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Different kinds of playwork, and different kinds of playworker are needed in different contexts and by different communities. The play workers at Baltic Street take on roles which are specific to our site, the wider context we work in, their own personalities and the interests and needs of our community of children. The best way to find out more about them and what they do is drop in. The following links are good places to start if you are interested in finding out more 

Playwork Code of Practice 2007- PATH

Playwork Primer – Penny Wilson 

Playwork Principles – PlayWales

Journal of Playwork Practice, Policy Press and Common Threads

Play Deprivation: Impact, Consequences and the Potential of Playwork, PlayWales