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Coronavirus (COVID-19):

Due to the COVID-19 situation, please contact service providers directly to confirm if the service is still available

Orchard Avenue Children’s Centre is a purpose built centre offering a wide range of services including funded early education for 2, 3 and 4 year olds. The activities programme includes fun activities for families, informative workshops for parents, a wide range of health services, information and advice sessions as well as adult education courses.  We are open Monday to Friday from 9am to 4pm.   

If you would like to visit us, you will find us on the Priory School site, towards the end of the Orchard Avenue cul-de-sac.  There is parking available next to the Children’s Centre.  Alternatively, contact us on orchardavenue.childrenscentre@slough.gov.uk  or 01628 661789.  We look forward to see you soon.

Eight of the Borough’s Children’s Centres are reopening from Tues 2 June for 3 & 4 year olds in receipt of a funded place of 15 or 30 hrs, following government guidance.

All of the eligible families have been contacted & many safeguarding measures are in place. http://slough.gov.uk/news/newsdetail.aspx?id=22322 

Children’s Centres remain closed to the general public and services until further notice. 

For enquires please email or call: 

For other support please contact:  

  • Health Visiting Team at Public Health Nursing 4 Slough - 0800 7723578. For further information, please check www.publichealthnursing4slough.co.uk 
  • Foodbank, emergency food supplier – 01753 550 303 or email office@slough.foodbank.org.uk 
  • Early Help Hub including Family Information Service - 01753 476589 www.sloughfamilyservices.org.uk
  • For Domestic Violence support please call Hestia - 01753 477352
  • If you have a concern about a child, please contact the ‘Front Door’ team on 01753 875362.

For more up to date information follow: SBC on Twitter @SloughCouncil, Slough Early Years page on Facebook, FIS website www.sloughfamilyservices.org.uk

My Child

Early Years Education - Orchard Avenue Children’s Centre provides a range of Early Years provision to meet the needs of your family. 

Activities for the family - Our new range of Little Learners Activities are proving really popular with children, parents and carers alike.

Health and development - Orchard Children's Centre provides support, advice and drop in sessions to maintain your child's health and development.

Slough Children's Centre programme of activities and services is available in the 'Downloads' section.

My Family

Orchard Avenue Children’s Centre is proud to serve families of many religions, cultures and ethnic backgrounds. 

Support and advice -Meeting the needs of your child and the other demands of family life can sometimes feel stressful and demanding.  At Orchard Avenue Children’s Centre we offer support to pregnant mums and parents of newborn babies through to when your child starts school. 

Learning Together - We have a creative team of Family Services Practitioners who are experienced in helping  parents to interact with their children and to facilitate learning.  As well as delivering a programme of stimulating activities for you and your child to attend, they also provide courses just for parents.

Home and finances - Our Family Services Officers offer advice and information about a range of issues including debt, relationship breakdown, mental and physical health, housing and employment. They can put you in touch with a range of other services, apply for grants if you are in a crisis and offer practical help and support.

Slough Children's Centre programme of activities and services is available in the 'Downloads' section.

Me

At Orchard Avenue Children's Centre we know having a child under 5 is a wonderful experience, but it can be a time when you have more questions than answers.

Education and employment - We work in partnership with a range of organisations in order to provide a wide variety of courses to help you into employment or further training and education. 

Parenting and relationships - We offer family nurturing programmes to improve parenting skills and to strengthen family cohesion.

Slough Children's Centre programme of activities and services is available in the 'Downloads' section.