Provider Details

Contact Details

Provider
Around Poplar Children's Centre
Telephone No

Suitable for ages

Age of Users
From 0 To 5

Address Details

Street Number
115 Three Colt Street
Town
London
Postcode
E14 8AP

Description

Service Description

Children’s Centres aim to help give your child the best start in life. If you are expecting a baby or are a parent or carer with a child under five, they can provide family support, early years education, child and family health services, childcare advice, volunteering and training support.

Additional Information

Additional Information

Around Poplar Children's Centre aims to help give your child the best start in life. If you are expecting a baby or you are a parent or carer with a child under 5, we can provide family support, early education, child and family health services, childcare advice, employment, volunteering and training support.

Healthy Families
We work closely with other services to provide advice on breastfeeding, emotional support, speech, language and child development, housing and domestic violence. We also run 2 years integrated health review and 8 months review with health visitors. If you have any question or queries about your child’s speech, eating or sleeping habits, general behaviour or social skills please speak to your health advisor who will refer you to the right service at your local children’s centre.

Family Support
Our family support team provides the following: Outreach and signposting to community resources, developing positive parenting skills and Building self-esteem and empowering parents. We work closely with the social services, local schools, health and educational professionals, day-care, libraries and other local organisations.

Play & Learning
Our Play and Learning team offer Stay and Play sessions for children aged 0-5 years throughout the week. The sessions are delivered from APCC and local outreach venues. The sessions are designed to encourage children to learn through play which stimulates their cognitive, physical and social development.

Pathway to Employment and Volunteering
Come and see our friendly staff for help and assistance for:
• One-to-one appointments
• Volunteering opportunities
• Access/support into training and employment
• CV writing/job searches/interviewing techniques/carer advice
• Nursery Education Grant for 2 year olds.

Educational Psychology Support
We work closely with the team in supporting families who find it difficult to set boundaries in managing child behaviours, potty training, parenting strategies and support parents to understand of child disability diagnose.
For full details of activities and services, please click on the link in the "More Information (leaflet, form or publication) box.

Community Lead:
Brenda Pascal

0207 364 0540
Brenda.Pascal@towerhamlets.gov.uk

Costs

Cost
Free

Opening Times

Opening Times
MondayFrom 08:30To 17:00
TuesdayFrom 08:30To 17:00
WednesdayFrom 08:30To 17:00
ThursdayFrom 08:30To 17:00
FridayFrom 08:30To 17:00

Questions & Answers

Can Families Self-Refer To The Service?
Yes
Do You Have Child Protection Policies And Procedures
Yes
Eligibility - Can The Service Be Accessed By Extended Family Members Or Carers
Yes
Is There A Waiting List?
No
Registered For 2 Year Old Grant
No

Further Information

Provider Type
Children's Centres Children's Centres
Suitable For
Downs Syndrome Visual Impairment Attention Deficit Disorder Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) Social, Emotional, Behaviour Difficulty (SEBD) Complex Needs Sensory Impairment Severe Learning Difficulty (SLD) Specific Learning Difficulty Speech, Language & Communication Needs (SLCN) Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD) Specific Learning Difficulties Epilepsy Moderate Learning Difficulty (MLD) Hearing Impairment and Deafness Multi-Sensory Impairment (MSI) Physical Disability Profound & Multiple Learning Difficulties (PMLD)
Delivery Channels
Children's Centres Home Visit Case Work Office / Premises Other Schools
How to Contact
Email In Person Telephone
Eligibility Criteria
Child / Young Person With A Statement/ Education, Health And Care Plan (EHCP) Child Aged Below 4 Years & 11 Months Disability Statement Not In Education, Employment Or Training (NEET) Resident Of Tower Hamlets Tier 1: Universal Tier 2/3: Borderline Tier 2: Targeted Tier 3: Specialist
Available Facilities
Community Area Creche Disabled Access Family Support Services Health Services Hearing Loop(s) Information Desk Internet Connection Kitchen Meeting Rooms Outdoor Playspace Parenting Education Play & Stay Play Area Public Toilets Wheelchair access
Referral Criteria
None (Self-referral)

Details last updated

Last Updated
24 November 2017