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For activities and information about being at home with your family,
click on this link: Coronavirus Information for Families


Morning Lunch Afternoon

PE with Joe on YouTube

Story Time - Nottingham City Libraries on YouTube

Change for Life

Recipe idea – Traffic Light Omelette

Dress up and make believe play ideas. Can you make an outfit for PE with Joe on Friday?

download button Dressing Up Ideas


Go on a virtual tour to ...Chester Zoo

Cosmic Kids - Yoga

Change for Life

Recipe idea – Tuna and Bean Jackets

BBC The Baby Club

download button Peep Learning Together – Language Through Play – things to do at home!


PE with Joe on YouTube

Singing Time – sing your favourite rhymes. - Nottingham City Libraries on YouTube

Change for Life

Recipe idea – Courgette and Tomato Frittata

download button Den Building

download button Can you find the rainbow? Scavenger Hunt


download button Peep Activity Sheet - Playing a memory game

Daily walk – what can you see, check list – find ideas on Twinkl web page

Change for Life

Recipe idea – Pizza Pitta Faces

Sojo Animation – Small Steps Big Changes

Cosmic Kids - Yoga


PE with Joe on YouTube - do not forget to dress up!

See where Andy goes to on his safari adventures! on CBEEBIES

Change for Life

Recipe idea – Egg-Mayo and Lettuce Bap

download button Make and Do - box modelling and baking activity ideas

Story Time - Nottingham City Libraries on YouTube


Update on Children’s Centres and Early Help Team Services

Due to the current outbreak of the Corona Virus (COVID 19), Early Help are following National Guidance and for the safety and well-being of children, families and colleagues. We will not be offering group sessions until further notice.

We appreciate that this is a difficult time for everyone. Early Help want to reassure you that support will be offered to you and your family virtually on a regular basis.

This page will be regularly updated in accordance with National Guidance and how you can receive support from us when needed.

A number of children’s centre buildings will remain open for essential midwifery appointments only.

How we can help?

Family Support and Advice:

If you are already accessing and engaging in our services such as via a group or family support, we will endeavour to contact you via telephone to provide ongoing support as needed and appropriate during these times.

If you require support from Early Help please contact your local Children’s Centre where support and guidance can be offered as appropriate.

Southglade Access Centre – 0115 8761890

Broxtowe Children’s Centre – 0115 8763888

Meadow’s Children’s Centre – 0115 8761320

Additional advice and support you may find helpful during this time can be found by clicking here

Please follow government guidelines on social distancing and self-isolation and only go out for essential purposes.

Please note, we are regularly reviewing and updating activity ideas and downloads, so feel free to pop back for more ideas. Alternatively, if you would like to discuss anything about your child’s learning and development please call the centres below and one of our Family Support Workers can make contact with you.

Southglade Access Centre – 0115 8761890

Broxtowe Children’s Centre – 0115 8763888

Meadow’s Children’s Centre – 0115 8761320

As the current situation changes on a daily basis, Early Help Teams will be responding to advice received, in relation to how interventions or support can safely and appropriately offered to Nottingham City’s children and families.

Please refer to NHS guidance for coronavirus support click here


Once you register to use a children's centre you can take part in activities or use services across all centres in Nottingham. Complete our online registration form or call in to your nearest centre.

Concerned about a child? Please call:

Children and Families Direct telephone number is 0115 876 4800

(Monday- Friday. 8.30am-5.00pm outside of these hours only emergency safeguarding calls will be taken).

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