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Darfield Family Centre: Things to Do

Darfield Family Centre is a main site Centre and has an on site Nursey provision which provides childcare for children aged 2-5 years This was rated as Outstanding at its ofsted inspection.

We have regular groups and activities delivered on and off site for families and children to attend, please see our latest timetable or visit our Facebook page, South & Penistone Family Centres


 

 

This Family Centre is a Main Site.

For details of the childcare available here, please visit  Darfield Family Centre Nursery

The following sites are linked to Darfield Family Centre:

Who to contact

Contact Name
Sharna Woodall
Contact Position
Assistant Family Centre Manager
Telephone

E-mail
emmalingwood@barnsley.gov.uk

Where to go

Name
Darfield Family Centre
Address
Darfield Family Centre
School Street
Darfield
Barnsley
Postcode
S73 9EU
Notes

 

Please take a look at the groups we have on offer at Darfield Family Centre, come along and join us...

Stay and play session - This session allows children 1 to 5 years of age to come along and socialise with others of the same age range or their main carer. Exploring and experimenting with different activities and resources. Getting to know others, helping to socialise and learning to share and Interact with people around them. Session day - Monday Session time -10-11.30

 

Busy feet -This session allows children 1 to 5 years of age to come along and socialise with others of the same age range or their main carer. Exploring and experimenting with different activities and resources. Engaging in physical movement activities and developing literacy skills through books and singing as well as getting to know others, helping to socialise and learning to share and Interact with people around them. Session day - Tuesday Session time -9.30-11

 

Tiny toddlers - This session allows children 0 to 2 years of age to come along and socialise with others of the same age range or their main carer. Exploring and experimenting with different activities and resources. Engaging in messy activities to enhance and help children develop skills through play, helping to socialise and learning to share and Interact with people around them. Session day - Thursday Session time -1-2.30

 

Barefoot and Senses – this session provides children aged 0-2 years a safe environment to explore Barefoot play Walking barefoot develops a sense of body awareness or proprioception, Feet and Toes are full of nerve endings; walking barefoot helps stimulate brain development co-ordination, balance and spatial awareness. Session day - Friday Session time -9.30-10.30.

Come along and join us at one of our groups, we kindly ask for a donation of £1.50 per family and this will cover the cost of snacks and resources.

 

Other Details

Costs

Table of costs
Table of costs
AmountCost Type
£1.50 Activity session Cost
Details
Please note there may be a small charge for some groups (approx £1.50)

Availability

Other notes

Breasfeeding Group - this runs every Thursday 9.30am - 11am

Welfare Rights drop in session 1pm-4pm every Wednesday

CAB drop in service 9am-12pm  every Wednesday

For dates of the next available courses please contact us at Darfield Family Centre on 01226 753366, the following courses require booking.

  • Solihul - this will start on friday 14th September at 1pm til 3pm for a further 10 weeks.
  • Creche / Adult Learning
  • Heartstart
  • Now I Am
  • Baby Massage
  • Baby Yoga
  • Having A Baby

 Give us a call today and we will be happy to help

Local Offer

Description

There are 2 SENCOs at the Family Centre.

There is a Family Support drop in on a Tuesday 11.00 - 1.00pm, booking is not required

For dates of the next available courses please contact Darfield Family Centre on 01226 753366, the following courses require booking.

  • Creche / Adult Learning
  • Heartstart
  • Now I Am
  • Baby Massage
  • Baby Yoga
  • Having A Baby
Contact Name
Sharna Woodall
Contact Telephone
01226 753366
Contact Email
sharnawoodall@barnsley.gov.uk
Needs Level
Low
High
Medium
SEN Provision Type
Universal
Last updated on 19/08/2019
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