Child playing with jigsaw

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 Washacre Primary School 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
  • Antenatal Appointments

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?

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

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.

Westhoughton Childrens Centre

Clough Avenue

Westhoughton

Bolton

BL5 2NJ

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 
Saturday    
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Upcoming activities

Activities in the next two weeks

MON
26
SEP
Childminders’ Drop In
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:09:30-11:30
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Cost: free
TUE
27
SEP
Developing Me
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Cost: free
TUE
27
SEP
Baby Clinic
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Cost: free
TUE
27
SEP
Sensory Babies
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Time:13:30-14:15
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Cost: £4.00
WED
28
SEP
Rock and Roll Tots
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Time:10:30-11:15
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Cost: £4.25
WED
28
SEP
Sensory Babies (Wednesday)
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Time:12:45-13:30
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Cost: £4.00
WED
28
SEP
Baby Massage
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Time:14:15-15:00
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Cost: £25.00
FRI
30
SEP
Stay and Play
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Cost: free
MON
03
OCT
Childminders’ Drop In
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Cost: free
TUE
04
OCT
Developing Me
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Time:09:45-11:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
TUE
04
OCT
Baby Clinic
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Time:13:30-15:30
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
TUE
04
OCT
Sensory Babies
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Time:13:30-14:15
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Cost: £4.00
WED
05
OCT
Rock and Roll Tots
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Time:10:30-11:15
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Cost: £4.25
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05
OCT
Sensory Babies (Wednesday)
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Time:12:45-13:30
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Cost: £4.00
WED
05
OCT
Baby Massage
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Time:14:15-15:00
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Cost: £25.00
FRI
07
OCT
Stay and Play
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Cost: free
MON
10
OCT
Childminders’ Drop In
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Cost: free
TUE
11
OCT
Developing Me
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Cost: free
TUE
11
OCT
Baby Clinic
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Cost: free
TUE
11
OCT
Sensory Babies
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Time:13:30-14:15
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Cost: £4.00
WED
12
OCT
Rock and Roll Tots
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Cost: £4.25
WED
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OCT
Sensory Babies (Wednesday)
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12
OCT
Baby Massage
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Time:14:15-15:00
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Cost: £25.00
FRI
14
OCT
Stay and Play
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Cost: free
MON
17
OCT
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Developing Me
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Baby Clinic
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Cost: free
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Sensory Babies
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Rock and Roll Tots
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OCT
Baby Massage
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Cost: £25.00
FRI
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OCT
Stay and Play
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Cost: free
MON
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Childminders’ Drop In
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TUE
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Developing Me
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Cost: free
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Baby Clinic
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Cost: free
TUE
25
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Sensory Babies
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WED
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Rock and Roll Tots
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26
OCT
Baby Massage
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Cost: £25.00
FRI
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OCT
Stay and Play
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Cost: free
MON
31
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Cost: free
TUE
01
NOV
Developing Me
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Cost: free
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NOV
Baby Clinic
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Cost: free
TUE
01
NOV
Sensory Babies
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Cost: £4.00
WED
02
NOV
Rock and Roll Tots
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NOV
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Cost: £4.00
WED
02
NOV
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Time:14:15-15:00
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Cost: £25.00
FRI
04
NOV
Stay and Play
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Cost: free
MON
07
NOV
Childminders’ Drop In
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Time:09:30-11:30
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Cost: free
TUE
08
NOV
Developing Me
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Cost: free
TUE
08
NOV
Baby Clinic
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Cost: free
TUE
08
NOV
Sensory Babies
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Time:13:30-14:15
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Cost: £4.00
WED
09
NOV
Rock and Roll Tots
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09
NOV
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09
NOV
Baby Massage
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Cost: £25.00
FRI
11
NOV
Stay and Play
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Time:10:00-11:30
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Cost: free
MON
14
NOV
Childminders’ Drop In
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Time:09:30-11:30
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Cost: free
TUE
15
NOV
Developing Me
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TUE
15
NOV
Baby Clinic
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Cost: free
TUE
15
NOV
Sensory Babies
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Cost: £4.00
WED
16
NOV
Rock and Roll Tots
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Time:10:30-11:15
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WED
16
NOV
Sensory Babies (Wednesday)
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Time:12:45-13:30
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WED
16
NOV
Baby Massage
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Time:14:15-15:00
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Cost: £25.00
FRI
18
NOV
Stay and Play
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Time:10:00-11:30
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Cost: free
MON
21
NOV
Childminders’ Drop In
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Cost: free
TUE
22
NOV
Developing Me
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TUE
22
NOV
Baby Clinic
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TUE
22
NOV
Sensory Babies
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WED
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NOV
Rock and Roll Tots
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NOV
Sensory Babies (Wednesday)
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WED
23
NOV
Baby Massage
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Cost: £25.00
FRI
25
NOV
Stay and Play
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Cost: free
MON
28
NOV
Childminders’ Drop In
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Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
TUE
29
NOV
Developing Me
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Cost: free
TUE
29
NOV
Baby Clinic
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Cost: free
TUE
29
NOV
Sensory Babies
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WED
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NOV
Rock and Roll Tots
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NOV
Baby Massage
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Cost: £25.00
FRI
02
DEC
Stay and Play
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Cost: free
MON
05
DEC
Childminders’ Drop In
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Cost: free
TUE
06
DEC
Developing Me
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Cost: free
TUE
06
DEC
Baby Clinic
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Cost: free
TUE
06
DEC
Sensory Babies
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WED
07
DEC
Rock and Roll Tots
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DEC
Baby Massage
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FRI
09
DEC
Stay and Play
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Cost: free
MON
12
DEC
Childminders’ Drop In
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Time:09:30-11:30
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
TUE
13
DEC
Developing Me
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Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
TUE
13
DEC
Baby Clinic
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Cost: free
TUE
13
DEC
Sensory Babies
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WED
14
DEC
Rock and Roll Tots
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14
DEC
Sensory Babies (Wednesday)
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WED
14
DEC
Baby Massage
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FRI
16
DEC
Stay and Play
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Cost: free
MON
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DEC
Childminders’ Drop In
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Cost: free
TUE
20
DEC
Developing Me
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Cost: free
TUE
20
DEC
Baby Clinic
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Cost: free
TUE
20
DEC
Sensory Babies
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Cost: £4.00
WED
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DEC
Rock and Roll Tots
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Baby Massage
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Stay and Play
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