Children’s Centres – Calderdale Calderdale

Children’s Centre Classes – Thursday

Boothtown Children’s Centre – Breastfeeding Group

Friendly and supportive group for breastfeeding mums and their families.

Held in a relaxed setting, it’s hosted by peer supporters and there are activities provided for older siblings.

Free tea and coffee!

For more information, contact the Children’s Centre on 01422 250365 or ask your health visitor or midwife.

  • Mondays, 1.30-3pm. Boothtown Children’s Centre, Rawson Street North, Halifax. HX3 6PU.

Sure Start Children’s Centres – Thursday Listings

Child Minder Network Session, free. Thursdays, 9-11.30am (term time only), Northowram Hub, 01422 434006

Chat and Play, £1.60 per family. Ages 0-5. Includes refreshments. Thursdays, 1.30-3pm (term time only). Northowram Hub, 01422 434006

Messy Monkeys, walking to 5 years, £1.50 per family. Thursdays, 1-2.30pm (term time only). Holywell Green Children’s Centre, 01422 266197

Well Baby Clinic (free, run by the Health Service), Thursdays, 9.30-11.30am. Illingworth Community Children’s Centre, 01422 243633.

Baby Stay & Play Group, Thursdays, 9.30-11am. St Paul’s Church, Sowerby Bridge.


Sure Start Sessions – Face to Face & Virtual

Sessions are starting again at some Sure Start centres and the North Halifax Partnership is offering a free, 6-week programme of events. Face-to-face and virtual sessions are available and more information about both will be available at launch events in October 2020.

At the launch event you can also register for the sessions, and find out how to confidently access the virtual sessions.
To book a place at the launch event for the below venues, call 01422 252209.
Creations Children’s Centre: Tuesday October 13, 10am-noon
Kevin Pearce Children’s Centre: Wednesday October 14, 9.30-11.30am
Ash Green Children’s Centre: Thursday October 15, 9.30-11.30am
Illingworth Children’s Centre: Friday October 16, 9.30-11.30am
To book a place at the launch event for the below venues, call 01422 266197.
Wellholme Children’s Centre: Tuesday October 13, 9am-4pm
Elland Children’s Centre: Wednesday October 14, 1-4pm
  • Updated October 2020

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