Groups

Compass Point provides a wide range of Family Services - please see the list below for times and information

Monday Groups

Childminders -  9.30am—11.00am @ Compass Point Children's Centre

 This is a thriving group for Childminders and the children they care for. It’s an opportunity to meet others who offer Childminding facilities in the locality and get advice on the early years curriculum from one of our Lead Teachers. (£1.00 Donation)

 Stay and Play — 9.15am—10.45 am (Term time only) @ Parson Street Primary School, Bedminster Road, BS3 5NR.

 For all families and their children aged under 5 years old. Come along and have fun taking part in a variety of activities and enjoy story and song time.  (£1.00 Donation)

 Bounce & Bond - 2.00pm—3.00pm @ Compass Point Children's Centre

 This is a dance movement group to support parent and baby interactions. The group is for babies under 1 year old.  

 (By Invitation only from your Health Visitor, Midwife or Centre Staff.)

Tuesday Groups

South Bristol's Gypsy & Traveller Drop in - 9.30am-11.00am @ Compass Point Children's Centre

Help with Child Health, Letter Writing, School or Childcare places, Training availiable and finding people who can help you with specific things such as benefits and housing.

ESOL Conversation Club - 9.15am - 10.30am @ Compass Point Children's Centre

This club is for adults who speak English as an additional language, who want to improve their speaking skills. Learners can practice their spoken English and develop their vocabulary and confidence.

(Creche will be provided - please contact the centre to bok a place)

Baby Clinic - 1.00pm—3:00pm @ Compass Point Children's Centre

 Drop in session for baby weighing, open discussion with the Community Nursery  Nurses and Health Visitors.

(Contact the Health Visiting Team if you require further information: 0117  3781112)

Wednesday Groups

  Bumps and Babies - 1:30-3.00 pm @ Compass Point Children's Centre

 Open to all families who are either expecting a baby or have a baby who is not yet walking. Please come along to the session for fun activities for the babies; a chance to meet other families and to get advice and support from our Early Years Practitioners. (£1.00 Donation)

 Thursday Groups 

One World - 9:30-11.00am @ Compass Point Children's Centre

 For all families who have recently moved into the area and would like to meet others. Compass Point offers a meeting place for you to make new friends with play opportunities for the children. (£1.00 Donation)

 Baby Massage - Times will be given when your invited along to a group @ Compass Point Children's Centre

 Compass Point Baby Massage course runs regularly and consists of five one hour sessions, usually over five weeks. Baby Massage promotes nurturing touch and communication between parent and baby.

 (By Invitation Only from your Health Visitor, Midwife or Centre Staff)

Five to Thive Babies - 1.30pm - 2.30pm @ Compass Point Children's Centre

Five to thirve Babies is a seven week programme; each week you will explore how you can help your child's brain grow by doing five simple things: RESPOND-CUDDLE-RELAX-PLAY & TALK

(By Invitation Only from your Health Visitor, Midwife or Centre Staff)

 Friday Groups

Stay and Play - 9.30am—11.00 am @ Compass Point Children's Centre

 For all families and their children aged under 5 years old. Come along and have fun taking part in a variety of activities and enjoy story and song time. (£1.00 Donation)

  Saturday Groups

Saturdads - 10am till 11:15am on the 1st Saturday of every month @ Compass Point Children's Centre

 Are you a Dad or a male who takes on the role of the Father? Come along and socialise, share information, activities, projects and trips with other dads. With or  without little ones. (£1.00 Donation)