See new national Playhub for exciting resources and play ideas from a range of providers
The COVID-19 pandemic is having a significant impact on family life.
We know children need play to thrive and make sense of their world and that play supports their mental and physical health and wellbeing. That’s why we’ve created the Home play pack and our #101waystoplay campaign in order to support children and families to stimulate their imagination, creativity and play time.More useful resources and information »
Scotland’s Play Charter describes our collective commitment to play for all children and young people. Supporters of the Charter:
- recognise that all children have the right to participate in play activities and experiences
- value play as a life-enhancing daily experience for all our children
- support children to have fun, creative, fulfilling and development rich play experiences throughout their childhoods
- recognise that playing is an essential part of a happy childhood as well as being vital to children’s wellbeing as individuals and members of society.