Werneth Children's Centre offers a wide range of activities for all families with children aged 0–5.

The centre is one of four within the West Oldham District Children's Centre Cluster.

The District Manager Leader is Janette Olsen.

The Team Leader is Amanda Yeoman

Opening hours

Monday to Friday, 9am – 5pm

Our services

Werneth Health Visiting Team​

0161 470 4287

Advice and Information

For advice about breastfeeding phone 0161 470 4287.

The Family Information Service can help with childcare queries, events and activities.

Antenatal Midwife Clinics

Weekly clinics at the children’s centre. By appointment only, contact the children’s centre to make an appointment

Babbling Babies

For babies aged 4–12 months, join this six-week communication and fun play programme for you and your baby. Contact the children’s centre to book a place.

Little Talkers

A five-week programme looking at strategies to support your child’s speech and language development. Referral only (self-referrals accepted).

Baby Play

Explore early child development in a fun and informal session (for babies aged 0–18 months).

Stay and Play

Fun activities supporting learning and development through play, for children aged 0–5 years. Session held at Stanley Road Children’s Centre

Genetics’ Support Advice

For information and advice contact 0161 484 1252.

Right Start

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

Getting here

Werneth Children's Centre is on the corner of Werneth Hall Road and Windsor Road, in the Coppice area, opposite Dr Shah's surgery.

From the centre of Oldham, take Manchester Road (towards Manchester), turn left just after the OMC Ford garage onto Frederick Street, then take the third left onto Werneth Hall Road.

The centre is halfway up the hill.


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