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Birmingham Hub

Important Coronavirus (Covid-19) Update

Help and support is still available from your local Children's Centre team. 

Although we are not currently open for groups, or routinely home visiting, we are still here to support you by providing you advice and signposting. We have a number of Children's Centre staff working to respond to your queries and to offer support, or if you just need someone to talk to at this difficult time.

Please keep checking our Facebook pages for each district for up to date information.

Available support includes:

  • Family Support
  • Breastfeeding advice/support
  • Food bank referrals (availability depending)
  • Well Being support
  • Sharing activities to do at home and signposting to local services.

If you or a family member feel unwell or display any Covid-19 symptoms please visit NHS 111 online.

If you feel you have a concern in regard to child safety or welfare please call CASS on 0121 303 1888

Birmingham Hub

The Birmingham Hub is the digital doorway to the Spurgeons children's centres in Birmingham. On this page you will find details for your local children's centres, the types of services they provide and how to get in touch. Spurgeons also provides outreach services in many local community venues. You can find out more about outreach services by contacting your nearest children's centre listed below.

What are Spurgeons children’s centres?

Spurgeons children’s centres are places where parents of children aged 0–5 years can share the challenges and joys of parenthood. The centres offer a range of activities and support services to help you with all aspects of parenting, helping you make sure your child gets the best start in life.

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The children’s centres

Castle Vale Children's Centre

Featherstone Children's Centre & Nursery School

Lakeside Children's Centre

Anthony Road Children's Centre

Dyson Gardens Children's Centre

Kitts Green Children's Centre

Tame Valley Children's Centre

Chillinghome Road,
Birmingham
B36 8QJ

Tel: 0121 752 1100

Click here to view the timetable for Hodge Hill District Children’s Centres

Lime Tree Children's Centre

Rookery Children's Centre

Holland House Children's Centre

Holland Road
Birmingham
B72 1RE

Services offered from our children’s centres include:

  • Information, advice and support for parents of young children aged 0-5 years

  • Advice on how to access childcare provided by nurseries or childminders

  • Family support services

  • Access to children’s health services, including midwives and health visitors

  • Support for children with special needs, including sensory rooms

  • Links with Jobcentre Plus, local training providers, further and higher education institutions

  • Messy play, rhyme time sessions, stay and play sessions

Services for toddlers:

  • Parenting programmes and advice to help you understand your child’s needs and build your confidence as a parent

  • Fun activities to do with your toddler such as messy play, rhyme time and stay and play sessions.

  • Some centres have outside play areas where children can explore and learn

  • Advice on the different types of childcare available in your area

  • Access to free early education for two year olds whose families receive particular benefits

  • Information about free early education for three or four year olds

  • Help with gaining qualifications and considering employment opportunities and benefits

Services if you are pregnant or have a baby:

  • Advice and support on what to expect when you have a new baby

  • Help with infant feeding

  • Baby massage classes

  • Fun activities to do with your baby, such as music and rhyme

Services for children with additional needs:

  • Spurgeons children’s centres provide support to parents and children with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND)

  • Each children’s centre can provide information on Birmingham's SEND Local Offer

  • Some centres hold support groups, and most have sensory rooms fully equipped to provide a safe, comfortable and colourful environment for you and your child to play together

Dads

Dads are really important to children’s lives and are welcome to come along and enjoy all the services provided by our children’s centres.

Contact your nearest children’s centre directly for more information on the specific services they can provide you.

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