First 1000 days | Grow, love and play

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To stop the spread of the coronavirus (Covid-19), a National lockdown will take effect from midnight on Thursday 26 March and will continue until midnight 16 April.
Please stay at home during this time. Read more about the lockdown.
For more information visit our provincial coronavirus (Covid-19) website.
For national updates visit the national coronavirus website


A child’s health is most vulnerable during the first 1 000 days of its life. This period, from conception until a child’s 2nd birthday, offers a unique window of opportunity to shape healthier and more prosperous futures.

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