Children and family hubs timetable | Medway Council

Online sessions

We use Microsoft Teams to run a variety of online sessions. 

To join a session, you'll need to download Microsoft Teams from the:

  • App Store
  • Google Play
  • Microsoft website

Once you have booked a session we will email you the joining link.

Contact the team

All sessions are carried out online. 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 photographs

Breastfeeding support

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

 
 

Medway Children and Family Hubs virtual timetable

Children and family hubs timetable 19 April to 28 May 2021. You must book first to join a session.      

10am to 10.45am - Baby Bounce and Rhyme

  • songs and fun
  • birth to 18 months
  • from 26 April 2021
  • phone 01634 335 533 to book

10am to 10.45am - Baby Massage

  • birth to 5 months
  • 3 week course from 19 April 2021
  • learn about being a new parent and understanding your baby's development
  • phone 01634 338 833 to book

1pm to 1.45pm - Baby Bounce and Rhyme

  • birth to 18 months
  • from 19 April 2021 to 3 May 2021
  • phone 01634 338 833 to book

10am to 10.45am - Baby group

  • informal group to meet new parents and get support around having a new baby
  • birth to 12 months
  • phone 01634 335 533 to book

10.30am to 11.15am - Baby Massage

  • birth to 5 months
  • 3 week course from 20 April 2021
  • phone 01634 338 833 to book

1.30pm to 2.15pm - Art and Craft

  • 5 week course for under 5s
  • fun movement and singing session
  • phone 01634 337 733 to book

Little Chefs at Home

6 weeks of cooking fun from the comfort of your own home. With ingredients delivered to your door.

Phone 01634 333 741 to book.

10am to 10.45am - Babbling Babies

  • 6 to 12 months
  • 5 week course from 28 April 2021
  • fun ideas to promote early language
  • phone 01634 335 533 to book

10am to 10.45am - Baby Group

  • informal group to meet new parents and get support around having a new baby
  • birth to 12 months
  • phone 01634 338 877 to book

Story Time and Craft

  • for under 5s
  • 5 week course from 28 April 2021
  • Free book and craft resources from the Strood Hub once your place is booked.
  • phone 01634 335 533 to book

Little Chefs at Home

6 weeks of cooking fun from the comfort of your own home. With ingredients delivered to your door.

Phone 01634 333 741 to book.

10am to 10.45am - Story Time

  • under 5s
  • collect your free book for the session from the Chatham Hub once booked
  • phone 01634 338 833 to book.

1.30pm to 2.15pm - Baby Bounce and Rhyme

  • songs and fun
  • birth to 18 months
  • phone 01634 338 877 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 your place.

10am to 10.45am - Toddler Time

  • 18 months to 3 years
  • from 23 April 2021
  • with activities to build toddlers language development and listening skills
  • phone 01634 335 533 to book.

For more fun

Visit the following Facebook pages for more interactive sessions:

Breastfeeding support

Visit We are beside you and click on Medway to access local breastfeeding support