The Chalfonts Children's Centre
Where to go
- Beacon Close, Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire HP9 1RJ
- Contact Name
- Heidi Hopwood
- Contact Position
- 01494 678244
- Buckinghamshire Children's Centres | Action for Children
- Heidi Hopwood, Coordinator, 07734 569853
- Sarah Morgan, Family Support Worker (FSW) 07710 964960
About The Chalfonts Children's Centre
We are happy to offer advice and practical support to families regarding behaviour, sleep issues, fussy eating, parenting, speech and language and child development. We are also able to work with families in their home to support them and improve family life. If you require support please contact the children's centre.
Please take a look at our timetable to see what's on offer. Please note there is a charge for some sessions as specified. Please speak to a member of staff if you are unable to afford this charge.
All sessions and services are run from community venues in The Chalfonts and from our hub centre in Beaconsfield.
The Chalfont’s Children’s Centre offers universal and specialised support to families with under 5’s in the local area.
We work closely with partners such as the Health Team, local Early Years settings and schools and other organisations to ensure that we are meeting the needs of the children in our local community.
- Local Offer Age Bands
- Early Years (0-5 years)
- Needs Level
- All needs met
- SEN Provision Type
- Universal service (No referral required)
General Local Offer Response
- What needs does your service or activity aim to meet for children and young people with SEND and their families?
The Chalfont’s Children’s Centre can offer particular support to children and their families with additional needs or disabilities by: • Supporting families to access Children’s Centre services • Working with families in the home with specific things, such as behaviour, routines, learning and development • Offering advice and assistance with accessing the correct benefits and/or grants available • Supporting parents who wish to return to employment, education or training • Providing families with emotional support • Guiding and helping families to access groups/services run by our partners that address a specific need • Providing baby massage courses to aid bonding/attachment and support health needs • Providing transport to health/medical appointments • Supporting families at health/medical appointments • Supporting families in raising self-esteem and self confidence • Making and/or endorsing referrals to specialist support services • Helping families to access lending of specific sensory equipment and toys
Images from The Chalfonts Children's Centre
Play and Learn: photo of play area
Play and Learn: photo of play mat