Humour in play

Dr Amy Paine talks about the importance of humour in play for child development Read more

Give children more Time to Play

Giving children more opportunities to play makes them feel happier and healthier. That’s what parents and children have told us in a new survey. Read more

Play pack - St David's Day giveaway

A gift for families and settings in Wales Read more

Ending physical punishment in Wales

Information for parents and carers Read more

Every child has the right to play

Right to play resources and posters Read more

Childcare Offer for Wales supports families with childcare costs

Welsh Government help for working parents Read more

Let’s play this half term!

Autumnal play ideas Read more

Give children a chance to play beyond the school gates

Continue to play after school Read more

Fun games and playful ideas to try

New Summer of Fun e-book Read more

Top 25 play ideas for the summer holidays

Let’s have a playful summer! Read more

Summer of Play

Enjoy a summer full of play and fun! Read more

Join the Storybook Treasure Hunt

Will your family find the treasure? Read more

Top tips for celebrating Playday

Ideas for a fun filled day of play Read more

Preparing children to play outside safely and confidently

Tips to support independent outdoor play Read more

Play in lockdown – Jake, Jed, Elliot and Ianto

Teenagers’ play experiences during lockdown Read more

Play in lockdown – Sumaya

A child’s play experiences during lockdown in Cardiff Read more

Fun in the garden – a storybook available to read online

Another storybook about children’s right to play Read more

Children’s storybook – available for free online

Read a storybook about children’s right to play Read more

Children's play and Alert Level 4 lockdown

What the Welsh Government guidance says about children's play, playgrounds and childcare Read more

Happy World Children’s Day 2020!

Celebrating children’s right to play Read more

Grab your wellies and coats, let’s play!

Play ideas for autumn half term Read more

Staying active through play

The importance of playing for children’s physical health Read more

It’s time to go back to school

Play in schools and childcare settings Read more

Let’s go outside and play

The importance of outdoor play Read more

Make a Big Noise for Playday

Playday 2020 Read more

Make a Big Noise for play!

Join the Playday 2020 celebrations Read more

New story telling session pack

Resource to accompany Fun in the dungeon storybook Read more

Children in Wales: My favourite game is …

Get involved in a new play ideas e-book Read more

Playing at home guide

New handy guide for parents Read more

Half-term play ideas

Fun play ideas for the whole family Read more

‘Play, creativity and boredom in lockdown’

Guest blog by Educational Psychologist, Dr Dan O’Hare Read more

Screen time

Supporting your child or teenager Read more

How is coronavirus affecting your child?

Seeking children and teenagers’ views Read more

Play in crisis

Resources for parents and carers Read more

Games for playing at home

Has your family given these a go? Read more

“What can we play?”

Play ideas for the bank holiday weekend Read more

Thank you to every parent and carer

A message from a child psychiatrist Read more

Supporting children's well-being through play

Playing and well-being Read more

Fun in the dungeon – available to read online

Read a right to play storybook Read more

Fun in the garden – a right to play storybook

Free copies of the storybook available Read more

“I’m boooored!”

Easy games for playing at home Read more

Playing out and about

Mother and daughter perspective on freedom to play out Read more

Bonkers for conkers

Do you fancy a game of conkers?! Read more

Autumn play - let's go outside!

Let's get our children outside and away from screens Read more