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

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News & Events

With Halloween fast approaching, this is a great time to teach your kids new words connected with this time! WHERE WILL I TEACH THE WORDS? Anywhere! Talk about the things you see when you’re on the bus, walking to the shops or looking at a book together. The supermarket is a good place to talk […]

We are delighted to be advertising several new job roles, Childcare Assistant (x2), Family Support Worker, Crèche Bank Assistants.  Please click on the links below to see each new job role containing the information you need on how to apply and the application form: Application Pack- Childcare Worker Application Pack – Family Support Worker Application Pack- Crèche Bank Closing Date […]

National Smile Month is the UK’s largest and longest-running campaign to promote good oral health and runs from the 15th May-15th June . To celebrate we will be visiting lots of playgroups, nurseries and pre-schools to deliver the oral health message. There are three key messages, all of which go a long way in helping us […]

10 Tips to Look after Your Mental Health This week is Mental Health Awareness Week! It’s important to take care of yourself and get the most from life. So we have a link for you with 10 practical ways to look after your mental health from the Mental Health Foundation. Making simple changes to how […]

With warmer sunnier days here at last and trips to the park on our to do list, why not take a look at Nick Butterworth’s books about Percy the Park Keeper such as The Secret Path, The Treasure Hunt and The Rescue Party. These stories are beautifully illustrated and children will love listening to the […]

If you have a new baby and would like to come to Sure Start, Incredible Babies is a lovely programme to start with. It covers all sorts of things baby related, topics like: Feeding and weaning Routines, Sleep and Bedtimes Talking and reading with your baby Responding to crying ‘Baby-proof’ your home Playing and singing […]