Children's Centre

Children Centres


The aim of Surestart Children's Centres is to improve outcomes for all children aged 0-5 years and thier families.

We are welcoming and friendly places where children and families can drop in to find support, help and information on a wide range of subjects.

Our wish as a team is to 'Help you grow safely' and ensure that in the area where you live every child has the chance to have the best start in life.

We offer a FREE programme of activities.

People who may help you from your local Health and Children's Centre are health visitors, family support practitioners and support and information officers.

  • Each centre runs a different timetable of activities (many are free to join) which may include:Parenting skills
  • Family support home visiting
  • Understanding child development / behaviour
  • Information and advice on play
  • Difficulties with debt, benefits and housing
  • Information about adult learning opportunities and getting back to work
  • Breast feeding support.
  • Information on healthy eating
  • Library books to borrow and share
  • Public computer
  • Support for post natal depressionAccess to specialist services for children and families
  • Information about local groups
  • Help Finding Childcare
  • Drop-in groups to meet other families in your area

Children centres operate a registration system. It just means filling out a form which they are happy to help you with.

  • 22 Bell Lane, Kesgrave IP5 1JQ
  • Mon-Fri 09:00-16.30
  • Sat-Sun Closed


Last update on Monday 16 Aug 2021 by Alan Comber.

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