Useful Contact Information Children’s Centres
• Health Visiting Team for the Rowans and
Sycamores - 01344 312860
• Family Information Service (The Family
Information Service (FIS) provides a free and
impartial information and signposting service on
childcare and other services that support parents Guide to Sessions and Services
and carers of children and young people.
Tel: 01344 312800
Call 01344 352000 to speak to an advisor.
• Your Local Library is Bracknell (Central) Library, The Rowans Children’s Centre serves the communities of
Wildridings and Easthampstead.
Town Square, Bracknell, RG12 1BH. Call 01344
423149 or Email: bracknell.library@bracknell- If you and your family live in these areas and would like to
forest.gov.uk receive updates about the Rowans’ services please complete a
registration pack, available from any member of staff –
• School Admissions Team - 01344 354023 Louise, Alex, Michaela, Christine, Louise and Hayley
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org If you have an e-mail address, we can send you regular e-
• School’s Choice Advisor: Andi King - Tel:
01344 354031/ 01344 353133
• Berkshire Women’s Aid - Providing advocacy,
advice and refuge accommodation for women and
men. Tel: 0118 950 4003
We are able to help, advise, support and signpost
families to find out more about benefits advice,
counselling, one to one support, self esteem,
parenting programmes, and many more things.
Please speak to a member of staff at the centre,
where we will be able to help you.
Some services listed below don’t run every week. You will
also need to call to book for services which run as 6 week Thursday
courses - 01344 312800. See the KEY below for details. 09:00 - 11:30 Speech & Language Drop-In (1st Thurs only)
09:30 - 11:20 Well Baby Clinic - (Not on 1st Thurs)
13:00 - 13:35 Music & Dance Academy - Walkers (C) (B)
Monday 13:40 - 14:05 Music & Dance Academy - Babies (C) (B)
09:30 - 11:30 ‘Time 4 Me’ (C) (B) 16:00 - 17:30 Spanish Group (Please call Mercedes on
10:00 - 11:30 Russian/Lithuanian Group (TT) 07777 641350) (TT)
10:30 - 12:00 Breastfeeding Café 15:30 - 17:00 Russian/ Lithuanian Group
13:00 - 15:00 Parenting course (C) (B) (Please call Yulia on 07870 813072) (TT)
13:30 - 15:00 Creative Play (B)
15:00 - 15:45 One to One Support (C) (B)
10:00 - 11:00 Baby Yoga (C) (B)
Tuesday 10:00 - 11:00 ‘Twist’ Siblings group (C) (B)
10:00 - 11:30 Pop-ins (Invite only group) 13:00 - 14:00 Soft Play - Young Parents (B)
10:30 - 12:00 Tea & Toast for Young Parents 14:00 - 15:00 Soft Play - Registered
10:00 - 11:00 Zumba Fitness (C) (B) Families (B)
13:00 - 14:30 Hindi Group (Please call Yogini 14:00 - 15:00 Housing & Benefit Drop-In
on 07912 360371) (TT) 16:00 - 18:00 Early Bird’s Tea Party (B)
13:00 - 15:00 Stay & Cook (C) (B) Please call for more information.
09:30 - 10:30 Parent’s Forum (1st Weds)
10:00 - 11.30 Just Dads (26th May) (B)
10:00 - 11:30 Moving & Exploring for
10:00 - 12:00 Slovak Group (26th May)
09:00 - 16:00 ‘KIDS’ Together - For
10:30 - 12:00 Bumps & Babies with
Young People with Additional Needs
breastfeeding support (SP)
(Please call the Family Information Service
10:30 - 11:30 Coffee Morning
on 01344 352000) (B)
12:00 - 13:00 Baby Massage (C) (B)
13:00 - 14:00 Baby Weaning Talks (B)- KEY:
next dates: 16th May, 13th June. TT = Term time only
B = Booking required. Please call the centre.
1st Aid (B) C = Course. Please ask for dates at the centre.
Next session: Tuesday 28th August, SS = Starting soon. Please ask for dates at the centre.
1pm – 3pm SP = St. Paul’s Church Hall, Harmans Water. RG12 9LP
Every day: Swap Shop - Free, good quality, baby & toddler clothes & books to swap or donate.