Children’s Centres

31st July 2020, 3:11pm | By Peter Dunford |

Wiltshire Children’s Centres provide support and services for families with children aged 0-5

We are able to offer support for the following:

  • Family Routines
  • Positive parenting strategies
  • Attachment and Five to Thrive
  • Budgeting support
  • Emotional wellbeing
  • Bookstart
  • Mum2Mum
  • Play activities (and support with accessing supplies) within the home for children 0-5
  • Transitions

We are also still able to help families access:

  • Baby Bundles
  • Food Box’s
  • New Baby New Parent Programme
  • Healthy Start Vitamin’s

During this time our services are available either over the phone, via Microsoft Teams group sessions or by activity packs. Please contact your local centre for more information:

Canberra Children’s Centre, 56 Spa Rd, Melksham SN12 7NY Tel. 01225 705225

Our latest programme of support is ‘Early Words Together’ it is a five-week programme for families of two to three-year-old children. It is designed to build parental confidence and support a positive home learning environment.

Parents can ring our central line 01225 705225 to book onto the expression of interest.

We are running a rolling parenting programme over 8 weeks called Being A Parent; a positive parenting programme providing practical parenting strategies offered virtually by trained practitioners. The programme is open to all families with children 2-5 years.

Parents can ring our central line 01225 705225 to book onto the expression of interest.

We are running a rolling programme for Ready to start school (Transitions), offering a 4 week course designed to prepare children for starting school in September. We are able to offer this course through the summer holidays so please get in touch.

If you have any queries, would like to discuss a referral or speak to us about other forms of support we can offer to your families, please call our central number 01225 705225.  Also, please visit our Facebook page ‘West Wiltshire Children’s Centre’ which has information and activities you may find useful.

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