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.

Oldham's Children Centre

Forfar Street

Bolton

BL1 6RN

Telephone 01204 334992
Fax 01204 334979
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Opening times

Times are displayed in a 24 hour format.

Open Close
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 
Saturday    
Sunday    

Upcoming activities

Activities in the next two weeks

WED
26
NOV
Baby Fun (for children up to 12 months)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:00-11:30
Age range:0-1   
Cost: free
WED
26
NOV
Nature Club
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:30-15:00
Age range:2-5   
Cost: free
THU
27
NOV
Childminder Drop-In
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:09:30-11:30
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
THU
27
NOV
Well Baby Clinic
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:30-15:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
FRI
28
NOV
Toddler Tales
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:09:30-10:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
FRI
28
NOV
Little Learners
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:00-11:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
MON
01
DEC
Play & Stay (parent run session)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:00-14:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
TUE
02
DEC
Toddler Tales
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-11:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
TUE
02
DEC
Baby Yoga (for children up to 12 months)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-11:30
Age range:0-1   
Cost: £3.50
TUE
02
DEC
Mini Movers
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:12:00-13:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: £3.50
WED
03
DEC
Baby Fun (for children up to 12 months)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:00-11:30
Age range:0-1   
Cost: free
WED
03
DEC
Nature Club
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:30-15:00
Age range:2-5   
Cost: free
THU
04
DEC
Childminder Drop-In
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:09:30-11:30
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
THU
04
DEC
Well Baby Clinic
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:30-15:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
FRI
05
DEC
Toddler Tales
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:09:30-10:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
FRI
05
DEC
Little Learners
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:00-11:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
MON
08
DEC
Play & Stay (parent run session)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:00-14:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
TUE
09
DEC
Toddler Tales
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-11:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
TUE
09
DEC
Baby Yoga (for children up to 12 months)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-11:30
Age range:0-1   
Cost: £3.50
TUE
09
DEC
Mini Movers
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:12:00-13:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: £3.50
WED
10
DEC
Baby Fun (for children up to 12 months)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:00-11:30
Age range:0-1   
Cost: free
WED
10
DEC
Nature Club
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:30-15:00
Age range:2-5   
Cost: free
THU
11
DEC
Childminder Drop-In
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:09:30-11:30
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
THU
11
DEC
Well Baby Clinic
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:30-15:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
FRI
12
DEC
Toddler Tales
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:09:30-10:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
FRI
12
DEC
Little Learners
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:00-11:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
MON
15
DEC
Play & Stay (parent run session)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:00-14:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
TUE
16
DEC
Toddler Tales
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-11:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
TUE
16
DEC
Baby Yoga (for children up to 12 months)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-11:30
Age range:0-1   
Cost: £3.50
TUE
16
DEC
Mini Movers
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:12:00-13:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: £3.50
WED
17
DEC
Baby Fun (for children up to 12 months)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:00-11:30
Age range:0-1   
Cost: free
WED
17
DEC
Nature Club
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:30-15:00
Age range:2-5   
Cost: free
THU
18
DEC
Childminder Drop-In
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:09:30-11:30
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
THU
18
DEC
Well Baby Clinic
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:30-15:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
FRI
19
DEC
Toddler Tales
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:09:30-10:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
FRI
19
DEC
Little Learners
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:00-11:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
MON
22
DEC
Play & Stay (parent run session)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:00-14:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
TUE
23
DEC
Toddler Tales
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-11:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
TUE
23
DEC
Baby Yoga (for children up to 12 months)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-11:30
Age range:0-1   
Cost: £3.50
TUE
23
DEC
Mini Movers
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:12:00-13:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: £3.50
WED
24
DEC
Baby Fun (for children up to 12 months)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:00-11:30
Age range:0-1   
Cost: free
WED
24
DEC
Nature Club
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:30-15:00
Age range:2-5   
Cost: free
THU
25
DEC
Childminder Drop-In
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:09:30-11:30
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
THU
25
DEC
Well Baby Clinic
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:30-15:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
FRI
26
DEC
Toddler Tales
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:09:30-10:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
FRI
26
DEC
Little Learners
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:00-11:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
MON
29
DEC
Play & Stay (parent run session)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:00-14:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
TUE
30
DEC
Toddler Tales
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-11:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
TUE
30
DEC
Baby Yoga (for children up to 12 months)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-11:30
Age range:0-1   
Cost: £3.50
TUE
30
DEC
Mini Movers
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:12:00-13:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: £3.50
WED
31
DEC
Baby Fun (for children up to 12 months)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:00-11:30
Age range:0-1   
Cost: free
WED
31
DEC
Nature Club
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:30-15:00
Age range:2-5   
Cost: free
THU
01
JAN
Childminder Drop-In
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:09:30-11:30
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
THU
01
JAN
Well Baby Clinic
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:30-15:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
FRI
02
JAN
Toddler Tales
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:09:30-10:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
FRI
02
JAN
Little Learners
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:00-11:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
MON
05
JAN
Play & Stay (parent run session)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:00-14:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
TUE
06
JAN
Toddler Tales
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-11:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
TUE
06
JAN
Baby Yoga (for children up to 12 months)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-11:30
Age range:0-1   
Cost: £3.50
TUE
06
JAN
Mini Movers
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:12:00-13:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: £3.50
WED
07
JAN
Baby Fun (for children up to 12 months)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:00-11:30
Age range:0-1   
Cost: free
WED
07
JAN
Nature Club
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:30-15:00
Age range:2-5   
Cost: free
THU
08
JAN
Childminder Drop-In
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:09:30-11:30
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
THU
08
JAN
Well Baby Clinic
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:30-15:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
FRI
09
JAN
Toddler Tales
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:09:30-10:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
FRI
09
JAN
Little Learners
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:00-11:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
MON
12
JAN
Play & Stay (parent run session)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:00-14:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
TUE
13
JAN
Toddler Tales
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-11:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
TUE
13
JAN
Baby Yoga (for children up to 12 months)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-11:30
Age range:0-1   
Cost: £3.50
TUE
13
JAN
Mini Movers
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:12:00-13:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: £3.50
WED
14
JAN
Baby Fun (for children up to 12 months)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:00-11:30
Age range:0-1   
Cost: free
WED
14
JAN
Nature Club
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:30-15:00
Age range:2-5   
Cost: free
THU
15
JAN
Childminder Drop-In
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:09:30-11:30
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
THU
15
JAN
Well Baby Clinic
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:30-15:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
FRI
16
JAN
Toddler Tales
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:09:30-10:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
FRI
16
JAN
Little Learners
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:00-11:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
MON
19
JAN
Play & Stay (parent run session)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:00-14:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
TUE
20
JAN
Toddler Tales
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-11:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
TUE
20
JAN
Baby Yoga (for children up to 12 months)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-11:30
Age range:0-1   
Cost: £3.50
TUE
20
JAN
Mini Movers
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:12:00-13:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: £3.50
WED
21
JAN
Baby Fun (for children up to 12 months)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:00-11:30
Age range:0-1   
Cost: free
WED
21
JAN
Nature Club
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:30-15:00
Age range:2-5   
Cost: free
THU
22
JAN
Childminder Drop-In
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:09:30-11:30
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
THU
22
JAN
Well Baby Clinic
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:30-15:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
FRI
23
JAN
Toddler Tales
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:09:30-10:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
FRI
23
JAN
Little Learners
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:00-11:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
MON
26
JAN
Play & Stay (parent run session)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:00-14:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
TUE
27
JAN
Toddler Tales
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-11:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
TUE
27
JAN
Baby Yoga (for children up to 12 months)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-11:30
Age range:0-1   
Cost: £3.50
TUE
27
JAN
Mini Movers
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:12:00-13:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: £3.50
WED
28
JAN
Baby Fun (for children up to 12 months)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:00-11:30
Age range:0-1   
Cost: free
WED
28
JAN
Nature Club
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:30-15:00
Age range:2-5   
Cost: free
THU
29
JAN
Childminder Drop-In
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:09:30-11:30
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
THU
29
JAN
Well Baby Clinic
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:30-15:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
FRI
30
JAN
Toddler Tales
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:09:30-10:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
FRI
30
JAN
Little Learners
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:00-11:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
MON
02
FEB
Play & Stay (parent run session)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:00-14:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
TUE
03
FEB
Toddler Tales
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-11:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
TUE
03
FEB
Baby Yoga (for children up to 12 months)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-11:30
Age range:0-1   
Cost: £3.50
TUE
03
FEB
Mini Movers
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:12:00-13:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: £3.50
WED
04
FEB
Baby Fun (for children up to 12 months)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:00-11:30
Age range:0-1   
Cost: free
WED
04
FEB
Nature Club
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:30-15:00
Age range:2-5   
Cost: free
THU
05
FEB
Childminder Drop-In
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:09:30-11:30
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
THU
05
FEB
Well Baby Clinic
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:30-15:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
FRI
06
FEB
Toddler Tales
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:09:30-10:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
FRI
06
FEB
Little Learners
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:00-11:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
MON
09
FEB
Play & Stay (parent run session)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:00-14:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
TUE
10
FEB
Toddler Tales
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-11:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
TUE
10
FEB
Baby Yoga (for children up to 12 months)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-11:30
Age range:0-1   
Cost: £3.50
TUE
10
FEB
Mini Movers
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:12:00-13:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: £3.50
WED
11
FEB
Baby Fun (for children up to 12 months)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:00-11:30
Age range:0-1   
Cost: free
WED
11
FEB
Nature Club
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:30-15:00
Age range:2-5   
Cost: free
THU
12
FEB
Childminder Drop-In
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:09:30-11:30
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
THU
12
FEB
Well Baby Clinic
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:30-15:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
FRI
13
FEB
Toddler Tales
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:09:30-10:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
FRI
13
FEB
Little Learners
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:00-11:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
MON
16
FEB
Play & Stay (parent run session)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:00-14:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
TUE
17
FEB
Toddler Tales
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-11:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
TUE
17
FEB
Baby Yoga (for children up to 12 months)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-11:30
Age range:0-1   
Cost: £3.50
TUE
17
FEB
Mini Movers
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:12:00-13:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: £3.50
WED
18
FEB
Baby Fun (for children up to 12 months)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:00-11:30
Age range:0-1   
Cost: free
WED
18
FEB
Nature Club
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:30-15:00
Age range:2-5   
Cost: free
THU
19
FEB
Childminder Drop-In
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:09:30-11:30
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
THU
19
FEB
Well Baby Clinic
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:30-15:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
FRI
20
FEB
Toddler Tales
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:09:30-10:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
FRI
20
FEB
Little Learners
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:00-11:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
MON
23
FEB
Play & Stay (parent run session)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:00-14:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
TUE
24
FEB
Toddler Tales
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-11:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
TUE
24
FEB
Baby Yoga (for children up to 12 months)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:30-11:30
Age range:0-1   
Cost: £3.50
TUE
24
FEB
Mini Movers
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:12:00-13:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: £3.50
WED
25
FEB
Baby Fun (for children up to 12 months)
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:10:00-11:30
Age range:0-1   
Cost: free
WED
25
FEB
Nature Club
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:30-15:00
Age range:2-5   
Cost: free

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