Welcome . . .

If you are pregnant or have a child under four, contact us to find out if you live in our catchment area

Giving children a great start . . .

There's lots for children and grown ups too!

Investing in our future . . .

Play together and learn together.

Supporting families

We can support your family in a way that suits you! All carers are welcome, so bring your partner or sister or mother if you wish.

In Your Community

All our groups and programmes are held local to you - in community centres, local halls, libraries and leisure centres!

Connect with us

If you are pregnant, have recently had a baby, or are just new to this area, ask your Midwife or Health Visitor to refer you to Sure Start. Or, give us a call yourself, we would love to hear from you.

Contact Us

Telephone 028 7032 1032 and our staff will be happy to help

We hope you are all enjoying being outside in the lovely weather.  Remember we have lots happening over July and August so please click on this link for more information – Summer Fun 15

News & Events

We have lots going on for families this summer – activities will be aimed at under fours, but older children who are off school are welcome to attend and so are other family members like grannies and granddads. Many of our activities are taking place in Portrush, so it’s a great chance to take time […]

You will hopefully all have received your new What’s On in the post over the weekend – if you don’t receive it, please give us a call and we can send you another one. There is lots happening over the next couple of months with everything from Drop Ins for Teen parents and for all […]

Thanks to everyone who attended our Pregnancy and Baby Fair – both families and exhibitors.  It was a great night out and we loved meeting all the new babies and their parents. Keep watching out for other events promoted on our website, or through our text and newsletter services.

We had scheduled Elklan – Let’s Talk with the Under 5’s course to begin on Friday 20th February for 6 weeks in Ballysally Youth and Community Centre.  Unfortunately due to circumstances beyond our control we are unable to deliver this now.  Thanks for your interest in the course and keep an eye out for future services […]

Don’t forget that we are now offering a drop-in session on Tuesday mornings in Portrush Town Hall. This is open to families with children who live in the whole of our Sure Start area, not just Portrush. The session is delivered by a number of staff who will be there to support you with play […]