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 334395 (Enquiries)
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Opening times

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Monday    
Tuesday 10:30  11:00 
Wednesday 10:30  11:15 
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Upcoming activities

Activities in the next two weeks

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:10:30-11:30
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: £3.00
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
WED
24
JAN
Busy Babies
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:00-11:00
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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:10:30-11:30
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: £3.00
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
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Just come along
Time:10:30-11:00
Age range:0-0   
Cost: free
WED
31
JAN
Busy Babies
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Just come along
Time:10:00-11:00
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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:10:30-11:30
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: £3.00
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
WED
07
FEB
Busy Babies
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:00-11:00
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:10:30-11:30
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: £3.00
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
WED
14
FEB
Busy Babies
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:00-11:00
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:10:30-11:30
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: £3.00
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
WED
21
FEB
Busy Babies
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Just come along
Time:10:00-11:00
Age range:0-0   
Cost: free
THU
22
FEB
Time 4 You (St Elizabeth's Church Hall)
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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:10:30-11:30
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: £3.00
TUE
27
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
27
FEB
Toddler Tales
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-11:00
Age range:0-0   
Cost: free
WED
28
FEB
Busy Babies
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Just come along
Time:10:00-11:00
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Cost: free
THU
01
MAR
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
MAR
Toddler Tales (Blackrod Library)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-11:30
Age range:0-0   
Cost: £1.50
THU
01
MAR
Horwich Baby Clinic
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:30-15:30
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
FRI
02
MAR
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: £3.00
TUE
06
MAR
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
MAR
Toddler Tales
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-11:00
Age range:0-0   
Cost: free
WED
07
MAR
Busy Babies
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Just come along
Time:10:00-11:00
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Cost: free
THU
08
MAR
Time 4 You (St Elizabeth's Church Hall)
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Just come along
Time:10:30-12:00
Age range:0-2   
Cost: £1.50
THU
08
MAR
Toddler Tales (Blackrod Library)
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Just come along
Time:10:30-11:30
Age range:0-0   
Cost: £1.50
THU
08
MAR
Horwich Baby Clinic
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:30-15:30
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
FRI
09
MAR
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: £3.00
TUE
13
MAR
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
MAR
Toddler Tales
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-11:00
Age range:0-0   
Cost: free
WED
14
MAR
Busy Babies
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:00-11:00
Age range:0-0   
Cost: free
THU
15
MAR
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
MAR
Toddler Tales (Blackrod Library)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-11:30
Age range:0-0   
Cost: £1.50
THU
15
MAR
Horwich Baby Clinic
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:30-15:30
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
FRI
16
MAR
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: £3.00
TUE
20
MAR
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
MAR
Toddler Tales
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-11:00
Age range:0-0   
Cost: free
WED
21
MAR
Busy Babies
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Just come along
Time:10:00-11:00
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Cost: free
THU
22
MAR
Time 4 You (St Elizabeth's Church Hall)
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Just come along
Time:10:30-12:00
Age range:0-2   
Cost: £1.50
THU
22
MAR
Toddler Tales (Blackrod Library)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-11:30
Age range:0-0   
Cost: £1.50
THU
22
MAR
Horwich Baby Clinic
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:30-15:30
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
FRI
23
MAR
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: £3.00
TUE
27
MAR
Baby Clinic (Blackrod Library)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:09:15-10:45
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
WED
28
MAR
Busy Babies
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Time:10:00-11:00
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Cost: free
THU
29
MAR
Toddler Tales (Blackrod Library)
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Time:10:30-11:30
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Cost: free
THU
29
MAR
Horwich Baby Clinic
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Time:13:30-15:30
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Cost: free
TUE
03
APR
Baby Clinic (Blackrod Library)
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Time:09:15-10:45
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Cost: free
THU
05
APR
Toddler Tales (Blackrod Library)
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Just come along
Time:10:30-11:30
Age range:0-0   
Cost: free
THU
05
APR
Horwich Baby Clinic
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Just come along
Time:13:30-15:30
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
TUE
10
APR
Baby Clinic (Blackrod Library)
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Time:09:15-10:45
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Cost: free
THU
12
APR
Toddler Tales (Blackrod Library)
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Time:10:30-11:30
Age range:0-0   
Cost: free
THU
12
APR
Horwich Baby Clinic
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Time:13:30-15:30
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Cost: free
TUE
17
APR
Baby Clinic (Blackrod Library)
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Cost: free

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