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.

Early Years and Childcare, Children's Centres and Family Support Review

On 4 July 2016, the council’s Cabinet approved a report for consultation about changes to Early Years and Childcare, Children's Centres and Family Support..

We now want to ask for your views about these proposed changes.

Please see a summary of the proposals or the full report which went to the Cabinet.

If you have any comments or would like to send us your views on the proposals, you can respond to the consultation by completing our online survey by Friday 2 September 2016 at 5pm.

Please direct any interested parties who may wish to complete the survey during the consultation period to this web page and if you have any questions email us using consultation@bolton.gov.uk.

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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29
SEP
Childminder Drop In
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Time:09:00-11:15
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Cost: free
THU
29
SEP
Time 4 U
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Time:10:30-12:00
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Cost: £1.50
THU
29
SEP
Horwich Baby Clinic
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:30-15:30
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
FRI
30
SEP
Time for 2's
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Time:10:00-11:30
Age range:2-4   
Cost: £2.00
MON
03
OCT
Mini Movers - term time only session
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Time:13:45-14:45
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Cost: £2.50
TUE
04
OCT
Well Baby Clinic
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Time:09:15-10:45
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
WED
05
OCT
Baby Massage - term time session
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Time:10:30-11:15
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Cost: £3.50
THU
06
OCT
Childminder Drop In
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Time:09:00-11:15
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Cost: free
THU
06
OCT
Time 4 U
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Time:10:30-12:00
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Cost: £1.50
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06
OCT
Horwich Baby Clinic
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Just come along
Time:13:30-15:30
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
FRI
07
OCT
Time for 2's
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Just come along
Time:10:00-11:30
Age range:2-4   
Cost: £2.00
MON
10
OCT
Mini Movers - term time only session
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Time:13:45-14:45
Age range:0-2   
Cost: £2.50
TUE
11
OCT
Well Baby Clinic
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Time:09:15-10:45
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
WED
12
OCT
Baby Massage - term time session
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Time:10:30-11:15
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Cost: £3.50
THU
13
OCT
Childminder Drop In
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Time:09:00-11:15
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Cost: free
THU
13
OCT
Time 4 U
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Cost: £1.50
THU
13
OCT
Horwich Baby Clinic
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Just come along
Time:13:30-15:30
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
FRI
14
OCT
Time for 2's
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Time:10:00-11:30
Age range:2-4   
Cost: £2.00
MON
17
OCT
Mini Movers - term time only session
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Just come along
Time:13:45-14:45
Age range:0-2   
Cost: £2.50
TUE
18
OCT
Well Baby Clinic
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Time:09:15-10:45
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
WED
19
OCT
Baby Massage - term time session
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Time:10:30-11:15
Age range:0-1   
Cost: £3.50
THU
20
OCT
Childminder Drop In
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Cost: free
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OCT
Time 4 U
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Cost: £1.50
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20
OCT
Horwich Baby Clinic
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Time:13:30-15:30
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
FRI
21
OCT
Time for 2's
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Time:10:00-11:30
Age range:2-4   
Cost: £2.00
MON
24
OCT
Mini Movers - term time only session
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Time:13:45-14:45
Age range:0-2   
Cost: £2.50
TUE
25
OCT
Well Baby Clinic
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Time:09:15-10:45
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
WED
26
OCT
Baby Massage - term time session
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Time:10:30-11:15
Age range:0-1   
Cost: £3.50
THU
27
OCT
Childminder Drop In
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Time:09:00-11:15
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Cost: free
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27
OCT
Time 4 U
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Time:10:30-12:00
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Cost: £1.50
THU
27
OCT
Horwich Baby Clinic
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Just come along
Time:13:30-15:30
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
FRI
28
OCT
Time for 2's
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Just come along
Time:10:00-11:30
Age range:2-4   
Cost: £2.00
MON
31
OCT
Mini Movers - term time only session
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Time:13:45-14:45
Age range:0-2   
Cost: £2.50
TUE
01
NOV
Well Baby Clinic
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Just come along
Time:09:15-10:45
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
WED
02
NOV
Baby Massage - term time session
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Just come along
Time:10:30-11:15
Age range:0-1   
Cost: £3.50
THU
03
NOV
Childminder Drop In
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Time:09:00-11:15
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Cost: free
THU
03
NOV
Time 4 U
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Time:10:30-12:00
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Cost: £1.50
THU
03
NOV
Horwich Baby Clinic
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Just come along
Time:13:30-15:30
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
FRI
04
NOV
Time for 2's
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Just come along
Time:10:00-11:30
Age range:2-4   
Cost: £2.00
MON
07
NOV
Mini Movers - term time only session
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Time:13:45-14:45
Age range:0-2   
Cost: £2.50
TUE
08
NOV
Well Baby Clinic
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Just come along
Time:09:15-10:45
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
WED
09
NOV
Baby Massage - term time session
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Time:10:30-11:15
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Cost: £3.50
THU
10
NOV
Childminder Drop In
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Time:09:00-11:15
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Cost: free
THU
10
NOV
Time 4 U
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Time:10:30-12:00
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Cost: £1.50
THU
10
NOV
Horwich Baby Clinic
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Just come along
Time:13:30-15:30
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
FRI
11
NOV
Time for 2's
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Just come along
Time:10:00-11:30
Age range:2-4   
Cost: £2.00
MON
14
NOV
Mini Movers - term time only session
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Time:13:45-14:45
Age range:0-2   
Cost: £2.50
TUE
15
NOV
Well Baby Clinic
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Just come along
Time:09:15-10:45
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
WED
16
NOV
Baby Massage - term time session
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Time:10:30-11:15
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Cost: £3.50
THU
17
NOV
Childminder Drop In
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Time:09:00-11:15
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Cost: free
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17
NOV
Time 4 U
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Cost: £1.50
THU
17
NOV
Horwich Baby Clinic
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Just come along
Time:13:30-15:30
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
FRI
18
NOV
Time for 2's
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Just come along
Time:10:00-11:30
Age range:2-4   
Cost: £2.00
MON
21
NOV
Mini Movers - term time only session
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Just come along
Time:13:45-14:45
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Cost: £2.50
TUE
22
NOV
Well Baby Clinic
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Just come along
Time:09:15-10:45
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Cost: free
WED
23
NOV
Baby Massage - term time session
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Time:10:30-11:15
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Cost: £3.50
THU
24
NOV
Childminder Drop In
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Time:09:00-11:15
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Cost: free
THU
24
NOV
Time 4 U
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Time:10:30-12:00
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Cost: £1.50
THU
24
NOV
Horwich Baby Clinic
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:30-15:30
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
FRI
25
NOV
Time for 2's
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:00-11:30
Age range:2-4   
Cost: £2.00
MON
28
NOV
Mini Movers - term time only session
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Just come along
Time:13:45-14:45
Age range:0-2   
Cost: £2.50
TUE
29
NOV
Well Baby Clinic
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Just come along
Time:09:15-10:45
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
WED
30
NOV
Baby Massage - term time session
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Time:10:30-11:15
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Cost: £3.50
THU
01
DEC
Childminder Drop In
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Time:09:00-11:15
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Cost: free
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01
DEC
Time 4 U
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Cost: £1.50
THU
01
DEC
Horwich Baby Clinic
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Just come along
Time:13:30-15:30
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
FRI
02
DEC
Time for 2's
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Just come along
Time:10:00-11:30
Age range:2-4   
Cost: £2.00
MON
05
DEC
Mini Movers - term time only session
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Just come along
Time:13:45-14:45
Age range:0-2   
Cost: £2.50
TUE
06
DEC
Well Baby Clinic
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Just come along
Time:09:15-10:45
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
WED
07
DEC
Baby Massage - term time session
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Time:10:30-11:15
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Cost: £3.50
THU
08
DEC
Childminder Drop In
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Time:09:00-11:15
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Cost: free
THU
08
DEC
Time 4 U
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Time:10:30-12:00
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Cost: £1.50
THU
08
DEC
Horwich Baby Clinic
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Just come along
Time:13:30-15:30
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
FRI
09
DEC
Time for 2's
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Just come along
Time:10:00-11:30
Age range:2-4   
Cost: £2.00
MON
12
DEC
Mini Movers - term time only session
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Just come along
Time:13:45-14:45
Age range:0-2   
Cost: £2.50
TUE
13
DEC
Well Baby Clinic
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Just come along
Time:09:15-10:45
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
WED
14
DEC
Baby Massage - term time session
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Just come along
Time:10:30-11:15
Age range:0-1   
Cost: £3.50
THU
15
DEC
Childminder Drop In
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Time:09:00-11:15
Age range:0-1   
Cost: free
THU
15
DEC
Time 4 U
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Time:10:30-12:00
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Cost: £1.50
THU
15
DEC
Horwich Baby Clinic
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:30-15:30
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
FRI
16
DEC
Time for 2's
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Just come along
Time:10:00-11:30
Age range:2-4   
Cost: £2.00
MON
19
DEC
Mini Movers - term time only session
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Just come along
Time:13:45-14:45
Age range:0-2   
Cost: £2.50
TUE
20
DEC
Well Baby Clinic
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:09:15-10:45
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
WED
21
DEC
Baby Massage - term time session
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Time:10:30-11:15
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Cost: £3.50
THU
22
DEC
Childminder Drop In
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Time:09:00-11:15
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Cost: free
THU
22
DEC
Time 4 U
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Time:10:30-12:00
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Cost: £1.50
THU
22
DEC
Horwich Baby Clinic
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:30-15:30
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
FRI
23
DEC
Time for 2's
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:00-11:30
Age range:2-4   
Cost: £2.00
MON
26
DEC
Mini Movers - term time only session
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:45-14:45
Age range:0-2   
Cost: £2.50
TUE
27
DEC
Well Baby Clinic
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:09:15-10:45
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
WED
28
DEC
Baby Massage - term time session
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Time:10:30-11:15
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Cost: £3.50

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