Find your local Sure Start Children's Centre
Sure Start Children's Centres (external link).
Or choose the nearest centre to where you live.
West Riverside area
There are two centres based in the West Riverside area - Armstrong and Westgate.
Outer West area
There are four based in the East area - Ouseburn, South Heaton, Walkergate and East.
There are three based in the North area - Gosforth and Parklands, North Moor and Northern Villages.
What is available?
8am - 6pm, Monday to Friday. Please note: each centre timetable may vary, see each centre for their individual timetable.
Help and support will be available from various teams of professionals, including education, care, family support, health services and employment provided in a way that is easy and convenient for you.
A high quality environment for babies and children up to school age
Networks for local childminders, health and ante-natal care
Access to Job Centre Plus
Advice for parents seeking work and training courses with on site childcare for parents using these services
Services and activities at Sure Start Children's Centres
Early learning and childcare
Smoking cessation classes and support
Drop-ins breast feeding support groups
Adult education classes and training
Individual support through home visiting