Find your local children's centre, details of local activities and support for parents, children and young people.
About children's centres
Our services are designed to meet the needs of the local area. We offer parents, children and young people support to help them learn and develop.
These will vary from area to area but typically could include:
- Stay and play
- Community activities
Help prepare your child for school
- Access to local childcare providers
- Child's Journey information pack
Practical advice on health, family and financial matters
- One stop baby shops
- Baby clinics
Find your local children's centre
Sometimes families need some extra help and support. At these times it is important that the right services are made available. If you feel you need this extra support there are a number of people you can talk to, including:
- Children's centre staff
- School staff
- Health professionals
The types of extra help available include:
- Parenting advice and guidance
- Managing children's behaviour
- One to one and group support
- Advice on child learning and development
Get involved and have your say
Each area has a Family Forum where you can get involved in planning the services on offer and making important decisions.