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Baby and parent

North Portslade CC
The Rise, Mile Oak
BN41 2PY

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South Portslade Children's Centre

South Portslade Library
223 Old Shoreham Road
BN41 1XR

Phone 01273 294 062

The Sure Start Children's Centre team is made up of health visitors, early years educators, volunteer skills development coordinator and group and creche support workers. The team works with families, individuals and groups in the home and in the centres.


Acorn Nursery is next to the children's centre and works in partnership with the children's centre team.

Children play with sticks in a classroomGroup activities

Group activities are held in the children's centre. Some of these are drop-in sessions and others are by appointment or referral.

For current information on activities and groups, download the November 2019 Portslade Children's Centre Activity Diary (386KB) 

Additional information is also available on the Portslade Children's Centres Facebook page.

Healthy child clinics

Health visitors hold drop-in healthy child clinics for children under 5.

  • North Portslade Children's Centre: Wednesdays 1pm to 2.15pm (please note a change of clinic times from 1 November 2019)

Volunteers, training and centre news

North Portslade Children's Centre has an advisory group that supports and guides the services offered. Local parents are involved in this group. If you would like to join the advisory group, please contact the children's centre manager or volunteer skills development coordinator at the centre.

Volunteer opportunities are also available. Please contact the centre.

Ofsted report

Go to the Ofsted website to read the latest reports for the children's centres.

North Portslade Children's Centre Ofsted Report

South Portslade Children's Centre Ofsted Report