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Doodle Den

Doodle Den is a literacy support after-school programme. It is a targeted-indicated programme for children between the ages of 5 and 7. It is delivered in primary school, community centres or libraries and aims to support children to fully participate in education, address delays, and to improve educational outcomes.
  • Evidence rating: 3
  • Cost rating: 2
  • Child outcomes:
    Enhancing school achievement & employment
    Preventing crime, violence and antisocial behaviour
  • UK provision: No
  • Age group:
    Primary school
  • Delivery model: Group
  • Main setting:
    Primary school
  • Other setting:
    Community centre
  • Classification:
    Targeted indicated

Early Talk Boost

Early Talk Boost (ETB) is an intervention for children with delayed language. It is a targeted programme for children between the ages of 3 and 4. It is delivered in children’s centres or other early years settings by early years practitioners, and aims to improve children’s core language skills, as well as academic attainment and social/emotional difficulties in the longer term.
  • Evidence rating: 2
  • Cost rating: 1
  • Child outcomes:
    Enhancing school achievement & employment
  • UK provision: Yes
  • Age group:
    Preschool
  • Delivery model: Group
  • Main setting:
    Children's centre or early-years setting
  • Classification:
    Targeted indicated

EasyPeasy

EasyPeasy is a universal parenting programme for families with children between the ages of 2–5 years. It is delivered in the family home, children’s centres or other early years settings, and primary schools. The programme aims to improve mental health & wellbeing, school achievement & employment, and physical health & obesity.
  • Evidence rating: 2+
  • Cost rating: 1
  • Child outcomes:
    Supporting children's mental health and wellbeing
  • UK provision: Yes
  • Age group:
    Preschool
    Primary school
  • Delivery model: Group
  • Main setting:
    Children's centre or early-years setting
  • Other setting:
    Home
    Primary school
  • Classification:
    Universal

Empowering Parents, Empowering Communities

Empowering Parents, Empowering Communities (EPEC) is for disadvantaged families experiencing behavioural difficulties with a child between the ages of two and 11.
  • Evidence rating: 3
  • Cost rating: 1
  • Child outcomes:
    Preventing crime, violence and antisocial behaviour
  • UK provision: Yes
  • Age group:
    Toddlers
    Preschool
  • Delivery model: Group
  • Main setting:
    Children's centre or early-years setting
    Primary school
    Secondary school
    Community centre
  • Other setting:
    Out-patient health setting
  • Classification:
    Targeted indicated

Enhanced Triple P

Enhanced Triple P (Level 5) provides adjunctive interventions (alongside a Level 4 Triple P programme) to address family factors that may impact upon and complicate the task of parenting, such as parental mood and partner conflict.
  • Evidence rating: 3
  • Cost rating: 2
  • Child outcomes:
    Preventing crime, violence and antisocial behaviour
  • UK provision: Yes
  • Age group:
    Toddlers
    Preschool
  • Delivery model: Individual
  • Main setting:
    Not available
  • Other setting:
    Home
    Children's centre or early-years setting
    Primary school
    Community centre
    In-patient health setting
  • Classification:
    Targeted selective

FRIENDS for Life (health-led)

FRIENDS for Life is part of a suite of FRIENDS programmes (including Fun FRIENDS and FRIENDS for Youth), which aim to improve resilience (or coping) skills in children and reduce anxiety and improve mental health and wellbeing.
  • Evidence rating: 3
  • Cost rating: 1
  • Child outcomes:
    Supporting children's mental health and wellbeing
  • UK provision: Yes
  • Age group:
    Primary school
    Preadolescents
  • Delivery model: Group
  • Main setting:
    Primary school
  • Other setting:
    Secondary school
    Out-patient health setting
  • Classification:
    Universal

FRIENDS for Youth

FRIENDS for Youth is part of a suite of FRIENDS programmes (including Fun FRIENDS and FRIENDS for Life), which aim to improve resilience (or coping) skills in children and reduce anxiety and improve mental health and wellbeing.
  • Evidence rating: 3
  • Cost rating: 1
  • Child outcomes:
    Supporting children's mental health and wellbeing
  • UK provision: Yes
  • Age group:
    Preadolescents
    Adolescents
  • Delivery model: Group
  • Main setting:
    Secondary school
  • Other setting:
    Out-patient health setting
  • Classification:
    Targeted selective

Families and Schools Together

Families and Schools Together (FAST) is a multi-family group approach designed to build protective factors for children. The programme’s key objective is to build stronger families and communities. This community strengthening programme is based on the social ecological theory of child development, family systems theory, family stress theory, attachment theory, and social learning theory.
  • Evidence rating: 2+
  • Cost rating: 1
  • Child outcomes:
    Enhancing school achievement & employment
  • UK provision: Yes
  • Age group:
    Primary school
  • Delivery model: Group
  • Main setting:
    Primary school
  • Classification:
    Targeted selective

Families and Schools Together Preschool

Families and Schools Together (FAST) Preschool is a group-based intervention for parents of a preschool child who wish to support their child and become more engaged in their community. It can operate at a universal level, but is more frequently provided on a targeted basis to families where there is an elevated risk of child behavioural problems.
  • Evidence rating: 2
  • Cost rating: NA
  • Child outcomes:
    Preventing crime, violence and antisocial behaviour
  • UK provision: Yes
  • Age group:
    Preschool
  • Delivery model: Group
  • Main setting:
    Children's centre or early-years setting
  • Other setting:
    Primary school
    Community centre
  • Classification:
    Universal

Family Check-up for Children

The Family Check-up (FCU) for Children is a strengths-based, family-centred intervention that motivates parents to use parenting practices to support child competence, mental health and risk reduction.
  • Evidence rating: 3+
  • Cost rating: 2
  • Child outcomes:
    Preventing crime, violence and antisocial behaviour
  • UK provision: No
  • Age group:
    Toddlers
  • Delivery model: Individual
  • Main setting:
    Home
  • Other setting:
    Secondary school
    Community centre
    In-patient health setting
    Out-patient health setting
  • Classification:
    Targeted selective