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The centre is located at the Washacre Primary school, Clough Avenue on the Washacre Estate in Westhoughton.

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, including grandparents
  • Drop in sessions e.g. parent and child activities Links to Job Centre Plus and Health Service 

Does the centre have a nursery on site?

The centre has a linked day care provision with Washacre School for pre-school children, please contact Carl Messenger on 01942 634756 at the school for information about the nursery. For information regarding day care providers in the local area please contact the centre.

Are there any other services available at the centre?

  • Childminder Drop in
  • Money Skills

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 between 9.00am and 5.00pm, if you require any help or information.

Westhoughton Childrens Centre

Clough Avenue




Telephone 01942 634500
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Opening times

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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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