Health and community professionals supporting implementation in KidsMatter ECEC services and schools are also referred to in KidsMatter as external supporters.

Read Topic 7: External supporters in the Action Team Handbook to find out more.

An external supporter is someone who can assist an ECEC service or primary school in their KidsMatter journey. More examples are available on the External supporters and KidsMatter implementation page.

Making connections 

You may already be providing expertise and assistance to ECEC services  or schools which fit within the four Component areas. You may like to use the Making Connections document to explore further how you can support KidsMatter implementation.

What role do you see yourself playing with KidsMatter ECEC services or schools?

How will you know what role will be beneficial to an ECEC service or school?