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Sure Start Children's Centres

Did you know that Sure Start Children's Centres across the city are there for all families with children under 5? 
From the early days of pregnancy, through the pre-school years, and introduction to primary schools, your local Sure Start is there to help give your child the best start in life.
Sure Start offers lots of different services and activities, including:
Learning through play in our “come and play” and “family points” (health, help and play) sessions
Health advice from midwives, health visitors, other health professionals, family points and child health clinics within the Children’s Centres
Family support
Information and guidance on breast feeding, health and nutrition
Smoking cessation support
Support for families with children with additional needs
Speech and language support
Advice and support for parents including dads groups and young parents
Training courses: We offer various training courses throughout the city including parenting classes, ESOL, money management, healthy cooking plus much more
Information for parents on childcare, volunteering, training and job opportunities
Quick and easy access to wider services

For more local information for Families see the Southampton Information Directory website >