Lewisham Children & Family Centre

We are open and running a limited number of sessions from our centres.

See the Timetable Page for more information.

 

 

Latest News

It’s Walk to School Week!

We all know the benefits of walking for our physical and psychological health. Walk to School week is a great way to get your little ones involved with walking for fun and exercise. Last year, almost 200,000 children across the country took part in Walk to School Week with this year looking to be bigger…

May is National Share a Story Month

There’s nothing nicer than sharing a story with your little ones. A few moments a day to relax, visit new worlds and meet new creatures is a great way to expand your child’s vocabulary and help create a lifelong reader.   This year’s theme is Myth, Magic and Mayhem. There’s lots of fantastic books for…

EU Settlement Scheme following the changes in line with Brexit.

For more information about the scheme, please visit www.gov.uk/settled-status-eu-citizens-families/applying-for-settled-status  Download the HO_EUSS_Important_Information_Leaflet If you are an EU, EEA or Swiss citizen, resident in the UK by 31 December 2020 and wish to remain after June 2021, you and your family members will need to apply to the EU Settlement Scheme to continue living and working…

Does someone else’s child live with you?

Many families experience illness and difficult times and other friends and family members may step in to support a child by looking after them for a period of time. Whilst this is a really great thing to do there are lots of things that need to be considered. If you are looking after a child…

Mental Health Awareness Week 2021

This year the theme is Nature and how connecting with the natural world can support good mental health. This year, the theme for the week is ‘Nature’. Across the country, people will be celebrating the mental health benefits of being around nature in their local community in a range of digital and creative ways. At…

Maternal Mental Health Week 2021

Maternal Mental Health Awareness Week 4th May 2021 We’ve all been talking about mental health during the pandemic but new Mums have definitely faced significant challenges over the last year, some of which have left them feeling a variety of feelings they weren’t expecting after the birth of their much longed for baby. Many women…

HENRY Project Logo

Healthy Families Right from the Start

As parents, we want the best for our children, but its not always easy to know what they need to grow or to make healthy family choices. There isn’t only one way to bring up healthy children, and each family is unique and needs to discover what works best for them. , but with so…

family doing an activity

Half Full or Half Empty?

Taking a positive approach to parenting will make all the difference to how children behave. By taking a cup ‘half full’ approach, a decision has already been made to see the good in the situation. Parents and care givers need to always think about what they want their child to do. Very often, when presented…

Translate with Google Translate