YMCA Bournemouth manages a Surestart Children’s Centre on behalf of the Local Authority in the Pokesdown and Southbourne area. We provide a range of play, care and support services for children, adults and young families.
Tel (Stourvale Road – Southbourne): 01202 434310
Regular sessions and groups include:
- Under One’s Group
- Stay and Play sessions
- Childminder Group
- Well Baby Health Clinic
- Breastfeeding Group
- Language Support Group/SEN Support
- Plus much more.
Experienced staff are on hand to deal with queries. We can provide information, help and advice for parents and carers with regards to a range of subjects including:
- family learning
- returning to work
- housing needs
- special needs support services
YMCA Bournemouth’s Child Contact Centre (main office) is located at Pokesdown & Southbourne Children’s Centre. They provide a safe and secure environment for supervised and supported family contact.
The centre has gained enhanced accreditation from The National Association of Child Contact Centres (NACC) and will help separated families work towards building positive relationships.
Please click here for more information including contacts and activity timetables.