Failsworth Children's Centre provides early education, family support, parental outreach and activities for children aged 0 - 5 and their families.

It is one of 2 centres that form the Failsworth and Hollinwood District Children's Centre Cluster.

The District Leader is Moira Parrott.

Opening hours

Monday to Friday, 8.30 am - 4.30 pm

What's on

Activities and events

Our services

Basic parent advice drop-in sessions (SOLIHULL approach)

Would you like support on any of the following topics, Behaviour Management, sleep routines, toilet training, play, home safety (ring the children’s centre for date and times).

Stop smoking sessions

Please call 0161 621 7128 to make an appointment.

Two-year-olds grant support

Could you be entitled to 15 hours free childcare? Call into the Children’s Centre for more information on how to apply.

Ante/post-natal appointments

Please call the centre to make an appointment on Hollinwood – 0161 633 8417 or Failsworth on 0161 770 8398.

Home learning

Is your child 2? Are you interested in a course delivered at home for you and your child to help them get ready for school?

Play and weigh clinic

For babies up to 18 months. A chance to have your baby weighed and stay for a fun filled session

Baby bistro

Breast feeding support group. Contact the centre for more details 0161 770 8398.

Speech and language advice drop in

If you have any concerns about your child’s speech development come along to the session and have an informal chat. Ring the centre for more information.

Ophthalmic eye tests

By appointment only.

Childminder’s group

Come along and meet other local childminders. Ring 0161 770 8398

Little Readers

Learning through fun activity sessions for babies aged 18 months upwards. Ring the centre for more information.

Mess and Muddles

Enjoy a fun messy session for walkers and above. Ring to book as there are limited places.

Right Start

Supporting families with children from pregnancy until they are five years old.

Inspection report

Following an inspection, children’s centres must complete an action plan to show how they will implement Ofsted's recommendations.

Getting here

Propps Hall Primary School site

Failsworth Children’s Centre is located on the same site as Propps Hall Primary School, in Failsworth.

If you are travelling towards Manchester on the A62, turn left onto Ashton Road West.

If you are travelling towards Oldham, the road is on your right.

At the junction of Ashton Road West and Clive Road, turn right into Clive Road.

Continue down Clive Road, and the centre is on the corner of Clive Road and Propps Hall Drive.

Linked site at Higher Failsworth Primary School

The linked site is based at Higher Failsworth Primary School.


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Failsworth Children's Centre is run by Bridgewater Community Healthcare.

Bridgewater Community Healthcare