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Brown Speech on Social Mobility
Gordon Brown's speech highlights how he will support low income parents that take action to support their child's development. In recognition of this, there will be a £200 grant. It is hoped that 500,000 families will be lifted out of poverty, through the grant and support for very young children through the use of children's centres. This BBC News clip is published as part of BBC News Online and was first broadcast on 23 June 2008. Please note this clip is only available in Flash.
Discussion regarding the effects of poverty of the family and of the interventions in place to support families. Research around the functions of Sure Start and family centres and communication between agencies to support young children and their families. Research into Family Intervention Projects.
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