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Groups for Children, Parents and Carers

Dorking Nursery School and Family Centre

Neighbourhood Group

Join us for a play and learn session at Goodwyns Road, Tuesdays from 9.30am - 11.00am.  For families living in our neighbourhood, i.e., Goodwyns, Rough Rew, Flint Hill Close, Chandler Way and Chart Downs. The group is funded by Clarion Futures.

Start Date: 10th September, 20199:30am to 11:00am
November - 19th, 26thDecember - 3rd, 10th, 17th
Tuesday, September 10, 2019 - 9:30am to 11:00am
Mole Valley Family Centre

Nurture Group Wednesdays

This is a group session held at Goodwyns Road, for families receiving outreach support. 9.30 - 11.00am. Please speak to your outreach worker if you would like to attend.

Start Date: 18th September, 20199:30am to 11:00am
November - 20th, 27thDecember - 4th, 11th, 18th
Wednesday, September 18, 2019 - 9:30am to 11:00am
Mole Valley Family Centre

Play & Learn Group

A drop-in session for families with children aged under 3 years. £2 per family. Starts on Fri 8th November at West Street, RH4 1BY.

With special thanks to Dorking Nursery School for sponsoring this group.

Start Date: 8th November, 20199:30am to 11:00am
November - 22nd, 29thDecember - 6th, 13th
Friday, November 8, 2019 - 9:30am to 11:00am
Dorking Nursery School

Post Natal Depression Support Group

Running soon - the Cedar House Post Natal depression support group will be back in Dorking. It will be held at the Nursery School site in West street each Thursday morning from 10am to 12pm (term-time only) - start date to be confirmed. It provides help and support for anyone who is experiencing low moods, anxiety or postnatal depression. There will be a creche alongside this group but spaces will be limited so advance booking for the creche is essential to ensure we have enough staff available. Cedar House is a specialist charity that provides a confidential and supportive environment to help mothers and their families. Please call Liz Wise on 07773 283566 or lwise@talktalk.net to book a place or for more information.






Seesaw Baby Group

Run by the Perinatal Mental Health Service, at Goodwyns Road, 1.00 - 2.30pm.

Speak to your Perinatal Mental Health Nurse for more information. 

Start Date: 16th September, 20191:30pm to 3:00pm
November - 25thDecember - 2nd, 9th, 16th
Monday, September 16, 2019 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm
Mole Valley Family Centre

Starting Solids

Starting Solids 2019-2020

By the Community Nursery Nurses from your local CFSH Surrey, 0-19 Team

Your local 0-19 Team invite you to attend a starting solids group session at a local Children’s Centre in preparation for your baby starting solids. We have sessions every month in Dorking & Leatherhead, and places are limited.
We suggest that you attend a session when your baby is aged between 16-20 weeks old. In preparation for starting solids when your baby is around 26 weeks of age.

Dorking -

Mole Valley Family Centre, Goodwyns Road, Dorking, RH4 2LR - contact the 0-19 Team on 01306 740095 to book a place.

Leatherhead -

Leatherhead Clinic, Poplar Road, Leatherhead, KT22 8SD - contact the 0-19 Team on 01372 384 327 to book a place.



Start Date: 20th November, 20191:30pm to 2:30pm
November - 20thJanuary 2020 - 15thMarch 2020 - 18thMay 2020 - 20thJuly 2020 - 15thSeptember 2020 - 16th
Wednesday, November 20, 2019 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm
Mole Valley Family Centre
Start Date: 22nd October, 20191:30pm to 2:30pm
January 2020 - 22ndFebruary 2020 - 20thMarch 2020 - 26th
Tuesday, October 22, 2019 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm
Leatherhead clinic Poplar Road Leatherhead KT22 8SD
Start Date: 19th November, 201910:00am to 11:00am
November - 19thApril 2020 - 21st
Tuesday, November 19, 2019 - 10:00am to 11:00am
Leatherhead clinic Poplar Road Leatherhead KT22 8SD

Stay & Create

This new group will start on Monday 4th November at Goodwyns Road.

Breakfast at 9am followed by easy activities to use at home including upcycling and simple crafts.  Some creche spaces will be available but advance booking is essential. To book please call 01306 740095.

Start Date: 4th November, 20199:00am to 11:30am
November - 25thDecember - 2nd, 9th, 16th
Monday, November 4, 2019 - 9:00am to 11:30am
Mole Valley Family Centre