Children and family centres


If you have a child under five, you can learn and play for free at your local children and family centre  . 

These centres are great fun and offer a wide range of services to support you and your children.

Find your local children and families centre here

What you can expect Click to get info

There are so many things for you and your child to do.

  • meet other parents and make new friends
  • breastfeeding support
  • baby clinics, nutrition and massage support
  • advice if you’ve children who have additional needs
  • job, career information for you if you’re returning to work
  • drop-ins and stay and play
  • early years education and childcare
  • family fun with activities
  • family support and outreach services
  • money management and advice sessions

Most activities are free, though some you may have to pay a small amount for.

No need to make an appointment - just come along

How to register Click to get info

If you have a child under five, you can come along and register at your nearest children's centre for free.


The best way for you to register is online.

Use the online registration form here. 

By post

You can download and complete the registration form (122 KB Word file) and send it back to

313 Billet Road
E17 5PX