The Stratford District has three Children and Family Centres managed by Barnardo's on behalf of the Local Authority, offering a range of services for 0-19 year olds with a continued focus on 0-5s.  Parents and carers of children under five living in and around the Stratford District can access high quality support and fun activities for themselves and their children in a welcoming and positive environment where your child can learn and play.  

The three Barnardo's Children and Family Centres are:  

Stratford Children and Family Centres, C/O Bishopton Primary School, Drayton Avenue, Stratford upon Avon, CV37 9PB  Tel: 01789 266624  

Alcester Children and Family Centre, C/O St Nicholas CE Primary School, St Faiths Road, Alcester, CV37 9PB Tel:  01789 764093      

Lighthorne Heath Children and Family Centre, Stratford Road, Lighthorne Heath, CV33 9TW Tel: 01926 691105  

Services include:

  • Health services  
  • family support  
  • parenting and adult learning courses  
  • play sessions  
  • signposting to various other support services including housing, finance, debt and counselling.  

Services will be delivered from these centres and also within community venues.  

Opening Hours: services will be available Monday - Friday between 9.00am - 4.30pm (during Covid)  

For full details please contact:  Senior administrators: Joanne Clothier on OR Anca Toma on  OR:  Childrens Services Manager: Nichola Gilmore on or 07594510674 (Monday and Wednesday)    

A warm welcome awaits you!