Parenting and family support activities

Saturday Stay ‘n’ Play

Families learn together in this relaxed, informal environment with fun activities. For families with children aged eight years and under

Date: First Saturday of the Month, 4 May, 1 June, 6 July

Time: 1:00pm - 3:00pm

Venue: Coin Street neighbourhood centre

Price: FREE

Should I book? Just turn up

Age Range: For families with children 0-8 years old.

Under 20s Stay ‘n’ Play

Come along with your babies and toddlers for midwifery care including breastfeeding, contraception advice, access to Coin Street’s specialist support for training and employment, childcare and more.

Date: Thursdays (term time only)

Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

Venue: Coin Street neighbourhood centre

Price: Free

Should I book? Just turn up

Age Range: For parents under 20 years old with children 0-5 years old

Place2Be

An art therapy counselling service for mums, dads, grandparents, step-parents and carers with children under 5 years old.

Date: Fridays (term time only)

Time: 9:00am - 5:00pm

Venue: Coin Street neighbourhood centre

Price: Free

Should I book? By referral only. Advance booking required

Age Range: Families with children 0-5 years

Family Fitness and Fun (TWO Sessions)

Rambert dance classes, arts, crafts and sports sessions. Two sessions for families to chose from: 10-11.30am, 5-8 years (siblings under 5 welcome) or 11.30am-1pm, 8-13 years

Date: Sundays (term time only)

Time: 10:00am - 1:00pm

Venue: Colombo Centre

Price: FREE

Should I book? Must register first. Places are limited!

Age Range: Families with children 5-13 years (siblings under 5 welcome)

Tuesday Stay ‘n’ Play

A dedicated session for families with children 0-5 years old, focusing on exploration, investigation and activities to stimulate the minds of young children.

Date: Tuesdays (term time only)

Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

Venue: Coin Street neighbourhood centre

Price: Free

Should I book? Just turn up

Age Range: Families with children 0-5 years old

Wednesday Stay ‘n’ Play

A new session is based at Blackfriars Settlement. Delivered by our Early Years Educators, with regular visits from our family support team with advice on parenting, child development, safety and emotional well-being.

Date: Wednesdays (term time only)

Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

Venue: Blackfriars Settlement,

Price: Free

Should I book? Just turn up

Age Range: For families with children 0-5 years old

Babies Stay ‘n’ Play

A dedicated session for expectant parents and parents of children under two years old, focusing on exploration, investigation and activities to stimulate the minds of young children.

Date:  Fridays (term time only)

Time: 10:00am - 11:30am

Venue: Coin Street neighbourhood centre

Price: FREE

Should I book? Just turn up

Age Range: Families with children under 2

Feel Good Wednesday

Fun activities and workshops to build parent and child relationships, confidence and self-esteem. Find ways to handle stress and feel relaxed.

Date: Wednesdays (term time only)

Time: 1:30pm - 3:00pm

Venue: Coin Street neighbourhood centre

Price: Free

Should I book? By referral or self-referral

Age Range: Families with children 0-5 years

Chatterbox

Worried about your child's communication skills? Advice and support on speech and language development.

Date: Mondays from 9 September (term time only)

Time: 10:00am - 11:30am

Venue: Coin Street neighbourhood centre

Price: Free

Should I book? Just turn up

Age Range: Families with children 0-5 years

Introducing solids drop-in

Our early years dietitian offers advice on nutrition, difficult mealtimes, introducing solid food and healthy eating.

Date: Fridays, 20 September, 11 October, 22 November, 13 December

Time: 10:00am - 11:30am

Venue: Coin Street neighbourhood centre

Price: Free

Should I book? Just turn up

Age Range: Families with children 0-5 years

Dads and Male Carers Group

Come along to our Stay, Play ‘n’ Relax, offering an informal session where you can play with your children, meet other dads and carers, discuss the things that matter to you and talk about activities you want to see for dads and male carers. 

Date: Saturday from 11 May, 8 June, 13 June

Time: 1:00pm - 3:00pm

Venue: Coin Street neighbourhood centre

Price: FREE

Should I book? Just turn up

Age Range: For dads and male carers with children 0-8 years old

Under 20s Antenatal Group

Come along and meet other young parents, make friends and discuss labour, feeding and more.

Date: Wednesdays, 6 November, 13 November, 20 November

Time: 1:00pm - 5:00pm

Venue: Coin Street neighbourhood centre

Price: Free

Should I book? Just turn up

Age Range: For women under 20 years old who are pregnant.

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