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Balham Children's Centre

Balham Children's Centre is a welcoming space where you and your child can have fun and learn.

Balham, the community nursery school provides the equivalent of 50 full-time nursery places.

For mums, dads and carers with their children aged 0-5. 

At a Children’s Centre you can:

  • make friends;
  • learn to play creatively with your child;
  • do things that can bring you closer with your child;
  • improve your parenting skills;
  • complete training courses which can help you back into the world of work;
  • have fun knowing that your child is nearby and being properly cared for;
  • attend groups for parents of special needs children or for young parents; and
  • get support with family problems.

To use the centre you can drop in, though some activities may require booking. The activities are free.

A timetable of activities taking place at the Children’s Centre can be found in 'Downloads' section.

Please note the start dates for the following sessions at Balham Children's Centre

  • Messy Play - Friday 4th October 2019
  • Under One's - Monday 7th October 2019
  • Stay, Play and Learn - Wednesday 9th October 2019
  • Fantastic Twos - Wednesday 9th October 2019
  • Community Music Group - Thursday 7th November 2019
  • Family Music Time - There will be a session on the 23rd September but no session on Monday 30th September. From Monday 7th October, Family Music Time will continue as usual.

To register with a Children's Centre please fill in the registration form under 'Downloads' and return it to the Children's Centre.

Who to contact

Contact Name
Sasha Sagoe
Contact Position
Centre Manager

Where to go

Balham Childrens Centre, 72
Endlesham Road
SW12 8JL
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Buses: 155, 249, 315 and 355
Underground: Balham
Overground: Balham Children's Centre


Age Ranges
From 0 years to 5 years

Local Offer


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To use the Children's Centre you can drop in, though some activities may require booking. The activities are free.

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Last updated: 05 Dec 2019

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