Last Updated: Tuesday, 17 March 2020 14:27

Southowram Sure Start Centre

Southowram Sure Start Centre is a new building situated behind Withinfields Primary School offering a multipurpose room and kitchen equipped with new furniture and toys. The centre is a satellite of Siddal Children's Centre and delivers activities and services tailored to and accessible for families in the Southowram area. As a satellite centre, we only open when there is an activity running. Our Activity Timetable is updated every month below.

Address: Southowram Children's Centre, Withinfields, Southowram, HX3 9JT
Telephone: 01422 395501 / 353529

Timetable for Southowram Surestart Centre

School Holiday Dates - Sessions marked as term-time only will not run during Calderdale School holidays.


Please note that you may not be able to take your pram into Children’s Centre services and may be required to leave it in the designated area/pram store/garage

Please note:
If women are newly pregnant and needing an appointment they need to ring the Maternity Booking Line,

Mon – Fri 08:30 – 12:30 – 01422 261351

If they already have a midwife and are receiving maternity care and they need NONE URGENT advice they can contact the advice line,

Mon – Fri  - 08:30 – 4:30 
01422 261364




Further information


Stay and Play

Healthy Honey Bee's



9 am - 10.30 am

Term time only

For parents with children aged 0 to 5 years.

Every 6 weeks there will be a different programme of fun activities to support your child to learn, play and explore.

Term time only - see school holiday dates at the top of this timetable.


Beenies Group

9 am - 10.30 am

Term Time Only

For parents/carers with children aged 0-24 months (siblings welcome). There will be lots of fun activities to support your child to learn, play and explore.


Well Baby Drop In Clinic

10.30 am - 12.15 pm

Drop in to meet your Health Visitor for baby weighing or to discuss your baby's health.

Health Visitor Assessment next session is 19th September - appointment only!


Health Visitor Assessment Clinic

10.30 am - 12.15 pm 

Next session 5th March. Appointment only.


Baby Rave

10.30 - 11.30 am 

Booking is essential for this course! Starts 6th March for 4 weeks, advanced booking advised, call 01422 395501 to book.


Dads Group @ Halifax Fire Station

10 am - 12 noon

All dads male carers, grandads welcome! Lots of fun activities for children aged 0-8 years.

3rd Saturday of every month - Next session is 21st March!

Term Time Only, please call 01422 342552 for more information.