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Activities for Early Years (0-5)


Why is physical activity important for early years children?

Being physically active in their early years can be extremely beneficial in a child's growth and development.

Regular physical activity can help:

  • develop motor skills
  • promote healthy weight
  • enhance bone and muscular development
  • development of social skills

The recommended guidelines for physical activity for children aged 0-5 years is 180 minutes a day.

Take a look at what activities we offer to help keep your children physically active.


What do we offer?

We are aiming to work across the whole borough of Charnwood to create physical activity opportunities for families and children aged up to five years.

Please click on the links below to discover the activities currently on offer in Charnwood which are specifically targeting our youngest residents:


Click here for Holiday Activity Programmes