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Bulwell Forest Children's Centre

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

If you are looking for more timetable activities,
click on this link: Children's Centres Virtual Timetable

Please see below the virtual timetable with links and downloads for each day of the week.

This timetable is being updated every week with new things to do at home with the little ones.

Morning Lunch Afternoon

Go on a virtual tour to ... Hidcote Virtual Tour

download button Song of the week – Teapot

Change4life logo

Recipe idea – Pasta ratatouille bake

PE with Joe on YouTube

download button Corn flour activity


download button Library challenge – Puppet making

download button Library challenge – Volcano activity

Cosmic Kids - Yoga

Change4life logo

Recipe idea - Pizza pitta faces

download button Peep Learning Together – Playing with mirrors

Story Time with Stacey - Nottingham City Libraries on YouTube


BBC The Baby Club

PE with Joe on YouTube

Change4life logo

Recipe idea - Mediterranean medleys

download button Maths scavenger hunt

download button Connecting Activity


download button Peep Learning Together – Making marks

Sojo Animation – Small Steps Big Changes

Change4life logo

Recipe idea - Tuna and potato salad

Story Time with Stacey - Nottingham City Libraries on YouTube

download button Can you move like a...(activity cards)


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

Andy's Safari Adventures See where Andy goes to on his safari adventures! on CBEEBIES

Change4life logo

Recipe idea - Soft cheese and salad sandwich

download button Baking – Flap Jacks

download button Number matching caterpillar activity


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).


Who to contact

0115 8833540

When is it on?

When is it on
Open part time
Session Information
Phone hub for details

Other Details


Other notes

For Timetables of Activities please see Downloads on the right column.

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