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 
Friday    
Saturday    
Sunday    

Upcoming activities

Activities in the next two weeks

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

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