Sure Start Children's Centre Netherfield

143 Victoria Road, Netherfield,
Nottingham, NG4 2HT
Tel: 0115 883 0840                 Fax: 0115 987 0628

April - July 2015

Open Monday to Friday

8.30am — 5.00pm


What to expect at our groups

Booking is required for the below activities:

Little Explorers is a group for 3 to 4 year olds. It is for children to explore the outside world, develop their confidence, and communication skills.

Toddler Talk is a song, games and rhymes session for children 0-3 years. It helps support early communication and speech so that children become confident communicators.

Parents’ Forum are a group of made up of the community. Parents meet once a month at the Children’s Centre to represent the parents of Netherfield and take a lead in shaping the Children’s Centre services, and discuss community issues.

Adult Learning Courses run regularly throughout the year e.g. First Aid, Computer Courses, Math & English, Cook 4 Life, Paediatric First Aid.

 Baby Massage Course will help with bonding, relaxation, mind and body awareness, relief of colic and constipation.

 Stay and Play is playtime for parents/carers and children ages 1-5 years to have fun and learn together.

 Child Health Clinic is a chance to your baby weighed with the Health Visiting Team. You can speak to the team about any concerns you may have e.g. breastfeeding, weaning, sleep, etc.

 Baby Grows is to enjoy me and baby time. A great session to play, get advice and support.

 Family Support is available you and your family. This is where someone can visit you at home and give you support and advice on things like behaviour, sleep, toilet training, social issues. Please contact us for further information.

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*Little Explorers 9.30am-11.30am for 3-4 year olds.

Open Day on 13th April at 10.00am-12.00pm. Come along and have a look at the Centre and get information about our services. Everyone is welcome!

*Adult Learning, Numeracy Course for 16 weeks - 1.00pm-3.00pm. Creche available by booking only.


Stay & Play 10am-11.30am. Parent Volunteers run group for 0-5 yr olds.

*Adult Learning, Family Craft Course for 6 weeks from 28th April at 9.30am-11.30am. No cost, no creche available.

Rattle, Rhyme & Roll session 10.00am-10.30am every Tuesday at Carlton Library.

Weaning Workshops 1.00pm-2.00pm on 7th Apr, 5th May, 2nd Jun & 7th Jul.

GAP group 1.30pm-3.30pm on 14th Apr, 12th May, 9th Jun & 14th Jul. Group for grandparent carers. Creche available by booking only.

*Adult Learning, Family Craft Course for 6 weeks from 28th April at 1.00pm-3.00pm. No cost, no creche available.

Toddler Drop In 1.00pm-3.00pm at Carlton Childrens Centre on 7th & 21st Apr, 5th & 19th May, 2nd, 16th & 30th Jun, 14th & 28th Jul.

New Leaf Service at St Georges Access Centre 2.00pm-6.00pm 0800 389 7712 appointment only.


Zumba with Charm at Colwick Parish Hall for 3 weeks starting on 6th May 9.30am-11.30am.

Bongo Bongo at Colwick Parish Hall for 7 weeks starting on 3rd Jun 9.30am-11.30am.

Development Reviews 9.30am-12.00pm by appointment only.

Baby Grows session 1.00pm-2.30pm. This is a group for babies 0-1 year.

Midwife Clinic 1.30pm-4.30pm by appointment only.

Child Health Clinic 1.30pm-3.00pm at Carlton Children’s Centre.


Midwife Clinic 9.00am-1.00pm by appointment only.

Toddler Drop In for over 1 yr olds 9.30am-11.00am once a month on 9th Apr, 7th May, 11th Jun & 2nd Jul.

*Parents’ Forum 9.30am-11.30am monthly meetings on 30th Apr, 4th Jun and 16th Jul. Crèche available by booking only.

Childminding Group 9.30am-11.30am monthly sessions on 23rd Apr, 21st May & 25th Jun.

Citizens Advice Bureau 9.30am at St Georges Centre by appointment only. Appointments are issued on the day at a first come first serve basis.

Midwife Clinic 1.30pm-4.30pm by appointment only.

Child Health Clinic 12.30pm-2.00pm. Health Visitors drop in weighing session for 0-1 year.

Gedling Exploring Together 1.00pm-3.00pm at the Carlton Childrens Centre. A group for children with additional needs.

1-2-3 Magic Course for 7 weeks 1.00pm-3.00pm at Stanhope Childrens Centre.

Meet & Eat at St Georges Centre once a month 30th Apr, 21st May, 25th Jun & 16th Jul.


*Toddler Talk - Talking Tots sessions 9.30am-10.15am for 2-3 yr olds.

*Toddler Talk - Toddling Tots sessions 10.45am-11.30am for 1-2 yr olds.

Development Reviews 9.30am-12.00pm by appointment only.

Child Health Clinic and First Friends 10.00am-11.30am at Richard Herrod.

Giggles & Squiggles 10.00am-11.30am at Carlton Children’s Centre. A parent led group for 0-5 years olds. £1 per child then 50p for additional siblings.

Framework drop in service 10.00am-1.00pm at St Georges Centre.

*Toddler Talk - Tiny Tots sessions 1.00pm-1.30pm for 0-1 yr olds.

*Baby Massage 2.00pm-3.00pm for a 4 week course (available by referral only).

Central Stay & Play 12.30pm-2.00pm at Carlton Childrens Centre. £1 per child then 50p for additional siblings.

Breastfeeding Support Group 1.30pm-3.00pm at Park House.


Family Fun Day Event on 6th June 10am-12.30pm at Netherfield Children’s Centre.


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