Covid-19 resources


22 March 2021

On 23rd March, to mark the first anniversary of the first lockdown, the First 1001 Days Movement has launched a new element to our campaign to recognise the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on babies and their families.  In the last year, over 600,000 babies have been born who have lived their whole lives in…

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The Baby Blind-spot: First 1001 Days report shows babies’ needs overlooked in COVID response

19 January 2021

A report released by the First 1001 Days Movement today found that the “hidden harms” of the Spring lockdown on 0-2s were broad and significant, and experienced unevenly depending on family circumstances and background.  The Working for Babies report was written by First 1001 Days partners Isos Partnership.  It examined the response of local services…

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Babies in Lockdown

05 August 2020

Today we release a new report sharing families’ experiences of lockdown during pregnancy or with a baby. Babies in Lockdown is based on a survey of over 5000 families, conducted in partnership with charities Home-Start UK and Best Beginnings. The report tells us that: COVID-19 has affected parents, babies and the services that support them…

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