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

THU
21
SEP
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
21
SEP
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
21
SEP
Horwich Baby Clinic
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:30-15:30
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
FRI
22
SEP
Time 4 Two's (St Elizabeth's Church Hall)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:00-11:30
Age range:2-4   
Cost: £2.00
TUE
26
SEP
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
SEP
Toddler Tales
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-11:00
Age range:0-0   
Cost: free
THU
28
SEP
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
28
SEP
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
28
SEP
Horwich Baby Clinic
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:30-15:30
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
FRI
29
SEP
Time 4 Two's (St Elizabeth's Church Hall)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:00-11:30
Age range:2-4   
Cost: £2.00
TUE
03
OCT
Baby Clinic (Blackrod Library)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:09:15-10:45
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
TUE
03
OCT
Toddler Tales
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-11:00
Age range:0-0   
Cost: free
THU
05
OCT
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
05
OCT
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
05
OCT
Horwich Baby Clinic
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:30-15:30
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
FRI
06
OCT
Time 4 Two's (St Elizabeth's Church Hall)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:00-11:30
Age range:2-4   
Cost: £2.00
TUE
10
OCT
Baby Clinic (Blackrod Library)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:09:15-10:45
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
TUE
10
OCT
Toddler Tales
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-11:00
Age range:0-0   
Cost: free
THU
12
OCT
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
12
OCT
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
12
OCT
Horwich Baby Clinic
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:30-15:30
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
FRI
13
OCT
Time 4 Two's (St Elizabeth's Church Hall)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:00-11:30
Age range:2-4   
Cost: £2.00
TUE
17
OCT
Baby Clinic (Blackrod Library)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:09:15-10:45
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
TUE
17
OCT
Toddler Tales
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-11:00
Age range:0-0   
Cost: free
THU
19
OCT
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
19
OCT
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
19
OCT
Horwich Baby Clinic
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:30-15:30
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
FRI
20
OCT
Time 4 Two's (St Elizabeth's Church Hall)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:00-11:30
Age range:2-4   
Cost: £2.00
TUE
24
OCT
Baby Clinic (Blackrod Library)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:09:15-10:45
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
TUE
24
OCT
Toddler Tales
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-11:00
Age range:0-0   
Cost: free
THU
26
OCT
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
26
OCT
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
26
OCT
Horwich Baby Clinic
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:30-15:30
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
FRI
27
OCT
Time 4 Two's (St Elizabeth's Church Hall)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:00-11:30
Age range:2-4   
Cost: £2.00
TUE
31
OCT
Baby Clinic (Blackrod Library)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:09:15-10:45
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
TUE
31
OCT
Toddler Tales
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-11:00
Age range:0-0   
Cost: free
THU
02
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
02
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
02
NOV
Horwich Baby Clinic
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:30-15:30
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
FRI
03
NOV
Time 4 Two's (St Elizabeth's Church Hall)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:00-11:30
Age range:2-4   
Cost: £2.00
TUE
07
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
07
NOV
Toddler Tales
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-11:00
Age range:0-0   
Cost: free
THU
09
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
09
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
09
NOV
Horwich Baby Clinic
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:30-15:30
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
FRI
10
NOV
Time 4 Two's (St Elizabeth's Church Hall)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:00-11:30
Age range:2-4   
Cost: £2.00
TUE
14
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
14
NOV
Toddler Tales
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-11:00
Age range:0-0   
Cost: free
THU
16
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
16
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
16
NOV
Horwich Baby Clinic
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:30-15:30
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
FRI
17
NOV
Time 4 Two's (St Elizabeth's Church Hall)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:00-11:30
Age range:2-4   
Cost: £2.00
TUE
21
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
21
NOV
Toddler Tales
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-11:00
Age range:0-0   
Cost: free
THU
23
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
23
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
23
NOV
Horwich Baby Clinic
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:30-15:30
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
FRI
24
NOV
Time 4 Two's (St Elizabeth's Church Hall)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:00-11:30
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:10:00-11:30
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:10:00-11:30
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:10:00-11:30
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

Upcoming events

Events in the next two weeks

WED
27
SEP
Busy Babies
Horwich Library & Children's Centre Jones Street
Time:10:00-11:00
Age range:0-0   
Cost:
WED
04
OCT
Busy Babies
Horwich Library & Children's Centre Jones Street
Time:10:00-11:00
Age range:0-0   
Cost:
WED
11
OCT
Busy Babies
Horwich Library & Children's Centre Jones Street
Time:10:00-11:00
Age range:0-0   
Cost:
WED
18
OCT
Busy Babies
Horwich Library & Children's Centre Jones Street
Time:10:00-11:00
Age range:0-0   
Cost:
WED
25
OCT
Busy Babies
Horwich Library & Children's Centre Jones Street
Time:10:00-11:00
Age range:0-0   
Cost:
WED
01
NOV
Busy Babies
Horwich Library & Children's Centre Jones Street
Time:10:00-11:00
Age range:0-0   
Cost:
WED
08
NOV
Busy Babies
Horwich Library & Children's Centre Jones Street
Time:10:00-11:00
Age range:0-0   
Cost:
WED
15
NOV
Busy Babies
Horwich Library & Children's Centre Jones Street
Time:10:00-11:00
Age range:0-0   
Cost:
WED
22
NOV
Busy Babies
Horwich Library & Children's Centre Jones Street
Time:10:00-11:00
Age range:0-0   
Cost:
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
20
DEC
Busy Babies
Horwich Library & Children's Centre Jones Street
Time:10:00-11:00
Age range:0-0   
Cost: