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Groups for Children, Parents and Carers

Dorking Nursery School and Family Centre

Bendy Babies - CLOSED

*Session closed until further notice - updates to follow*

Songs, play and movement for non mobile babies.

Thursdays, 1:30pm - 3pm

£2 donation per family

Friday Play & Learn - CLOSED

*Session closed until further notice - updates to follow*

A drop-in session at Dorking Nursery School for families with children aged under 3 years. £2 per family. 

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

Start Date: 1st May, 20209:15am to 10:45am
May - 1st, 15th, 22ndJune - 5th, 12th, 19th, 26thJuly - 3rd, 10th, 17th
Friday, May 1, 2020 - 9:15am to 10:45am
Dorking Nursery School

Monday Play & Learn - CLOSED

*Session closed until further notice - updates to follow*

Join us for a play and learn session at Goodwyns Road, Mondays from 9am to 10.30am.  For families living in our neighbourhood, i.e., Goodwyns, Rough Rew, Flint Hill Close, Chandler Way, Chart Downs and North Holmwood, as well as others living in Clarion housing.

The group is funded by Clarion Futures.

This used to be the Tuesday Neighbourhood Group.

Start Date: 4th May, 20209:00am to 10:30am
May - 4th, 11th, 18th, 25thJune - 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29thJuly - 6th, 13th, 20th, 27thAugust - 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th, 31stSeptember - 7th, 14th, 21st, 28thOctober - 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th
Monday, May 4, 2020 - 9:00am to 10:30am
Mole Valley Family Centre

Post Natal Depression Support Group - CLOSED

*Sessions closed until further notice - please keep an eye on our website and social media pages for updates*

It will be held at the Nursery School site in West Street most Thursday mornings from 10am to 12pm (term-time only) - dates below.

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.

Start Date: 9th January, 202010:00am to 12:00pm
May - 7th, 14th, 21stJune - 4th, 11th, 18th, 25thJuly - 2nd, 9th, 16th
Thursday, January 9, 2020 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Dorking Nursery School

Seesaw Baby Group - CLOSED

*Session closed until further notice - updates to follow*

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

Speak to your Perinatal Mental Health Nurse for more information. 

Songs and Rhymes - CLOSED

*Session closed until further notice - updates to follow*

A group for babies from 6 to 18 months old.

11am-11.30am, £1 per child.

Singing and talking to babies helps their brain development and promotes good speech and language skills.

Join us to learn songs and rhymes, use signs and gestures to help your child communicate, try out puppets and instruments to make songs come to life!

Click here for full details

Start Date: 4th May, 202011:00am to 11:30am
May - 4th, 11th, 18th, 25thJune - 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29thJuly - 6th, 13th, 20th, 27thAugust - 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th, 31stSeptember - 7th, 14th, 21st, 28thOctober - 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th
Monday, May 4, 2020 - 11:00am to 11:30am
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 01372 384327 to book a place.

Leatherhead -

Leatherhead Clinic, Poplar Road, Leatherhead, KT22 8SD - contact the 0-19 Team on 01372 384327 to book a place.

Start Date: 20th November, 20191:30pm to 2:30pm
May - 20thJuly - 15thSeptember - 16thNovember - 18th
Wednesday, November 20, 2019 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm
Mole Valley Family Centre

Stay & Create - CLOSED

*Session closed until further notice - updates to follow*

Run at Goodwyns Road on a Tuesday morning, breakfast is at 9am followed by easy activities to use at home including upcycling and simple crafts. 

Creche space is limited, so advance booking is essential.

To book please call 01306 740095.

Start Date: 4th May, 20209:00am to 11:30am
May - 4th, 11th, 18thJune - 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29thJuly - 6th
Monday, May 4, 2020 - 9:00am to 11:30am
Mole Valley Family Centre

Wednesday Group - CLOSED

*Session closed until further notice - updates to follow*

This is a group session held at Goodwyns Road, for families receiving outreach support.

9.30am - 11.00am

Please speak to your outreach worker if you would like to attend.