children playing

The centre is located on Forfar Street in the Astley Bridge Ward of Bolton.

What services are available at the centre that parents can access?

A number of services are delivered from the centre including: 

  • Health visiting team
  • Midwifery team

A clinical health room is accommodated within the building. The centre has a number of multi functional rooms to support the delivery of child and family health services, family support and crèche\play and stay activities.

Other useful services

  • There is a Library based at the centre with books available for adults and children.
  • An outside play area to create a learning environment for child development.
  • There are a number of parenting groups running at the centre.
  • A group for registered ‘Child Minders’ runs weekly at the centre.

Information on services and activities for children and their families including

  • Registered childcare providers
  • Parent and toddler groups
  • Disabled children's services
  • Leisure activities

Who can I contact for more help?

Admin Assistants are available to speak to between 9am and 5pm 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

Oldham's Children Centre

Forfar Street



Telephone 01204 334992
Fax 01204 334979
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Opening times

Times are displayed in a 24 hour format.

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Monday 09.00  17.00 
Tuesday 09.00  17.00 
Wednesday 09.00  17.00 
Thursday 09.00  17.00 
Friday 09.00  17.00 

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