From the beginning of pregnancy through to when a child is 2 years old the most rapid development occurs in the first 1000 days of life. It is a critical window to see, talk, walk and think.
By 1001 days a child’s brain will have reached 80% of it’s adult size.
To find out more and learn about what you can do to help support your child's development from pregnancy and beyond follow York Family Information Service on Twitter and Facebook and look out for #First1001Days
If you are worried about your child’s speech and language please get in touch with the Healthy Child Service on:
• West Locality 01904 555475
• East Locality 01904 551760
• North Locality 01904 552322