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About Us

Supporting families with under 5s in Palfrey, Delves, Caldmore, Chuckery, Paddock & Park Hall

About Us

Sure Start Palfrey Children’s Centre   delivers in partnership a range of high quality services, for families with under 5s. Services aim to support parents / carers and to enable children to flourish at home and to thrive when they start school. The Children’s Centre programme is based on the concept that providing integrated education with childcare, family support and health services are key factors in achieving good outcomes for children and parents.

A range of activities and services are on offer at access points in the community including:

  • Early learning opportunities (e.g. stay & play groups etc)
  • Early Help / Family Support
  • Health Services (e.g. antenatal parent education, baby clinic, breastfeeding support etc)
  • Employment & Training Support (e.g. advice on entering the workforce, basic skills training, accredited training)

And much more!!!

Who can use the Children’s Centres?

Sure Start Palfrey Children’s Centre covers the Palfrey, Delves & Caldmore, Chuckery, Paddock & Park Hall areas.

You can register if you live in any of the areas covered by the Centre and:

  •  have a child aged 0-5 or care for a child of this age
  •  you are expecting a baby
  • you are a Childminder or grandparent/ aunt / uncle and care for a child aged 0-5 who lives in any of the areas covered by the Centres.


Sure Start Palfrey Children’s Centre supporting One Palfrey Big Local.

We are pleased to support One Palfrey Big Local. Our lead organisation Palfrey Community Association, has been appointed to be the Locally Trusted Organisation (LTO) for One Palfrey Big Local.

Palfrey Community Association will be responsible for administering the funding from Local Trust, entering into contracts and grant agreements on behalf of One Palfrey Big Local and reporting to Local Trust on progress.

Alongside this, Sure Start Palfrey Children’s Centre will be hosting and providing management support for the One Palfrey Big Local Coordinator.

Read more about One Palfrey Big Local click here.