Children and families

Walton Children's Children's Centre

We provide free weekly fun activities for parents, carers and their children and support and advice for families and expectant parents in the Walton, Vauxhall, Fountains and County areas.

If you've never used a children's centre before you'll need to register your details before accessing services. Complete your registration online or visit your nearest children's centre to register.

Find us

Salvation Army, Cavendish Drive, L9 1NB

Contact us

Opening hours


Activity timetable

All sessions are term time only and must be booked unless otherwise stated. Activities take place at the Salvation Army site, unless otherwise stated.

  • Baby Yoga

    A class for babies 3 to 12 months and parents to enjoy gentle breathing and relaxing postures.

    Wednesday 10am — 11am

    Contact us to book.

  • Early Communication Group

    Play based targeted group providing advice and strategies to support children's communication skills.

    Thursday 9.30am — 10.30am.

    Contact us to book.

  • Stories, Songs and Rhymes

    An interactive session bringing books and rhymes to life to promote speech and language development for children under 5 years.

    Monday 1.30pm — 2.15pm

    Contact us to book.

You can also attend parent and toddler activities at our partner centres, Vauxhall, Fountains and County.

Other services at this centre

Parenting advice and support

Parenting advice and support is available 5 days per week.  We can also provide information and advice on sleep support, SEN and getting your child ready for school. Enquire at the centre for more details.

Housing problems

Contact us if you have housing problems and we can support and guide you.

School readiness

Is your child about to start nursery or school? Would you like some support/advice about how to help them make this transition? Call in to speak to our link workers who can support you land your child.

Infant First Aid course for parents

Booking required, limited creche available. Please ask for details.

Free nursery places

Do you know there are free nursery places available for two and three-year-olds? Call in for more information. 

Looking for work or help with CV writing

Call in or contact us for support.