Child playing

Horwich and Blackrod Children's Centre is 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?

Administrators are based in the centre if you have any questions or need more information on any of the activities or services provided.

Horwich and Blackrod Childrens Centre

Horwich Library

Jones Street

Horwich

Bolton

BL6 7AJ

Telephone 01204 332920
Telephone 01204 334395
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Opening times

Times are displayed in a 24 hour format.

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Monday 09:00  17:30 
Tuesday 09:00  19:30 
Wednesday 09:30  17:30 
Thursday 09:00  19:30 
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Upcoming activities

Activities in the next two weeks

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08
DEC
Childminder Drop In
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Cost: free
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08
DEC
Time 4 U
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08
DEC
Horwich Baby Clinic
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Time:13:30-15:30
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Cost: free
FRI
09
DEC
Time for 2's
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Time:10:00-11:30
Age range:2-4   
Cost: £2.00
TUE
13
DEC
Well Baby Clinic
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Time:09:15-10:45
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Cost: free
WED
14
DEC
Baby Massage - term time session
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Cost: £3.50
THU
15
DEC
Childminder Drop In
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Cost: free
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15
DEC
Time 4 U
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Cost: £1.50
THU
15
DEC
Horwich Baby Clinic
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Time:13:30-15:30
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Cost: free
FRI
16
DEC
Time for 2's
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Time:10:00-11:30
Age range:2-4   
Cost: £2.00
TUE
20
DEC
Well Baby Clinic
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Time:09:15-10:45
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Cost: free
WED
21
DEC
Baby Massage - term time session
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Cost: £3.50
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DEC
Childminder Drop In
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DEC
Time 4 U
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22
DEC
Horwich Baby Clinic
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Cost: free
FRI
23
DEC
Time for 2's
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Time:10:00-11:30
Age range:2-4   
Cost: £2.00
TUE
27
DEC
Well Baby Clinic
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Time:09:15-10:45
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Cost: free
WED
28
DEC
Baby Massage - term time session
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Cost: £3.50
THU
29
DEC
Childminder Drop In
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Cost: free
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29
DEC
Time 4 U
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Cost: £1.50
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29
DEC
Horwich Baby Clinic
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Time:13:30-15:30
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
FRI
30
DEC
Time for 2's
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Time:10:00-11:30
Age range:2-4   
Cost: £2.00
TUE
03
JAN
Well Baby Clinic
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Time:09:15-10:45
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Cost: free
WED
04
JAN
Baby Massage - term time session
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Cost: £3.50
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05
JAN
Childminder Drop In
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Cost: free
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JAN
Time 4 U
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05
JAN
Horwich Baby Clinic
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Time:13:30-15:30
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Cost: free
FRI
06
JAN
Time for 2's
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Time:10:00-11:30
Age range:2-4   
Cost: £2.00
TUE
10
JAN
Well Baby Clinic
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Time:09:15-10:45
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Cost: free
WED
11
JAN
Baby Massage - term time session
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Cost: £3.50
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12
JAN
Childminder Drop In
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Cost: free
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Time 4 U
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JAN
Horwich Baby Clinic
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Time:13:30-15:30
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Cost: free
FRI
13
JAN
Time for 2's
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Time:10:00-11:30
Age range:2-4   
Cost: £2.00
TUE
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JAN
Well Baby Clinic
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Time:09:15-10:45
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Cost: free
WED
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Baby Massage - term time session
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Childminder Drop In
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Time 4 U
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Horwich Baby Clinic
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Time:13:30-15:30
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Cost: free
FRI
20
JAN
Time for 2's
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Time:10:00-11:30
Age range:2-4   
Cost: £2.00
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Well Baby Clinic
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Time:09:15-10:45
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Cost: free
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Baby Massage - term time session
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Childminder Drop In
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Time 4 U
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Horwich Baby Clinic
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Cost: free
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Time for 2's
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Cost: £2.00
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Well Baby Clinic
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Time:09:15-10:45
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Cost: free
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01
FEB
Baby Massage - term time session
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Cost: £3.50
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FEB
Childminder Drop In
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Cost: free
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FEB
Time 4 U
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02
FEB
Horwich Baby Clinic
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Time:13:30-15:30
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Cost: free
FRI
03
FEB
Time for 2's
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Time:10:00-11:30
Age range:2-4   
Cost: £2.00
TUE
07
FEB
Well Baby Clinic
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Time:09:15-10:45
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Cost: free
WED
08
FEB
Baby Massage - term time session
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Cost: £3.50
THU
09
FEB
Childminder Drop In
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Time:09:00-11:15
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Cost: free
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09
FEB
Time 4 U
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Cost: £1.50
THU
09
FEB
Horwich Baby Clinic
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Just come along
Time:13:30-15:30
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
FRI
10
FEB
Time for 2's
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Just come along
Time:10:00-11:30
Age range:2-4   
Cost: £2.00
TUE
14
FEB
Well Baby Clinic
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Time:09:15-10:45
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Cost: free
WED
15
FEB
Baby Massage - term time session
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Time:10:30-11:15
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Cost: £3.50
THU
16
FEB
Childminder Drop In
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Cost: free
THU
16
FEB
Time 4 U
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Cost: £1.50
THU
16
FEB
Horwich Baby Clinic
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Time:13:30-15:30
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
FRI
17
FEB
Time for 2's
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Time:10:00-11:30
Age range:2-4   
Cost: £2.00
TUE
21
FEB
Well Baby Clinic
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Time:09:15-10:45
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Cost: free
WED
22
FEB
Baby Massage - term time session
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Time:10:30-11:15
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Cost: £3.50
THU
23
FEB
Childminder Drop In
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Cost: free
THU
23
FEB
Time 4 U
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Cost: £1.50
THU
23
FEB
Horwich Baby Clinic
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Time:13:30-15:30
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Cost: free
FRI
24
FEB
Time for 2's
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Time:10:00-11:30
Age range:2-4   
Cost: £2.00
TUE
28
FEB
Well Baby Clinic
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Time:09:15-10:45
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Cost: free
WED
01
MAR
Baby Massage - term time session
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Time:10:30-11:15
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Cost: £3.50
THU
02
MAR
Childminder Drop In
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Time:09:00-11:15
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Cost: free
THU
02
MAR
Time 4 U
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Cost: £1.50
THU
02
MAR
Horwich Baby Clinic
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:30-15:30
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
FRI
03
MAR
Time for 2's
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:00-11:30
Age range:2-4   
Cost: £2.00
TUE
07
MAR
Well Baby Clinic
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Just come along
Time:09:15-10:45
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Cost: free

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