Child playing

Horwich and Blackrod Start Well linked sites are located in the Horwich North East Ward and Horwich and Blackrod Ward. The Horwich centre is based within Horwich Library on Jones Street, in close proximity to Horwich Health Centre. The Blackrod centre is based within Blackrod Library on Church Street, in close proximity to Blackrod Health Centre and Blackrod Church School.

What services can parents and children access at the centre?

The centre offers a range of integrated services for families with children under the age of five years. These services include:

  • Information on early years and child care provision
  • Information and support to access wider services
  • Information and advice for parents and carers  

Does the centre have a nursery on site?

The centre has no linked day care provision. Information about day care providers in the local area is available from the centre.

Are there any other services available at the centre that parents can access?

The Centre is shared with Horwich and Blackrod Libraries and also links up with Horwich Health Centre, Blackrod Health Centre and St Elizabeth's Church Hall for sessions.

Information is available on services and activities for children and their families including:

  • Registered childcare providers
  • Parent and Toddler groups
  • Disabled Children's Services
  • Leasure activities

Who can I contact for more help?

Please contact Oxford Grove Start Well Children Centre reception staff for any information about the services available at any of the linked sites above.  Tel: 01204 337090 oxfordgrovechildrenscentre@bolton.gov.uk

 

Horwich and Blackrod Childrens Centre

Horwich Library

Jones Street

Horwich

Bolton

BL6 7AJ

Telephone 01204 337090
Telephone 01204 334395
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Opening times

Times are displayed in a 24 hour format.

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Monday    
Tuesday 10:30  11:00 
Wednesday 10:30  11:15 
Thursday    
Friday    
Saturday    
Sunday    

Upcoming activities

Activities in the next two weeks

FRI
24
NOV
Time 4 Two's (St Elizabeth's Church Hall)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-12:00
Age range:2-4   
Cost: £2.00
TUE
28
NOV
Baby Clinic (Blackrod Library)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:09:15-10:45
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
TUE
28
NOV
Toddler Tales
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-11:00
Age range:0-0   
Cost: free
THU
30
NOV
Time 4 You (St Elizabeth's Church Hall)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-12:00
Age range:0-2   
Cost: £1.50
THU
30
NOV
Toddler Tales (Blackrod Library)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-11:00
Age range:0-0   
Cost: £1.50
THU
30
NOV
Horwich Baby Clinic
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:30-15:30
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
FRI
01
DEC
Time 4 Two's (St Elizabeth's Church Hall)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-12:00
Age range:2-4   
Cost: £2.00
TUE
05
DEC
Baby Clinic (Blackrod Library)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:09:15-10:45
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
TUE
05
DEC
Toddler Tales
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-11:00
Age range:0-0   
Cost: free
THU
07
DEC
Time 4 You (St Elizabeth's Church Hall)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-12:00
Age range:0-2   
Cost: £1.50
THU
07
DEC
Toddler Tales (Blackrod Library)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-11:00
Age range:0-0   
Cost: £1.50
THU
07
DEC
Horwich Baby Clinic
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:30-15:30
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
FRI
08
DEC
Time 4 Two's (St Elizabeth's Church Hall)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-12:00
Age range:2-4   
Cost: £2.00
TUE
12
DEC
Baby Clinic (Blackrod Library)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:09:15-10:45
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
TUE
12
DEC
Toddler Tales
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-11:00
Age range:0-0   
Cost: free
THU
14
DEC
Time 4 You (St Elizabeth's Church Hall)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-12:00
Age range:0-2   
Cost: £1.50
THU
14
DEC
Toddler Tales (Blackrod Library)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-11:00
Age range:0-0   
Cost: £1.50
THU
14
DEC
Horwich Baby Clinic
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:30-15:30
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
FRI
15
DEC
Time 4 Two's (St Elizabeth's Church Hall)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-12:00
Age range:2-4   
Cost: £2.00
TUE
19
DEC
Baby Clinic (Blackrod Library)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:09:15-10:45
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
TUE
19
DEC
Toddler Tales
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-11:00
Age range:0-0   
Cost: free
THU
21
DEC
Toddler Tales (Blackrod Library)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-11:00
Age range:0-0   
Cost: free
THU
21
DEC
Horwich Baby Clinic
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:30-15:30
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
FRI
22
DEC
Time 4 Two's (St Elizabeth's Church Hall)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-12:00
Age range:2-4   
Cost: £2.00
TUE
26
DEC
Baby Clinic (Blackrod Library)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:09:15-10:45
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
TUE
26
DEC
Toddler Tales
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-11:00
Age range:0-0   
Cost: free
THU
28
DEC
Toddler Tales (Blackrod Library)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-11:00
Age range:0-0   
Cost: free
THU
28
DEC
Horwich Baby Clinic
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:30-15:30
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
FRI
29
DEC
Time 4 Two's (St Elizabeth's Church Hall)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-12:00
Age range:2-4   
Cost: £2.00
TUE
02
JAN
Baby Clinic (Blackrod Library)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:09:15-10:45
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
TUE
02
JAN
Toddler Tales
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-11:00
Age range:0-0   
Cost: free
THU
04
JAN
Toddler Tales (Blackrod Library)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-11:00
Age range:0-0   
Cost: free
THU
04
JAN
Horwich Baby Clinic
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:30-15:30
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
FRI
05
JAN
Time 4 Two's (St Elizabeth's Church Hall)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-12:00
Age range:2-4   
Cost: £2.00
TUE
09
JAN
Baby Clinic (Blackrod Library)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:09:15-10:45
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
TUE
09
JAN
Toddler Tales
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-11:00
Age range:0-0   
Cost: free
THU
11
JAN
Time 4 You (St Elizabeth's Church Hall)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-12:00
Age range:0-2   
Cost: £1.50
THU
11
JAN
Toddler Tales (Blackrod Library)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-11:00
Age range:0-0   
Cost: £1.50
THU
11
JAN
Horwich Baby Clinic
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:30-15:30
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
FRI
12
JAN
Time 4 Two's (St Elizabeth's Church Hall)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-12:00
Age range:2-4   
Cost: £2.00
TUE
16
JAN
Baby Clinic (Blackrod Library)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:09:15-10:45
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
TUE
16
JAN
Toddler Tales
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-11:00
Age range:0-0   
Cost: free
THU
18
JAN
Time 4 You (St Elizabeth's Church Hall)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-12:00
Age range:0-2   
Cost: £1.50
THU
18
JAN
Toddler Tales (Blackrod Library)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-11:00
Age range:0-0   
Cost: £1.50
THU
18
JAN
Horwich Baby Clinic
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:30-15:30
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
FRI
19
JAN
Time 4 Two's (St Elizabeth's Church Hall)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-12:00
Age range:2-4   
Cost: £2.00
TUE
23
JAN
Baby Clinic (Blackrod Library)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:09:15-10:45
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
TUE
23
JAN
Toddler Tales
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-11:00
Age range:0-0   
Cost: free
THU
25
JAN
Time 4 You (St Elizabeth's Church Hall)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-12:00
Age range:0-2   
Cost: £1.50
THU
25
JAN
Toddler Tales (Blackrod Library)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-11:00
Age range:0-0   
Cost: £1.50
THU
25
JAN
Horwich Baby Clinic
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:30-15:30
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
FRI
26
JAN
Time 4 Two's (St Elizabeth's Church Hall)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-12:00
Age range:2-4   
Cost: £2.00
TUE
30
JAN
Baby Clinic (Blackrod Library)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:09:15-10:45
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
TUE
30
JAN
Toddler Tales
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-11:00
Age range:0-0   
Cost: free
THU
01
FEB
Time 4 You (St Elizabeth's Church Hall)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-12:00
Age range:0-2   
Cost: £1.50
THU
01
FEB
Toddler Tales (Blackrod Library)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-11:00
Age range:0-0   
Cost: £1.50
THU
01
FEB
Horwich Baby Clinic
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:30-15:30
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
FRI
02
FEB
Time 4 Two's (St Elizabeth's Church Hall)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-12:00
Age range:2-4   
Cost: £2.00
TUE
06
FEB
Baby Clinic (Blackrod Library)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:09:15-10:45
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
TUE
06
FEB
Toddler Tales
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-11:00
Age range:0-0   
Cost: free
THU
08
FEB
Time 4 You (St Elizabeth's Church Hall)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-12:00
Age range:0-2   
Cost: £1.50
THU
08
FEB
Toddler Tales (Blackrod Library)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-11:00
Age range:0-0   
Cost: £1.50
THU
08
FEB
Horwich Baby Clinic
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:30-15:30
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
FRI
09
FEB
Time 4 Two's (St Elizabeth's Church Hall)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-12:00
Age range:2-4   
Cost: £2.00
TUE
13
FEB
Baby Clinic (Blackrod Library)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:09:15-10:45
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
TUE
13
FEB
Toddler Tales
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-11:00
Age range:0-0   
Cost: free
THU
15
FEB
Time 4 You (St Elizabeth's Church Hall)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-12:00
Age range:0-2   
Cost: £1.50
THU
15
FEB
Toddler Tales (Blackrod Library)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-11:00
Age range:0-0   
Cost: £1.50
THU
15
FEB
Horwich Baby Clinic
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:30-15:30
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
FRI
16
FEB
Time 4 Two's (St Elizabeth's Church Hall)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-12:00
Age range:2-4   
Cost: £2.00
TUE
20
FEB
Baby Clinic (Blackrod Library)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:09:15-10:45
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
TUE
20
FEB
Toddler Tales
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-11:00
Age range:0-0   
Cost: free
THU
22
FEB
Time 4 You (St Elizabeth's Church Hall)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-12:00
Age range:0-2   
Cost: £1.50
THU
22
FEB
Toddler Tales (Blackrod Library)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-11:00
Age range:0-0   
Cost: £1.50
THU
22
FEB
Horwich Baby Clinic
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:30-15:30
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
FRI
23
FEB
Time 4 Two's (St Elizabeth's Church Hall)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-12:00
Age range:2-4   
Cost: £2.00

Upcoming events

Events in the next two weeks

WED
29
NOV
Busy Babies
Horwich Library & Children's Centre Jones Street
Time:10:00-11:00
Age range:0-0   
Cost:
WED
06
DEC
Busy Babies
Horwich Library & Children's Centre Jones Street
Time:10:00-11:00
Age range:0-0   
Cost:
WED
13
DEC
Busy Babies
Horwich Library & Children's Centre Jones Street
Time:10:00-11:00
Age range:0-0   
Cost:
WED
10
JAN
Busy Babies
Horwich Library & Children's Centre Jones Street
Time:10:00-11:00
Age range:0-0   
Cost:
WED
17
JAN
Busy Babies
Horwich Library & Children's Centre Jones Street
Time:10:00-11:00
Age range:0-0   
Cost:
WED
24
JAN
Busy Babies
Horwich Library & Children's Centre Jones Street
Time:10:00-11:00
Age range:0-0   
Cost:
WED
31
JAN
Busy Babies
Horwich Library & Children's Centre Jones Street
Time:10:00-11:00
Age range:0-0   
Cost:
WED
07
FEB
Busy Babies
Horwich Library & Children's Centre Jones Street
Time:10:00-11:00
Age range:0-0   
Cost:
WED
14
FEB
Busy Babies
Horwich Library & Children's Centre Jones Street
Time:10:00-11:00
Age range:0-0   
Cost:
WED
21
FEB
Busy Babies
Horwich Library & Children's Centre Jones Street
Time:10:00-11:00
Age range:0-0   
Cost: