Coronavirus update - services and opening times

Children’s centres are open from 9am-4pm. We are offering our full range of services except for group activities, which remain suspended until further notice. For help and advice contact your local children's centre. 

Kensington timetable

Our activity timetable

Your can also view a version of this timetable in pdf format.

January to April 2020
Day Time Activity Location Details Book or Drop in
Monday  9.30-11am Health visitor weighing clinic Kensington CC  This session is run on a first come first served basis and ends promptly at 11am. Drop in
Monday  9.30-11am ESOL - Our Liverpool Kensington CC For asylum seeker and refugee families. Run by the adult learning service. Book
Tuesday 10-11am Baby Massage

Kensington CC

5 week course starting 14th January. Massage oils are provided, just bring a towel. Book
Tuesday 11.30am-12.15 Time to Sign Kensington CC Children and parents sign, sing, play and laugh while learning British Sign Language. Drop in
Tuesday 1-3pm ESOL - Our Liverpool Kensington CC For asylum seeker and refugee families. Run by the adult learning service. Book
Tuesday 3.30-4.30pm Play and Eat Kensington CC Fun activities and a healthy meal for all the family. Drop in
Wednesday 10.30-11.30am Stay and Play Kensington CC Fun activities for children 0-4 years Drop in
Wednesday 12-12.30pm Healthy Lunch Kensington CC Come along and enjoy a FREE healthy lunch for all the family. Drop in
Wednesday 12.30-2.30 Change it Kensington CC 8 week course starting 15th January. Confidence building course for women, run by the Women's Organisation. Limited creche available.

Book

Wednesday 12.30-2.30pm You and Me Mum Kensington CC 10 week course starting 15th January.  Course for women who have experienced domestic abuse and supports them through recovery. Places offered by invitation only by Family Link Worker. Limited creche available. By invitation only
Thursday 9.30am-12.30pm Maths and English Kensington CC Accredited course run by Blackburne House. Book
Thursday 9.30am-2pm Housing Support Clinic Kensington CC Run by the Whitechapel Centre Drop in
Thursday 1.30-2.15pm Early Communication Group Kensington CC Six-week course starts 16th January. Helps to develop speech and language. Places offered by invitation only by SEN worker. By invitation only
Thursday 1.30-2.15pm Chatterbox Kensington CC Six-week course starts 27th February. Helps to develop speech and language. Places offered by invitation only by SEN worker. By invitation only
Thursday 3.30-4.30pm Play and Eat Kensington CC Fun activities and a healthy meal for all the family. Drop in
Friday 9.30-11.45am Nurture Course Kensington CC Starts 17th January. 10-week accredited parenting course to help families develop stronger relationships. Limited crèche places available. Book
Friday 9.30-11.30am Stop Child Exploitation Kensington CC Friday 31st January. A session for parents to raise awareness of Child Exploitation. To know what signs to look for and what to do if you're worried about your child being exploited. Run by NSPCC and Liverpool City Council. Book
Friday 12.30-2.30pm Baby Connect Kensington CC 8 week course starting 17th January. For parents and their child under 1. Create a beautiful memory book to share with your child. Limited creche available. Book
Friday 1.30-2.30 Magical Storytime Kensington CC Explore stories and crafts to help support your child to learn and develop. Drop in

Additional services

  • Breastfeeding Support and Advice - Drop into the centre, staff are always available.
  • Healthy Start Vitamins and Drops - You can redeem your Healthy Start vitamin vouchers at the Health Visitors weighing Clinic on Mondays. We can also provide a Healthy Start application form for anyone who may be eligible to apply.
  • Households into Work - Run by Liverpool into Work. Access is by referral via one of our staff team. This is a 12 month programme providing sup-port for unemployed members of a household, helping them to tackle any barriers which may be preventing them for accessing work or training.
  • Smoke Free Liverpool - If you would like support to stop smoking please speak to a member of staff who can refer you.
  • Special Educational Needs and Disabilities - If you need advice or support about your child’s development, behaviour, sleep pattern or any speech and language issues please contact Irene.
  • Volunteering Opportunities - We can offer parents valuable work experience within our centre. For more information please contact Lisa.
  • Ways to Work - ESF funded programme offering support into work and/or training. For more information please contact Suzi.