Children's Centres

A children's centre is a one-stop shop delivering easily accessible services for families with young children.

Children's centres aim to improve outcomes for young children and their families with a particular focus on families in need of support.

They offer the following services for pre school children and their families:

  • preparing children for school
  • parenting skills
  • integrated child and family health services
  • targeted early interventions
  • information, advice, support and activities for families
  • adult learning and employment support

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