Children and family hubs timetable | Medway Council

Contact the team

We have now returned to face-to-face sessions. If you need to speak to a member of the team phone: 

  • Chatham: 01634 338 833
  • Gillingham: 01634 338 877
  • Strood: 01634 335 533
  • Wayfield and Rainham: 01634 337 733.

Safeguarding

We are committed to:

  • recruiting with care
  • safeguarding
  • promoting the welfare of children and young people.

We expect all parents or carers, staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

As part of our safeguarding policy, please do not use your mobile phone during sessions. This includes:

  • talking
  • texting
  • social media
  • emails
  • taking photos.

Breastfeeding support

You can find breastfeeding support in Medway on the Beside You website.

 
 

Medway children and family hubs timetable: 7 June to 23 July 2021

You must book in advance to join a session.      

Chatham children and family sessions

10am to 11am: Baby group

  • informal group to meet other new parents
  • birth to 12 months
  • Chatham Family Hub
  • phone 01634 338 833 to book.

1pm to 2pm: Stay and play

  • 12 months to 4 years
  • Lordswood School, Lordswood Lane, ME5 8NN
  • phone 01634 337 733 to book.

1pm to 2pm: Stay and play

  • 12 months to 4 years
  • Chatham Family Hub
  • phone 01634 338 833 to book.

Gillingham children and family sessions

9.30am to 10.30am: Baby group

  • informal group to see other new parents
  • birth to 12 months
  • Deanwood Primary School, Long Catlis Road, ME8 9TX
  • phone 01634 337 733 to book.

9.30am to 10.30am: Stay and play

  • 12 months to 4 years
  • Burnt Oak Primary School, Gillingham, ME7 1LS
  • phone 01634 338 877 to book.

1.30pm to 2.30pm: Baby group

  • informal group to see other new parents
  • birth to 12 months
  • Twydall Hand in Hand, Twydall Lane, ME8 6JS
  • phone 01634 338 877 to book.

9.30am to 10.30am: Stay and play

  • 12 months to 4 years
  • Saxon Way Primary School and Children's Centre, Ingram Road, ME7 1SJ
  • phone 01634 338 877 to book.

9.30am to 10.30am: Baby group

  • informal group to see other new parents
  • birth to 12 months
  • Saxon Way Primary School and Children's Centre, Ingram Road, ME7 1SJ
  • phone 01634 338 877 to book.

Rainham and Wayfield children and family sessions

9.30am to 10.30am: Baby group

  • informal group to see other new parents
  • birth to 12 months
  • Wayfield Primary School, Wayfield Road, ME5 0HH
  • phone 01634 337 733 to book.

1pm to 2pm: Stay and play

  • 12 months to 4 years
  • Riverside Primary School and Nursery, St Edmund's Way, ME8 8ET
  • phone 01634 337 733 to book.

Strood children and family sessions

10am to 11am: Baby group

  • informal group to see other new parents
  • birth to 12 months
  • Strood Family Hub
  • phone 01634 335 533 to book.

10am to 11am: Babbling babies

  • fun ideas to promote early language
  • 5-week course
  • 6 to 12 months
  • Strood Family Hub
  • phone 01634 335 533 to book.

1.30pm to 2.30pm: Stay and play

  • no group on 21 July 2021
  • 12 months to under 4 years
  • Strood Family Hub
  • phone 01634 335 533 to book.

For more fun

Visit the following Facebook pages for more interactive sessions: 

Tri for You

A Better Medway

Medway Libraries

Medway Youth 8 plus

Little chefs

  • 6 weeks of cooking fun from the comfort of your own home. With ingredients delivered to your door
  • Phone 01634 333 741 to book.

You and your new baby

  • 5-week post natal course run by the health visiting team
  • Various dates and times available
  • Phone 03001 233 444 to book.