:
490846
Local pid:
pubs:490846

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