Bede Family Hub

Address: Inverness Road, Jarrow, NE32 4AQ
Telephone number: 0191 422 0030


  1. Opening times
  2. Details
  3. Activities
  4. Apply for a free early education place
  5. STANLEY's at Bede Family Hub

Opening times

Family Hub: Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 4.30pm

Daycare: Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 4.30pm


Free early education places: Yes

Centre manager: Lynn Ward

Ofsted report: Bede Family Hub Ofsted report


See a full list of activities at all our family hubs.

Bede Children's Centre

Programme Guide

Bede Family Hub offers a range of activities for parents / carers and children, including:

Learning with Play (0 to 4 years) - A group for families with children under 5 years which promotes quality time and learning through play as well as information, advice and guidance.

Baby Explorers - (conception to mobile) - A group for babies focusing on bonding and attachment, communication, health and wellbeing, safety, development milestones and learning through play.

Little Explorers (mobile to walkers) - A toddler group focusing on communication, health and wellbeing, safety, development milestones and learning through play.

Language Explorers (0 to 2 years) - A group to support your child's communication and language through play.

Henry (antenatal (0 to 5 years, 4 to 12 years) - Provides tips and support for parents and carers. Explore how to provide a happy, health, supportive environment for the whole family.

Solihull (first 5 years, school years 5 to 18 years) - A programme based on the Solihull approach that supports parents and carers to understand their child's behaviour in the context of their development and child-parent relationship.

First Words Together - Help your baby or toddler learn to talk with these weekly sessions, which start Tuesday 2 May 10am to 11am. This new group is suitable for families from birth to 2 years old and is free.

Healthy Families: Right from the Start Programme (HENRY) - An 8 week free fun programme which also includes workshops for families of babies and young children up to 5 years. For details, see more about the HENRY programme.

Stop Smoking Clinic - Free advice and one to one support for those who wish to quit.

Baby Massage - For babies from birth to 6 months old. Learn different massage strokes to strengthen your bond with your baby and meet other parents. Sessions are 1 hour per week for 4 weeks. Please call the centre for dates and to book your place.

First Aid Awareness Course with St John's Ambulance - A free one and a half hour paediatric First Aid course that highlights how to respond in the first instance when first aid is required (focus is children under 1 year) covering areas such as choking baby, bleeding, convulsions, resuscitation of a baby, burns, recovery positions etc.

For all activities please call the centre on 0191 519 5920 for further details, dates and to book your place.

Apply for a free early education place

Bede Family Hub offers free early education for 2 year olds (criteria applies).

For details, contact the centre on 0191 422 0030.

STANLEY's at Bede Family Hub

Find out more about STANLEY's daycare at Bede Family Hub