A weekly drop-in session for parents, grandparents and childminders with a baby, toddler or pre-schooler.


Wednesdays: 9.30am-12 

Fridays: 10am-12

£3.50, which includes tea/fresh coffee and cake

With Janine Rudin – an experienced practitioner in pregnancy, birth and early parenting

This an informal group with plenty of chat, support, information and reassurance when it’s needed for anyone with a bump, baby, toddler or preschooler. And it’s an ideal session if you have more than one child.

The kettle will also be on and there is always cake! 

There is:

a safe, comfortable space for parents with new and young babies

plenty of room and toys for crawling babies

a hall and toys for toddlers to play, explore and run off some energy

books for babies, toddlers and pre-schoolers

a blackboard wall

a relaxing and cosy sensory den for babies and parents

an experienced practitioner is on hand with information and support for all things baby, toddler and early parenting

Regular Visitors…

The North East Sling Library: 1st & 3rd Wednesday

Captured Forever Photography: monthly

Rusks & Rebels Children’s Clothing: monthly with 20% discount

Usborne Books: monthly

Popolo Ceramico: for Mother’s Day, Father’s Day & Christmas Gifts

The Birth & Baby Family Centre is part of the
East End Community Centre, George Street, North Shields NE30 1EL

It is easily accessible for parents from Newcastle and across Tyneside.

If you have any queries, just send me a message…