Ready for School?

Ready for School?

Is your Child starting school in September 2024? Come to one of our free drop in sessions to find out more. You can come with or with out your child. There will be activities and food for children.

From health visitors to school admission staff there will be plenty of people to talk to about things like,

  • early learning 
  • speech and language development
  • toilet training 
  • sleep routines
  • behaviour
  • applying for a school place   


Our drop in sessions are:

7 February  Gosforth Library, NE3 3HD 11am - 1pm
14 February Byker Sands Family Hub, NE6 2FF 11am - 1pm
21 February Carnegie Community Hub, NE4 8XS 11am - 1pm
5 March Charlton Street Hub, NE15 8RN 11am - 1pm


If you can't make it to one of the sessions don't worry, you can contact one of our hubs for support at any time. 

Byker Sands Family Hub, 19 Raby Cross, Byker, Newcastle upon Tyne NE6 2FF. Telephone  0191 275 9636,  Monday to Friday 8.30am to 4.30pm

Fawdon Children’s Centre, Cairns Way, Newcastle upon Tyne NE3 2SN. Telephone 0191 211 5773,  Monday to Friday 8.30am to 4.30pm

Cowgate Centre, Houghton Avenue Newcastle upon Tyne NE5 3UT. Telephone 0191 272 7824,  Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm and Saturday 10am to 2.00pm

Carnegie Building, Atkinson Road, Newcastle upon Tyne NE4 8XS. Telephone: 0191 226 0754, Monday to Friday 9 am to 4pm

Galafield Family Hub,  Newbiggin Lane, Newcastle upon Tyne NE5 1LZ. Telephone 0191 277 7800 Monday to Thursday 8.30am to 4:30pm

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