Help in a crisis during Coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic

During this COVID-19 pandemic there may have to be changes in the way some of our services work. Please contact the service directly to check how services are being delivered and follow their advice.

If you need help in a crisis during Coronavirus pandemic outside office hours please contact your GP or visit NHS 111.

Only visit your local Emergency Department for serious life-threatening conditions that need immediate medical attention including persistent severe chest pain, loss of consciousness, acute confused state, severe blood loss, serious burns, suspected stroke.

Our centres

Baby

Children’s Centres can offer one to one or group support with:

  • the emotional health of you or your child
  • playing with your child
  • children’s behaviour
  • domestic abuse
  • children’s development, including listening and communication
  • feeding your child
  • increasing your confidence and help to get a job
  • preparing for a baby

We can give you information about other services, and our groups are a great place to meet other parents and carers with young children. There are also lots of volunteering opportunities - ask at your local Children's Centre or use the contact details below to find out more.

Click on the tabs below to find out more information about each location.

Ashfield

Timetable

These groups are open to everyone. There is more support available, so please contact your local Children’s Centre if you need some extra help.

Monday

Breast and infant feeding drop-in (for families with babies under 12 months), 9:30am - 11:00am, Summer House Children's Centre

Stay and Play for children under 5, 10:00am - 11:30am, Butler’s Hill and Broomhill Children’s Centre - term time only

Stay and Play for children 0-5 and their families, 1:30pm -3:00pm, The Summit Centre 

BABES (breastfeeding support), 1:00pm - 2:45pm, Butler’s Hill and Broomhill Children’s Centre
 

Tuesday

Under 1s, 10:00 - 11:30, Butler’s Hill and Broomhill Children’s Centre

Under 1s, 10:00 - 11:30, Tin Hat Centre

Stay and Play, 10.15am - 11.45am, All Saints Church Hall, Annesley - term time only

Stay and Play (for children under 5), 1:00pm - 3:00pm, St John's Church, Kirby Woodhouse - term time only
Does not run first Tuesday of the month

Under 1s, 1:30pm - 3:00pm, Summer House Children's Centre
 

Wednesday

Under 1s , 1:00pm – 2:30pm, New Woods Children’s Centre

Stay and Play (for children under 5), 1:00pm - 2:30pm, Tin Hat Centre
 

Thursday

Under 1s - for parents and their baby aged 0-1 year, 1.30pm - 3.00pm, The Summit Centre

Stay and Play for children 0-5 years and their families, 1:30pm - 3:30pm, Newstead Community Centre - term time only
 

Friday

Under 1s, 10:00pm - 11:30pm, Huthwaite Children’s Centre

BABES (breastfeeding support), 1:00pm - 2:30pm, Huthwaite Children’s Centre

Stay and Play (for children under 5), 1.30pm - 3.00pm, Summer House Children's Centre


Self-weigh

Huthwaite Children’s Centre        
Monday - Thursday: 3:15pm - 4:00pm (term time only)
Friday: 9:30am -11:30am

Kirkby East (Ashfield Central) Children's Centre Monday - Friday: 9:00am - 4:00pm

Newstead Centre - Thursday: 10:00am - 11:30am (term time only)

New Woods Children’s Centre
Tuesday: 1:00pm - 4:00pm (term time only)
Wednesday: 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Summer House Children's Centre
Monday - Friday: 9:00am - 4:00pm

Tin Hat Centre
Tuesday: 9:30am -11:30am
Wednesday: 1:00pm - 3:00pm (term time only)

 

Contact us and how to get here

Click any of the links below to open the location in Google Maps.

Ashfield Central (Kirkby) Children's Centre, The Summit Centre, Kirkby in Ashfield, Nottinghamshire, NG17 7LL
Tel: 01623 404 623

Butler’s Hill and Broomhill Children’s Centre, Broomhill Road, Hucknall, Nottinghamshire, NG15 6AJ
Tel: 0115 854 2229

Huthwaite Children’s Centre, All Saints Centre, Common Road, Huthwaite, Sutton-in-Ashfield, NG17 2JT
Tel: 01623 516 592

New Woods Children’s Centre, Barker Avenue, Sutton-in-Ashfield NG17 3FQ
01623 516 592

Summer House Children's Centre, Clare Road, Sutton-in-Ashfield, NG17 5BB
01623 404 620

Tin Hat Centre, Matthew Holland Complex, Chapel Road, Selston, NG16 6BW
 

Bassetlaw

Timetable

These groups are open to everyone. There is more support available, so please contact your local Children’s Centre if you need some extra help.

Monday

Under 1s Group (drop-in session), 9.30am - 11.00am, Manton Children's Centre

Stay and Play (drop-in session for 0-5 years), 9.00am - 10.30am, Prospect Kilton Children's Centre

Stay & Play at North Worksop Children’s Centre – Gateford (2.00pm – 3.15pm)

From 9 September

Under 1’s Group at North Worksop Children’s Centre – Gateford (12.30pm – 1.45pm)

 

Tuesday

BABES Breastfeeding Group (drop-in session), 9.30am - 11.00am, Manton Children's Centre

Under 1s Group, 9.30am - 11am, Hallcroft Children's Centre

BABES Breastfeeding Group, 1.00pm - 3.00pm, Hallcroft Children's Centre

 

Wednesday

Stay and Play (drop-in session for 0-5 years), 9.30am - 11am, Hallcroft Children's Centre

 

BABES Breastfeeding Group, 10.00am - 11.30am, Harworth and Bircotes Library

 

Under 1s Group (drop-in session), 1.30pm - 3pm, Prospect Kilton Children's Centre

Under 1s Group, 1.30pm - 3.00pm, Harworth and Bircotes Library

From 11 September

Stay & Play at North Worksop Children’s Centre – Rhodesia (9.30am – 11.00am)

Thursday

Stay and Play (drop-in session for 0-5 years), 9.30am -11am, Manton Children's Centre

Stay and Play (0-5 years), 1.30pm - 3.00pm, Devonshire Road Community centre, Harworth

Under 1s Group, 1.30pm - 3.00pm, West Bassetlaw Children's Centre

BABES Breastfeeding Group – Prospect Kilton Children’s Centre (9.30am – 11.30am)

Friday

Stay and Play (0-5 years), 9.30am - 11.00am, West Bassetlaw Children's Centre

 

Self-weigh

Bassetlaw Rural Children's Centre Network - Misterton
Tuesday: 12pm - 4pm (please call to confirm the Centre is open)

Hallcroft Children's Centre
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday: 9am - 4.30pm
Friday: 9am - 4pm 

Harworth and Bircotes Library
Wednesday: 10am - 11.30am and 1.30pm - 3pm (drop-in sessions running alongside groups)

Manton Children's Centre
Friday: 9am - 12pm

North Worksop Children's Centre - Gateford
Monday: 1pm - 4pm

Prospect Kilton Children's Centre
Monday: 9am - 12pm

Retford Children's Centre
Tuesday: 9am - 12pm

West Bassetlaw Children's Centre
Monday and Wednesday: 9am - 4pm
Friday: 1pm - 4pm

From 11 September

Wednesday at North Worksop Children’s Centre – Rhodesia (9.30am – 11.00am)

Contact us and how to get here

Click any of the links below to open the location in Google Maps.

Hallcroft Children's Centre, 2 Whitaker Close, Retford, DN22 7QH
Tel: 01777 712 950

Harworth and Bircotes Library, Scrooby Road, Harworth
DN11 8AD

Manton Children’s Centre, Community Way (off Shrewsbury Road), Worksop, S80 2TU
Telephone: 01909 511 321

Prospect Kilton Children’s Centre, Longfellow Drive, Worksop, S81 0DW
Telephone: 01909 504 810

North Worksop Children’s Centre - Gateford, Raymoth Lane, Worksop, S81 7LU
Telephone: 01909 488 220

North Worksop Children’s Centre - Rhodesia, Marjorie Street, Rhodesia, Worksop, S80 3HP
Telephone: 01909 511 130

Retford Children's Centre, Spa Lane, Retford, DN22 6EA
Tel: 01777 713 930

West Bassetlaw Children's Centre, School Road, Langold, Worksop, S81 9PX
Tel: 01909 731 269

Worksop Library, Memorial Avenue, Worksop, S80 2BP
Telephone: 01909 535 353

 

Broxtowe

Timetable

These groups are open to everyone. There is more support available, so please contact your local Children’s Centre if you need some extra help.

Monday

Under 1s Little Bundles, 09:45am - 11:15 am, Haven Centre, Stapleford (except bank holidays)

Stay and Play (under 5s), 10:00am -11:30am, Eastwood Children's Centre. Your child will get messy, so bringing a change of clothes is advised.

Stay and Play (under 5s), 1:45pm - 2:45pm, Albany Nursery, Stapleford

BABES Breastfeeding Support, 1:30pm - 2:45pm, Chilwell Children's Centre

DUDES – Dad’s Group, 3.30pm – 5.00pm at Eastwood Children’s Centre – a group for dads led by dads
This group meets on a monthly basis, please contact Eastwood Children’s Centre for details.


Tuesday

BABES Breastfeeding Support, 10:00am - 11:30am, Stapleford Care Centre

Twins and Multiple Birth Group, 9.30am – 11.00amBeeston North Children’s Centre (bi-weekly)


Wednesday

BABES Breastfeeding Support, 10:00am - 11:30am, Eastwood Children’s Centre. This group is run by specialist volunteers.

Stay and Play, 10:00am - 11:30 am, Chilwell Children’s Centre

Under 1s, 10:00am - 11:30 am, Chilwell Children’s Centre


Thursday

BABES Breastfeeding Support, 10:00am - 11:30 am, Beeston North Children’s Centre

Under 1s, 10:30am - 12:00pm, Eastwood Children’s Centre

 

Friday

Stay and Play Ryland Rascals, 9:30am - 11:30am, Rylands Methodist Church, Beeston. 11 January, 25 January, 8 February, 8 March, 22 March.

Stay and Play, 10:00am - 11:30 am, Beeston North Children’s Centre

Little Senses, 1:30pm - 3:00pm, Beeston North Children’s Centre. Sensory and developmental play for children born prematurely or who have a disability.

 

Sensory room

Why not book out our sensory room, stimulate the senses, relax and have fun.

Anyone can use the sensory room, for example: parents with their own children, professionals who want to work with clients, small groups of children or adults, people with learning,physical and sensory disabilities and children with behavioural difficulties.

 

Self weigh

Chilwell Children's Centre: Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays from 9:00am - 4:00pm.

Dovecote House: Monday - Friday from 9:00am - 4:00pm.

Eastwood Children's Centre: every day from 8:30am - 4:30pm.

Stapleford Care Centre: Monday from 1:30pm - 3:30pm.

 

Contact us

Click any of the links below to open the location in Google Maps.

Albany Nursery, Grenville Drive, Stapleford, NG9 8PD

Beeston North Children’s Centre, Alderman Close, Beeston, NG9 2RH
Tel: 0115 993 5780

Chilwell Children’s Centre, Great Hoggett Drive, Chilwell, NG9 4HQ.
Tel: 0115 993 5780

Dovecote House, Wollaton Road, Beeston, NG9 2NR

Eastwood Children's Centre, Chewton Street, Eastwood, NG16 3HB
Tel: 0115 993 5750

Haven Centre, Wadsworth Road, Stapleford, NG9 8BD

Rylands Methodist Church, Victory Road, Beeston, NG9 1LH

Stapleford Care Centre, Church Street, Stapleford, NG9 8EX

Gedling

Timetable

These groups are open to everyone. There is more support available, so please contact your local Children’s Centre if you need some extra help.

Monday
Under 1s Group at Killisick Children’s Centre 10:00 – 11:30am
Self Weigh at Killisick Children’s Centre 10:00 – 11:30am
Self Weigh at Netherfield Children’s Centre 1:00 – 4:00pm

Tuesday
Under 1s Group at Netherfield Children’s Centre 10:00 – 11:30am
BABES Breastfeeding support session at Killisick Children’s Centre 1:00 – 2:30pm

Wednesday
BABES Breastfeeding support session at Netherfield Children’s Centre 9:30 – 11:00am
Childminders Group at Arnbrook Children’s Centre 9:30 – 11:30am
Under 1s Group at Arnbrook Children’s Centre 1:00 – 2:30pm
Self Weigh at Arnbrook 1:00 – 2:30pm

Thursday
Under 1s Group at Calverton Children’s Centre 9:30 – 11:00am
Self Weigh at Calverton Children’s Centre 9:30 – 11:00am
Stay & Play for 0-5s at Killisick Children’s Centre 1:00 – 2:15pm

Friday
Stay & Play for 0-5s at Calverton Children’s Centre 9:30 – 11:00am
Stay & Play for 0-5s at Netherfield Children’s Centre 10:00 – 11:30am
Polish Group at Arnbrook Children’s Centre 9:30 – 11:00am

Contact us and how to get here

Click any of the links below to open the location in Google Maps.

Arnbrook Children's Centre, Bestwood Lodge Drive, Arnold, Nottingham NG5 8NE
Tel: 0115 916 5010

Calverton Children's Centre, Flatts Lane, Calverton, NG14 6JZ
Tel: 0115 916 5010

Killisick Children's Centre, Killisick Road, Arnold, Nottingham, NG5 8BY
Tel: 0115 916 5010 

Netherfield Children's Centre, 145 Victoria Road, Netherfield, Nottingham, NG4 2HU
Tel: 0115 883 0840

Mansfield

Timetable

These groups are open to everyone. There is more support available, so please contact your local Children’s Centre if you need some extra help.
 

Monday

Stay and Play, 9:30am – 11am, Warsop Children’s Centre

Baby Sling Group, third Monday of the month, 10am – 11:30am, Mansfield Woodhouse Children’s Centre

Under 1s (volunteer led), 9:30am – 11:00am, Ravensdale Children’s Centre

BABES – breastfeeding support, 1pm – 2:30pm, Ravensdale Children’s Centre

Breastfeeding Antenatal, 1pm – 3pm, Ravensdale Children’s Centre

Under 1s, 1:30pm – 3pm, Ladybrook Children’s Centre
 

Tuesday

Stay and Play, 10:00am – 11:30am, Titchfield and Oakham Children’s Centre

Stay and Play and Under 1s, 10am – 11:30am, Crescent Sports Hall, NG19 7LF

Under 1s (volunteer led), 9:30am – 11:00am, Bellamy Children’s Centre

BABES – breastfeeding support, 1:30pm – 3pm, Mansfield Woodhouse Children’s Centre

Community Stay and Play, 1:30pm - 3pm, Safehaven Mansfield Woodhouse (Tel: 01623 480 554)
 

Wednesday

BABES - breastfeeding support, 9am – 10:30am, Warsop Children’s Centre

Adult Learning, 9:30am – 11:30am, Ravensdale Children’s Centre

Little Teds Toddler Group, term time only, 1pm – 3pm, Turner Hall, NG19 9JY (Tel: 0775 268 6000)
 

Thursday

Stay and Play (volunteer led), 9:30am – 11:00am, Bellamy Children’s Centre

Songs, Rhymes and Borrowing a Book Time, 10am – 10:45am, Ladybrook Library, NG18 5JJ

Under 1s, 10am – 11:30am, Warsop Children’s Centre

BABES – breastfeeding support, 10:00am – 11:00am, Ladybrook Children’s Centre

Stay and Play, 1:00pm – 2:30pm, Mansfield Woodhouse Children’s Centre

Stay and Play (volunteer led), 1:30pm – 3pm, Ravensdale Children’s Centre

Under 1s, 1.00pm - 2.30pm, Mansfield Woodhouse Children's Centre

 

Friday

Childminders, 10am – 11:30am, Ravensdale Children’s Centre

Under 1s, 10am – 11:30am, Titchfield and Oakham Children’s Centre

Stay and Play, 10am – 11:30am, Ladybrook Children’s Centre

 

Self weigh

Bellamy Children's Centre
Tuesday and Thursday, 9am - 11am

Ladybrook Children’s Centre
Monday – Friday, 8:30am – 4:30pm

Mansfield Woodhouse Children’s Centre
Monday and Thursday, 9:30am – 11am

Ravensdale Children's Centre
Monday - Friday, 9am - 5pm

Titchfield and Oakham Children’s Centre
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday 9am – 12pm

Warsop Children’s Centre
Monday and Thursday 9:30am – 11am

 

Contact us and how to get here

Click any of the links below to open the location in Google Maps.

Bellamy Children’s Centre, C/O Oak Tree.
Telephone: 01623 663 220

Ravensdale with Forest Town Children’s Centre, Sanders Avenue, NG18 2DN.
Telephone: 01623 486 982

Oak Tree Children’s Centre, Jubilee Way North, Oak Tree Lane Estate, NG18 3PJ.
Telephone: 01623 663 220

Ladybrook Children’s Centre, Somersall Street, NG19 6EW.
Telephone: 01623 410 090

Titchfield Children’s Centre, 73-75 Princes Street, NG18 5SL.
Telephone: 01623 421 880

Mansfield Woodhouse Children’s Centre, Swan Lane, NG19 8BT.
Telephone: 01623 666 370

Warsop Children’s Centre, Mansfield Road, NG20 0AN.
Telephone: 01623 847 766

Newark and Sherwood

Timetable

These groups are open to everyone. There is more support available, so please contact your local Children’s Centre if you need some extra help.

Monday

Stay and Play, (under 5s), 9.30am - 11.00am, Bridge Children's Centre. Booking required
 

Tuesday

Stay and Play, (under 5s), 9.30am - 11am, Trent Villages Children's Centre

Under 1s, 9.30am - 11am, Bridge Children's Centre

BABES breastfeeding support, 11:30am - 12:30pm, Sherwood West Children's Centre

BABES breastfeeding support, 1pm - 2:30pm, Hawtonville Children's Centre

Under 1s, 1pm - 2:30pm, Blidworth Oaks School - supported by the school

Stay and Play, 1.30pm - 3.00pm, Bilsthorpe Children's Centre


Wednesday

Stay and Play, (under 5s), 9am - 10.30am, St Peter's School Farndon (term time only)


Thursday

Stay and Play, (under 5s), 9.15am - 10.45am, Hawtonville Children's Centre

Stay and Play, (under 5s), 9am - 10.30am, Sherwood West Children's Centre

Stay and Play, (under 5s), 9.30am - 11am, Ollerton and Boughton Children's Centre

Under 1s, 10am - 11:30am, Trent Villages Children's Centre

Under 1s, 1pm - 2.30pm, Ollerton and Boughton Children's Centre

Under 1s, 1:30pm - 3pm, Sherwood East Children's Centre

Stay and Play, 1pm - 2:30pm, Blidworth Oaks School (term time only) supported by the Children's Centre

Under 1s, 1.30pm - 3pm, Hawtonville Children's Centre

BABES breastfeeding support, 2.30pm - 3.30pm, Ollerton and Boughton Children's Centre


Friday

Twins and Multiples (last Friday of the month, parent-led group), 10am - 12pm, Hawtonville Children's Centre

Under 1s, 9:15am - 10.45am, Sherwood West Children's Centre

BABES breastfeeding support, 1:30pm - 2:30pm, Sherwood East Children's Centre

 

Self-weigh

Bilsthorpe Children's Centre
Tuesday: 1.30pm - 3pm

Bridge Children's Centre
Tuesday: 9.30am - 11am

Hawtonville Children's Centre
Monday - Thursday: 9am - 4:30pm, Friday 9am - 4.00pm

Ollerton and Boughton Children's Centre
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday: 9am - 12pm and 1pm - 4pm

Sherwood East Children's Centre
Tuesday - Thursday 1pm - 4pm and Friday 1pm - 3.30pm

Sherwood West Children's Centre
Thursday: 9am - 4pm and Friday 9am - 3.30pm

Trent Villages Children's Centre
Tuesday: 9.30am - 11am

 

 

Contact us and how to get here

Click any of the links below to open the location in Google Maps.

Bilsthorpe Children's Centre, Crompton Road, Bilsthorpe, Newark, NG22 8PS
Tel: 01623 629 203 

Bridge Children's Centre, Lincoln Road, Newark, NG24 2DQ
Tel: 01636 593 520

Hawtonville Children's Centre, Bowbridge Road, Newark, NG24 4EG
Tel: 01636 593 580 

Ollerton and Boughton Children's Centre, Dukeries Academy, Whinney Lane, NG22 9TD
Tel: 01623 861 691

Sherwood East Children's Centre, Braemar Road, Clipstone, NG19 0LL
Tel: 01623 629 203

Sherwood West Children's Centre, Rainworth Water Road, Rainworth, NG21 0DU
Tel: 01623 499 900

Trent Villages Children's Centre, Tuxford Primary Academy, Newark Road, NG22 0NA
Tel: 01777 872 061

Rushcliffe

Timetable

Monday

Self weigh, 1.30pm - 3.00pm, Keyworth Primary Care Centre, Health Education room
Weekly

Family support appointment sessions (by appointment only), 1.30pm - 2.30pm, Keyworth Primary Care Centre, Consultation Room 1
Weekly

Adult learning and volunteer training, opportunities available! Please contact your local Children's Centre for more information


Tuesday

Stay and Play (0-5 years), 9.45am - 11.15am, Cotgrave C of E School, second and fourth Tuesday of the month (term time only)

Family support appointment sessions (by appointment only), 9.00am - 10.00am, Bingham Children's Centre
Weekly

Parenting programmes, sleep and behaviour workshops. Please contact your local Children's Centre for more information.

BABES breastfeeding support, 1.30pm - 3.00pm, Bingham Children's Centre, 
Weekly


Wednesday

Under 1s (0-12 months), 10.00am - 11.00am, Bingham Children’s Centre, first and third Wednesday of the month

Self weigh, 9.30am - 11.00am, Bingham Children’s Centre
Weekly

Self weigh, 1.00 - 2.30pm, West Bridgford Young People’s Centre (downstairs)
Weekly

BABES breastfeeding support, 1.00pm - 2.00pm, West Bridgford Young People’s Centre (upstairs)
Weekly

BABES breastfeeding support, 1.15pm - 2.30pm, East Leake Health Centre
Weekly

Family support appointment sessions (by appointment only), 3.00pm - 4.00pm, Cotgrave Library
Weekly


Thursday

Under 1s (0-12 months), 10.00am - 11.00am, East Leake Library, first and third Thursday of the month

Family support appointment sessions (by appointment only), 9.00am - 10.00am, East Leake Health Centre
Weekly

Self weigh, 10.00am - 11.00am, East Leake Health Centre
Weekly

Adult learning and volunteering training.  Opportunities available! Please contact your local Children's Centre for more information

School readiness groups. To aid things such as your child's speech, language and confidence. Please contact your local Children's Centre for more information.

Friday

Parenting programmes - sleep and behaviour workshops. Please contact your local Children's Centre for more information. 

Family support appointment sessions (by appointment only), 1.30pm - 2.30pm, Abbey and Lady Bay Children’s Centre
Weekly

 

Contact us and how to get here

Click any of the links below to open the location in Google Maps.

Abbey and Lady Bay Children’s Centre, Abbey Road Primary School, West Bridgford, NG2 5ND
Tel: 0115 969 4480

Bingham Children’s Centre, Eaton Place, Bingham, Nottingham NG13 8BE
Tel: 01949 863 840

Candleby Lane School, Candleby Lane, Cotgrave, NG12 3JG

Cotgrave C of E School, 1 The Cross, Cotgrave, Nottingham, NG12 3HS

Cotgrave Library, 10A Cotgrave Shopping Centre, Nottingham, NG12 3JQ

East Leake Library, Gotham Road, East Leake, Loughborough, LE12 6JG

East Leake Health Centre, Gotham Rd, East Leake, Leicester, LE12 6JG

Lantern Lane School, Lantern Lane, East Leake, Loughborough, LE12 6QN

Serendipity’s Day Nursery

West Bridgford Young People’s Centre, Bridgford Road, West Bridgford, Nottingham, NG2 6AT

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