North Lincolnshire Council

Children’s Centres news and updates

On this page you will find our latest information and updates for families in North Lincolnshire.

The Children’s Centres manage two nurseries in Scunthorpe. They provide childcare for children and support the two year and three year childcare funding offer.

Children under three years are cared for at the Daisy Chains nursery which is based within Henderson Avenue Children’s Centre. Three year olds are cared for at the Poppy Fields nursery based within West Street Children’s Centre.

The Poppy Fields nursery has just completed an extension and they have places available. There are still a few places available at Daisy Chains.

For further information please telephone the Children’s Centre on 01724 296605.

Children’s Centre nurseries

Places available and taking names for January 2019.  Please phone for more information.

Daisy Chains

Henderson Avenue Children’s Centre
Scunthorpe DN15 7RW
Tel: 07881 311733 or 01724 297030

Childcare for children under three years

Poppy Fields

West Street Children’s Centre
Scunthorpe DN15 6HS
Tel: 07881 311732 or 01724 296605

Childcare for children three years and above

Purpose built rooms and brand new outdoor play spaces at both nurseries.

Courses for Parents – Spring Term 2019

We have lots of courses in our Children’s Centres for the new Spring term. These include:

  • Paediatric first aid
  • Cooking for toddlers
  • Music makers
  • Preparing to work as a teaching assistant
  • In for a penny – household finances
  • Anxiety management and self esteem
  • Understanding your tweenager
  • Understanding teenagers
  • Understanding your child

For more information take a look at our Flyer