Children’s Centres provide a range of services for local families with children under five who live within the London Borough of Sutton. Our centres are open Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm.

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Take a look at some of the services/activities our children's centres provide:

Bumps and Babies: Birth to Pre-walkers
A relaxed and fun session for you, your baby and expectant parents. Includes some singing which babies and bumps alike will love.
Baby and Me: 0-4 mth
5 week postnatal group for new parents. A small group to meet other new parents and get support and advice in a relaxed and informal setting.
Baby Massage: Birth-pre-movers
5 week course to learn and practise baby massage skills. Massaging your baby can soothe and comfort them, promoting relaxation and sleep.
Mini Explorers: new walkers-24mth
Lots of fun activities, all activities will support your child’s development in a safe and welcoming environment.
Male Carers Stay and Play: 0-5 years
Calling all male carers, dads, step dads, uncles, grandads the list is endless. Come and join in with fun activities in a relaxed space.
Stay and Play: 0-5 years
Lots of fun activities for all children in a safe and welcoming environment.
Story, Music and Rhyme: 0-5 years
Story, singing and rhyme time for families.
Infant Feeding Coffee Group: newborn to pre-movers
Meet other mums and get support with any aspect of infant feeding.
The Circle of Security
6 week parenting programme for parents with children under 5. Offering reflection and discussion as you work through the Circle of Security Programme to understand your child’s emotional world, support your child to successfully manage emotions, enhance your child's self esteem.
Learning through Play: 2-5 years
5 week course for parents and children. Play is one of the main ways in which children learn and develop. It helps to build self-worth by giving a child a sense of his or her own abilities and to feel good about themselves.
Communicators: 2-5 years
5 week parenting workshop all about how you can help your child with their communication. We provide tools and play ideas to help you develop your child’s understanding and communication skills.
Young parents Stay and Play: 0-5 years
A fun and relaxed space for parents under the age of 25 to socialise with other young parents with babies and children of similar ages. Tea, coffee and a healthy snack provided.

Children centre spring programme.pdf


If you are working with a family who you feel would benefit from additional support, you should ask the family complete the Registration for Support from Sutton Children’s Centre Outreach Service.

You can send us an email for any other parenting support.