CDS Celebrating Healthy Under 5s (1)

CDS Celebrating Healthy Under 5s


Community Dental Services CIC are celebrating the work and achievements of Healthy Under 5s at an award ceremony on 9 May from  5:30pm - 7.00pm at theLakeview Village Hall, Brooklands Avenue, Lakeview, Wixams, Bedford MK42 6AB


The Healthy Under 5s programme is a public health initiative for Early Years settings, Pre-schools, Nurseries and Children's Centres and in its 17th year, is supporting healthy practices, through advice on nutrition, oral health and physical activity.


It has been another great year for the twenty two settings engaged and at this year's event the team will be unveiling the new Healthy Under 5s logo as well as introducing a newly created award certificate, designed to assure the prestigious reputation continues into the future and also acknowledges all of the settings' hard work, including the long standing settings who have been on the award for over ten years.


Delegates at this year's ceremony will enjoy an array of assorted food platters and mocktails as well as talks form Sue Gregory, Chair of Community Dental Services CIC, on "Optimising oral health with children, families and staff" and Anka Johnson, Vice Chair of CWT and Consultant Nutritionist will give an update from the Caroline Walker Trust.