McNay Street Children's Centre (Area 2)

Visit our events for children and young people page for information about what is going on at McNay Street as well as our other children's centres

Upcoming Events

Events
DateAgeEventLocationTimeDescription
Monday   Breastfeeding Cafe McNay Street 9:30am - 11:00am Practical breastfeeding support
Tuesday Under 5 Years Play Together Red Hall Community Centre 9:30am - 11:00am Exciting activities for you and your child: outdoor play, let's get creative,  messy and move about. 
Tuesday Under 5 Years

Over 5 Years
Group Theraplay

Group Theraplay
*(Invite only)
McNay Street

McNay Street
10:00am - 11:00am

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Child and family activity , enhancing attachment and joyful engagement.
Tuesday All Ages Well Child Clinic Red Hall Community Centre 9:30am - 11:00am Friendly and relaxed session where you can weigh your baby and get practical support from your health team and breast feeding support.

If you think your child would benefit from baby massage please contact the health team on 0300 003 0013.
Wednesday All Ages Well Child Health Clinic McNay Street 9:15am - 11:00am Friendly and relaxed session where you can weigh your baby and get practical support from your health team and breast feeding support.

If you think your child would benefit from baby massage please contact the health team on 0300 003 0013.
Wednesday Under 2 Years Tiny Time McNay Street 1:15pm - 2:45pm Activities for you and your baby to enjoy together.
Thursday Under 5 Years Play Together Northwood School 9:30am - 11:00am Exciting activities for you and your child: outdoor play, let's get creative, messy and move about.
Thursday 2 Years Plus Story Rhyme Time
*(Invite Only)
McNay Street 10:00am - 11:30am Fun, music singing and storytelling to support families in developing their child’s language skills. 
Friday 0 - 4 Years Treasure Seekers
*(Invite Only)
McNay Street 10:00am - 11:30am Fun activity for children with additional needs.
Friday Parents / Carers Healthy Eating (Family Learning)
(Starts 15th September)
McNay Street 12:45pm - 2:45pm Discover hints and tips for a healthier lifestyle for you and your children.

5 week free course—ring 01325 405601 or 01325 406250 to book.

Who's really in critical condition? 

  • Darlington Clinical Care Commissioning Group (CCG) and Healthwatch Darlington are keen to hear what you think about your local NHS. Come along and help shape a better model of care for Darlington. Follow this link to find out more [pdf document]

McNay Street children's centre is on Facebook [external link]

You may be eligible for free childcare

Visit the learning and skills pages for information about adult learning courses and family learning courses

Additional services

  • Sensory room - please call 01325 406250 to book a session
  • Parents group - meet other parents and have your say how the Children's Centre is run. Meets on the first Tuesday of each month, 9.30am - 11.30am Please call 01325 406032 for more information
  • McNay Street children's centre is a safe place to be

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