Understanding the Early Years
An initiative of PLAY (Partnership in Learning and Advocacy for Young Children), the Understanding Early Years (UEY) project enables communities to use local research to increase understanding of the needs of young children, their families, and the community factors and resources that influence children’s development before the age of 6.
See www.playvictoria.org for more information on PLAY and the UEY project..
The Early Years Community Appreciation Awards
The Early Years Community Appreciation Awards are an opportunity for parents and care-providers of children aged six and under to inform the UEY project about the things in their communities that they believe support them and their children.
The topic areas the awards center on are:
Each topic area and the information collected from the parents, feeds into current and proposed research and communications activities. Click here for more information