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North West Leicestershire Sure Start Children’s Centres

Sure Start Children’s Centres are a government run programme offering help, advice and support on a range of issues to all families with babies and children from pregnancy until they go to school.  Support offered aims to ensure that every child receives the best possible start in life by bringing together early education, health and family support.We have 8 centres in North West Leicestershire; Ashby Castle Donington Coalville Ibstock Measham Moira Thringstone Warren HillsWe have a team of friendly family outreach workers whose aim is to help those that need it most by providing information, advice and supporting access of other services.Our team works closely with families in the community and can visit families at home to provide more direct support. The types of support they can offer includes:•             Behaviour management•             Parenting skills•             Budgeting advice and debt solutions•             Housing Support•             Benefit and finance checks•             Finding a childcare place – 2 year & 3 year Free Early Education Entitlement (FEEE)•             Sexual health•             And lots more! We run a range of groups from our centres, many which are open to all, listed here are a selection of groups that run:•             Stay and play groups – these run across the week in all centres and are open to anyone with children aged 0-5•             Baby Giggles (bookable group) – A group for parents with babies aged 0-8 months encouraging positive parent and child attachment, understanding of baby cues and developing physical and social skills.•             Parent and baby yoga (bookable group) - Get active with your baby.Sensory RoomsAt Ashby and Warren Hills centres we have sensory rooms which are bookable. Come and enjoy some quite time with your little one in a lovely space.Daddy DazeOn the last Saturday of the month, the Daddy Daze group meets from 10-12 at Coalville Children’s Centre. This is an open-access stay and play for dads and their children. A light breakfast is provided.We also run a number of specialist groups in partnership with other services and agencies.For more information about what’s on please see our Children’s Centre timetable or telephone Coalville Hub Children’s Centre:0116 305 5993 9.00am – 5pm or email: can also find up to date information on groups, activities and advice on our facebook page – search; North West Leics Sure Start Children’s Centres

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