Last Updated: Tuesday, 17 March 2020 14:25

Todmorden Children’s Centre


Todmorden Children's Centre is situated on Burnley Road in Todmorden, and supports children and families of the Todmorden area; this includes Todmorden, Cornholme, Walsden and Eastwood. It has a weekly timetable of activities aimed to support the growth and development of young children, whilst being fun. The centre also offers sessions for parents for example Young Parent’s group and Dad’s Group, and we run adult training sessions. Please contact the centre for further details.

Address: Todmorden Children’s Centre, Todmorden Community College, Burnley Road, Todmorden, OL14 7BX
Telephone: 01706 399970

Timetable for Todmorden Children's Centre

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

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


Parent Support Drop-in

10.00 am - 11.30 am

An experienced Parent Link Worker is here to help you if you need a listening ear, want some information or have run out of ideas - Parenting can have its challenges!

(runs every week but on the last Monday of the month a member of the school nursing team will be available)



Friends Group


9.30 am - 11.00 am

Term time only


Referral/Self-referral only - please speak to Children's Centre staff or your Health Visitor for more information.

This group is to increase confidence and self esteem. For more information contact 01706 399970.

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


Mother & Baby Yoga

1 - 2.15 pm

Referral only please contact us to find out about the referral.




Well Baby Clinic (weighing only)

 1 - 3 pm 

 Drop in and have baby weighed by the Health Team.


Baby Stay and Play 1.30 pm - 3.00 pm For pre-walking babies (0 - 12 months)

A chance to meet other mums, dads and carers and find out what activities and services the Children's Centres offer. Gain some good ideas for early play activities with your child, helping them to be competent learners from birth.



Weaning Group

11.00 am - 12.00 pm

1st Wednesday of the month

1st Wednesday of the month.  Come along for support on weaning your baby. No need to book just come along.


Midweek Movers

1.30 pm - 3.00 pm

Term time only


For parents/carers with children aged 0-5 years.

There will be lots of fun activities to support your child to learn, play and explore. Term time only.

Attended by Speech and Language therapist on 2nd Wednesday of each month.


Cook, Eat, Play

1 - 3 pm

4 sessions starting 22nd January 2020.  Join us in making healthy, delicious and nutritious meals from scratch with your child.

Booking is essential, please call 01706 399970 to book your place!



Breastfeeding Support Group

10.00 am - 11.30 am

Run by Breastfeeding Peer Supporter who is able to offer mother-to-mother support, encouragement and information. If you would like to read a Breastfeeding Peer Support Group article download pdf


Stay and Play

1.30 pm - 3.00 pm

For children aged 0 - 5 years old.

Bring along your children and join in a range of fun activities to promote their learning, development and healthy lifestyles. Term time only.



Antenatal clinic

9.00 am to 4.00 pm

Please book appointments with your midwife.

For your first antenatal appointment please phone 01422 261351

Maternity advice line

open 8.30 am-4.30 pm Monday to Friday

01422 261364



Baby and Tweenies

Stay and Play

Held at Todmorden Health Centre

9.30 am - 11.30 am

This group is held at Todmorden Health Centre.  Come and meet other parents and join in a range of activities.


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