A Sure Start Children’s Centre

Making a Difference in Central Bedfordshire

Office hours:
Mon - Fri, 9am - 3.30pm

Tel: 0300 300 8112

Got a child?

For children and their parents/carers

All our sessions are FREE. All parents, grandparents & carers with children under 5 are welcome.

Unless stated, all sessions are at the children’s centre at Shefford Lower School, School Lane, SG17 5XA.

Also: 1-1 support; info on childcare & schools; info & support for adult education; referral to smoking cessation; access to financial advice;

Baby Brasserie | Bump - 5 years | Drop in

Cafe style group with info and support for pregnant women and breastfeeding mothers as well as social chat with other breastfeeding mums. Older siblings welcome.

Parent Puzzle | 0 - 5 years | Booking required

Come and find out how to make the best out of family life in this 10 week course. Crèche provided.

Parent workshops | 0 - 5 years | Drop in

Trained staff and health professionals on hand to answer your queries and give you ideas while your children play. Different topic each month such as potty training, dropping the dummy, moving from bottle to cup, general parenting help.

Parent Partnership | 0 - 5 years | Drop in

CBC Parent and Young Person Partnership Service provide support for parents and carers of children with additional needs in accessing education, including help with IEPs and statementing.

Housing advice | any age | Drop in

Provided by Bromford Support who offer support to anyone to help them stay in their home; includes help to sort out debts and managing your money, help with housing benefit and other benefits, help to get a job or a college course, help to be more involved in your community.

Making a Difference in Central Bedfordshire

Shefford and District Children's Centre is run in partnership by:

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