About Islington Play Association

Islington Play Association has been fighting for children’s rights for well over 40 years. We work closely with parents, carers and community members to ensure that the best possible environment is created for children and young people.

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About Islington Play Association

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Playday 2019

Playday 2019 is a matter of weeks away! This year it will be hosted at Paradise Park on Wednesday 7th August from 12-4pm. Islington families, are you ready?! Spread the...
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Job Opportunity: Trustees

Islington Play Association is a vibrant, proactive children’s charity. Our aim is simple: We want an Islington where all children can play outside. IPA believes that play is what children...
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Paradise Park Children's Centre

Our beautiful centre hosts a nursery with excellent outside play facilities and a myriad of family support and health services.

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Paradise Park Children's Centre

Our Spaces to Play

N7 9PL

Hayward Adventure Playground

Hayward Adventure Playground has been specially designed for children with additional needs, accessibility has been considered for every part of the massive site, so that children of all abilities can...
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37% of children claiming free school meals in Islington attend adventure playgrounds Source: Annual Report 2016

Why Play matters

Play is what happens when children are given the space to be themselves and explore their world, learning about what works and what doesn’t, in pursuit of their own intrinsic aims.

Why Play matters

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