Conception to Age Two - First 1001 Days APPG

First Registered: 02/01/2019 • Last updated on: 10/03/2021

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To promote a holistic approach to the antenatal and post-natal period, specifically with regards to the early years and infant mental health; to hold evidence-based enquiries into best practice for the 1001 critical days to help policymakers make informed decisions on provision in this period; and to uphold cross-party consensus for this age group.

Note: All-Party Parliamentary Groups (APPGs) are informal, cross-party groups formed by MPs and Members of the House of Lords who share a common interest in a particular policy area, region or country. APPGs have no official status within Parliament.


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Recent Documents related to Conception to Age Two - First 1001 Days

1. Strong Start for All Children - written evidence
09/10/2018 - Inquiry: First 1000 days of life - Health and Social Care Committee
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Found: Health and Social Care Select Committee's 'First 1000 Days' Inquiry The Strong Start Commission for Change

2. Strong Start for All Children - written evidence
27/06/2018 - Inquiry: Life chances - Education Committee
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Found: life chances campaign, focused on the first 1001 critical days of a child’s life.  1. Executive Summary

3. City of Bradford Metropolitan Council - written evidence
09/10/2018 - Inquiry: First 1000 days of life - Health and Social Care Committee
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Found: Council Subject:Health and Social Care Committee “The First 1000 Days of Life” Inquiry  From:City of Bradford Metropolitan

4. Parent Infant Partnership (PIP) UK - written evidence
09/10/2018 - Inquiry: First 1000 days of life - Health and Social Care Committee
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Found: relationship between parents and their babies in the first years of life. Our mission is to enable the availability

5. The Association for infant Mental Health (AIMH (UK)) - written evidence
09/10/2018 - Inquiry: First 1000 days of life - Health and Social Care Committee
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Found: inquiry has been set up as it promises to address two important aspects of children’s health, wellbeing

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Recent Speeches related to Conception to Age Two - First 1001 Days

1. Healthcare Support Services: Conception to Age Two
15/12/2020 - Westminster Hall

1: support services in the period between conception and age two.It is a pleasure to serve under - Speech Link

2. Conception to Age 2: The First 1001 Days
17/12/2015 - Commons Chamber

1: manifesto entitled The 1001 Critical Days, the importance of the conception to age two period.In this - Speech Link

3. Early Years Family Support
16/07/2019 - Commons Chamber

1: overwhelming evidence of the importance of the first 1,001 critical days of a new baby’s life in determining his - Speech Link
2: Social Care Select Committee, HC 1496, on First 1000 days of life and the Eleventh Report of the Science - Speech Link
3: and to seek funds for home visiting during the first two years, so that mothers and fathers can learn skills - Speech Link

4. Maternal Mental Health
10/03/2021 - Westminster Hall

1: impact of Covid-19 on maternity and parental leave, First Report, HC 526, and the Government’s Response, Second - Speech Link
2: factor in the escalation of existing ones. The first two years of a child’s life are vital in their development - Speech Link
3: Mr Robertson, in this new Chamber, which is a first for us all. I congratulate the hon. Member for Richmond - Speech Link

5. Health Visitors (England)
23/10/2019 - Westminster Hall

1: all-party parliamentary group for conception to age two—the first 1,001 days. I also chair the board of trustees - Speech Link
2: emergency department attendances by children under the age of five, and infant mortality reductions have recently - Speech Link
3: the ground, not least health visitors, are the first to come face to face with them and have the practical - Speech Link

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Recent Questions related to Conception to Age Two - First 1001 Days
1. Discrimination: Age
asked by: Fleur Anderson
09/07/2020
... what steps she is taking to tackle age discrimination.

2. Marriage: Age
asked by: Virendra Sharma
21/07/2020
... what assessment he has made of the potential merits of (a) raising the marriage age to 18 and (b) removing parental consent to (i) protect children and (ii) prevent exploitation.

3. Marriage: Age
asked by: Virendra Sharma
21/07/2020
... what discussions he has had for the Minister for Women and Equalities on raising the marriage age to 18 and removing parental consent to protect children and prevent exploitation.

4. Midwives: Age
asked by: Kerry McCarthy
25/06/2020
... what the age profile is of NHS midwives; and how many NHS midwives in each age category are (a) UK nationals and (b) nationals of an EU member state.

5. Pensions: Age
asked by: Jonathan Edwards
14/01/2021
... what his policy is on the minimum age for withdrawing a private pension; and what plans he has to bring forward legislative proposals to introduce legislation on that minimum age.

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11 Current APPG Officers
Caroline Ansell Portrait
Caroline Ansell
Vice Chair
Conservative - Eastbourne
Joined: 8th April 2020
Miriam Cates Portrait
Miriam Cates
Officer
Conservative - Penistone and Stocksbridge
Joined: 8th April 2020
Wera Hobhouse Portrait
Wera Hobhouse
Officer
Liberal Democrat - Bath
Joined: 8th April 2020
Baroness Hollins Portrait
Baroness Hollins
Vice Chair
Crossbench - Life peer
Joined: 2nd January 2019
Siobhan Baillie Portrait
Siobhan Baillie
Vice Chair
Conservative - Stroud
Joined: 8th April 2020
No other APPG Memberships
Lord Russell of Liverpool Portrait
Lord Russell of Liverpool
Vice Chair
Crossbench - Excepted Hereditary
Joined: 8th April 2020
Lucy Powell Portrait
Lucy Powell
Vice Chair
Labour (Co-op) - Manchester Central
Joined: 8th April 2020
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Tim Loughton MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 4471.

Email: loughtont@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Sally Hogg, Parent Infant Foundation, PO Box 7827, Kettering NN16 6PH . Tel: 07870 562 272

Email: sally@parentinfantfoundation.org.uk

Secretariat:

Parent Infant Foundation acts as the group's secretariat. https://parentinfantfoundation.org.uk/

Benefits in Kind
Date
4 Feb 2020
Source
Parent Infant Foundation
Description
Secretariat   From : 04/02/2020 To : 03/02/2021
Value
£1,501
Date
9 Oct 2017
Source
Parent Infant Partnership UK
Description
Secretariat   From : 09/10/2017 To : 08/10/2018
Value
£1,501

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Conception to Age Two - First 1001 Days APPG

Former APPG Officers
Norman Lamb Portrait
Norman Lamb
Secretary
Liberal Democrat - Former Member for North Norfolk
Joined: 2nd January 2019
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
James Morris Portrait
James Morris
Vice Chair
Conservative - Halesowen and Rowley Regis
Joined: 2nd January 2019
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Lord Field of Birkenhead Portrait
Lord Field of Birkenhead
Vice Chair
Crossbench - Life peer
Joined: 2nd January 2019
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Earl of Listowel Portrait
Earl of Listowel
Vice Chair
Crossbench - Leave of Absence - 27 January 2020
Joined: 2nd January 2019
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Paul Williams Portrait
Paul Williams
Vice Chair
Labour - Former Member for Stockton South
Joined: 2nd January 2019
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships