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 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

Westhoughton

Bolton

BL5 2NJ

Telephone 01942 634500
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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 
Saturday    
Sunday    

Upcoming activities

Activities in the next two weeks

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22
OCT
Antenatal Appointments
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Cost: free
THU
23
OCT
Rhythm Time Family
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OCT
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FRI
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OCT
Bump and Baby
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OCT
Toddler Talk
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MON
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OCT
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MON
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OCT
Childminders’ Drop In
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Cost: free
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OCT
Breast Feeding Support Group
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OCT
Developing Me
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OCT
Baby Clinic
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OCT
Sensory Babies
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OCT
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OCT
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OCT
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OCT
Bump and Baby
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Toddler Talk
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NOV
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MON
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NOV
Breast Feeding Support Group
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NOV
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NOV
Baby Clinic
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NOV
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NOV
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NOV
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NOV
Bump and Baby
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Toddler Talk
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NOV
Childminders’ Drop In
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NOV
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NOV
Developing Me
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NOV
Sensory Babies
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NOV
Bump and Baby
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Toddler Talk
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NOV
Childminders’ Drop In
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NOV
Breast Feeding Support Group
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Developing Me
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Baby Clinic
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NOV
Bump and Baby
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NOV
Toddler Talk
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Cost: free
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NOV
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NOV
Childminders’ Drop In
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NOV
Breast Feeding Support Group
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NOV
Developing Me
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Baby Clinic
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27
NOV
Rhythm Time Family
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28
NOV
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28
NOV
Bump and Baby
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FRI
28
NOV
Toddler Talk
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MON
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DEC
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01
DEC
Childminders’ Drop In
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01
DEC
Breast Feeding Support Group
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02
DEC
Developing Me
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Baby Clinic
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DEC
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THU
04
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05
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Bump and Baby
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FRI
05
DEC
Toddler Talk
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Childminders’ Drop In
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Breast Feeding Support Group
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Developing Me
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09
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Baby Clinic
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09
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Bump and Baby
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Toddler Talk
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Childminders’ Drop In
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Breast Feeding Support Group
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Developing Me
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Baby Clinic
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Bump and Baby
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Toddler Talk
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Childminders’ Drop In
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Breast Feeding Support Group
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Developing Me
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Baby Clinic
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Bump and Baby
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Toddler Talk
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Childminders’ Drop In
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Breast Feeding Support Group
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Developing Me
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Baby Clinic
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Bump and Baby
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02
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Toddler Talk
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Childminders’ Drop In
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MON
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JAN
Breast Feeding Support Group
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06
JAN
Developing Me
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06
JAN
Baby Clinic
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06
JAN
Sensory Babies
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JAN
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JAN
Rhythm Time Family
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09
JAN
Bump and Baby
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FRI
09
JAN
Toddler Talk
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MON
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MON
12
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Childminders’ Drop In
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MON
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Breast Feeding Support Group
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13
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Developing Me
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13
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Baby Clinic
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13
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14
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Bump and Baby
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16
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Toddler Talk
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How to access this service:
Phone to arrange an appointment
Time:09:00-15:30
Age range:0-99   
Cost: free
MON
19
JAN
Childminders’ Drop In
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:09:30-11:30
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
MON
19
JAN
Breast Feeding Support Group
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:11:00-12:00
Age range:0-2   
Cost: free
TUE
20
JAN
Developing Me
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:09:30-11:00
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
TUE
20
JAN
Baby Clinic
How to access this service:
Just come along
Time:13:30-15:30
Age range:0-5   
Cost: free
TUE
20
JAN
Sensory Babies
How to access this service:
Phone to arrange an appointment
Time:13:45-14:30
Age range:0-1   
Cost: £3.75
WED
21
JAN
Antenatal Appointments
How to access this service:
Phone to arrange an appointment
Time:09:00-15:30
Age range:0-99   
Cost: free

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