Activities for Sandbach Children's Centre

Serving Sandbach, Alsager and Middlewich

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year from all at the centre.

  • The centre is closed from 4.30pm on Friday 22 December until 9am on Tuesday 2 January 2018.
  • If you have general query between Wednesday 28 December and Friday 30 December during the hours of 9am and 5pm please call Crewe Family Centre on 01270 371301 or Oak Tree Children's Centre on 01270 371250.
  • If you have a concern about a child during these times, call CHECS on 0300 123 5012. If you have a concern about a child out of hours including weekends and bank holidays, please contact the Emergency Duty Team (out of hours) on 0300 123 5022.

Weekly timetable - December 2017

Monday

Monday activities at Sandbach children's centre
ActivitiesTimeActivity details

Adult Learning: Basic English Course (starts weekly at Sandbach Children's Centre

Last session 11 December until 8 January.

9.15am-11.30am

Contact the centre to enquire about a place.  

Adult Learning: English Course  at Sandbach Children's Centre

Last session 11 December until 8 January.

11.30am-1.30pm

Contact the centre to enquire about a place.  

Sensory time for under 1's at Alsager Health Centre, weekly

Last session 18 December until 8 January.

9.45am-10.45am

Alsager Health Centre- Under 1's session exploring a variety of sensory resources, including textured materials, lights, scented objects and sound effects.

Sensory time for under 1's at Salinae, weekly

Last session 18 December until 8 January.

10.00am-11.00am

Salinae - Under 1's session exploring a variety of sensory resources, including textured materials, lights, scented objects and sound effects. 

Stories and rhymes, Cledford Turnpike Inn, weekly

Last session 18 December until 8 January.

1.30pm-2.30pm

Join the mobile children's centre team.  

Antenatal clinic at Salinae, Middlewich

9.00am-15:00

By appointment only

Cherubs

10:00am-11:30am Ashfields Medical Centre, Sandbach - breastfeeding support group

Cherubs

14:00-15:00 Alsager Health Centre - breastfeeding support group

Tuesday

Tuesday activities at Sandbach children's centre
ActivitiesTimeActivity details
Child health clinic 10.00am-midday Ashfields Medical Centre, Sandbach

Sensory time for under 1's at Sandbach Children's Centre, weekly

Last session 12 December until 9 January.

10.00am-11.00am

Sandbach Children's Centre - Under 1's session exploring a variety of sensory resources, including textured materials, lights, scented objects and sound effects

The SMILE group, weekly

Last session 19 December until 2 January.

12.30pm-2.30pm

Postnatal support group at Sandbach Children's Centre - please contact to enquire.
Antenatal clinic 2.30pm-4.30pm Ashfields Medical Centre, Sandbach - by appointment only

Wednesday

Wednesday activities at Sandbach children's centre
ActivitiesTimeActivity details
Parenting journey at Sandbach Children's Centre - Stop 6 on 13 December 10.00am-11.30am

A pathway of support and guidance for parents and expectant parents on your child's learning and development.

The focus of the session is weaning and communicating with your baby. Call the centre to book your place.

Parenting journey at Sandbach Children's Centre - Stop 2 on 20 December 10.00am-11.30am

A pathway of support and guidance for parents and expectant parents on your child's learning and development.

At this Stop Health Visitors and Family Service Workers provide support to expectant parents offering advice and information prior to baby’s birth.

This is also an opportunity to look around the Children’s Centre. Invite letters are sent by health visitors. Please call the children centre if you are unable to make your session date.

Stay and Play at Radway Green Sports and Social Club, weekly

Last session 13 December until 10 January.

1.30pm-2.30pm Join the mobile children's centre team. 
Baby massage at Christchurch, Alsager on 6 December only 1.30pm-2.30pm Booking essential, call the centre to enquire,
Child health clinic 2:00pm-4:00pm Alsager Health Centre - a health visitor led session for baby weighing and advice
Antenatal clinic 9.00am-4.00pm Sandbach Children's Centre - by appointment only.

Thursday

Thursday activities at Sandbach children's centre
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Stay and play on at Sandbach Children's Centre, weekly.

Last session 14 December until 11 January. 14 December will be Christmas party.

10.00am-11.30am Sandbach Children's Centre - Play session for 0 to 5's. Come meet the team and other local families at the session

Christmas party at Sandbach Children's Centre - 14 December only

10.00am-11.30am Booking essential. Please call the centre to book your place.

Stay and play at Wych Centre, Middlewich, weekly

Last session 14 December until 11 January.

1.30pm-3.00pm

Play session for 0 to 5's. Come meet the team and other local families at the session.

Term time only.

Christmas party at Wych centre, Middlewich - 14 December only 1.30pm-3.00pm

Booking essential. Please call the centre to book your place.

Child health clinic at Salinae, Middlewich 2.00pm-4.00pm

Salinae, Middlewich - a health visitor led session for baby weighing and advice

Dad's stuff - Christmas party on 14 December only 5:00pm-8:00pm Sandbach Children's Centre - 14 December only
Family fun christmas party on 21 December only at Radway Green Sports and Social Club 4.00pm-6.00pm The mobile children's centre team will be attending the family fun christmas party. . 

Other regular activities

Other activities at Ash Grove children's centre
ActivitiesActivity details
Work clubs

Did you know there are work clubs in Sandbach, Alsager and Middlewich where you can get help with writing CV’s, looking for training and seeking employment?

  • Sandbach: Wednesday from 10.00am to Midday - please call 07580 724 932
  • Alsager: Thursday from Midday to 14:00 - please call 07751 960 579
  • Middlewich: Wednesday from 10.00am to Midday - Please call 07580 724 932

Adult learning

Do you struggle with spelling or writing? We run courses which will help you to develop your reading, writing and listening skills.

Do you hate Maths? We have courses which will help you to develop your maths skills for use at work and in everyday life.

For more information and details of upcoming courses please call 01270 371 235

If you have a concern about a child or your enquiry is urgent contact CheCS on 0300 123 5012 and out of hours on 0300 123 5022.

Contact Details

Sandbach Children's Centre
Crewe Road
Sandbach
CW11 4NS

Opening hours:

  • Monday to Thursday 9.00 to 17:00
  • Friday 9am to 16:30

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