Hollin’s Young Person’s Sure Start Flat
you a young mum or dad under 25 years old? Do you have a
child or baby under 4 years old? Are you having problems
and don’t know where to go?
help is at hand. Liz Hutchinson a Young Person’s Worker
is now based at 194 Hopwood Road, Hollin. She has already
helped several young parents with problems such as caring
for the baby, help with the gas and/or electric suppliers,
employment and benefits advice and much more.
is lots more happening at the flat. There is:
Mondays from 12.00—3.00 pm with Bob Fell, the Dad’s
Tuesdays from 10.00—11.30 am for health advice on
pregnancy and pregnancy related issues from the Sure Start
Midwife, as well as baby weighing and help and advice from
the Sure Start Health Visitor.
those of you wanting to stop smoking, every Tuesday from
11.30 am—12.30 pm.
Time with Jo,
the Sure Start Library Worker, is on Wednesdays from noon
to 1.00 pm
Wednesdays 1.00—3.00 pm and Fridays 9.30 am —12.30 pm
9.00 am—3.00 pm where there is a washer-dryer for your use
as well as a chance to meet other parents over a cup of
Scene for those
young mums and mums to be who are under 20 years old on
Tuesdays from 1.00—3.00 pm
Clothes and Small Toys SwapShop
every second Thursday from
pop in and see Liz or you can call her on 0161 654 7618 if
you would just like to speak to her.
Sure Start and Training Centre
new building for Hollin Sure Start and Training Centre is
well under way. Unfortuantely the proposed opening day in
November is still no longer on target. The nursery has an
estimated opening date of end January/early February,
2005. There will be plenty of new jobs, including Play
Workers, Nursery Workers, Cook and an administrator, so
keep your eye on the local press for the vacancies. They
will be advertised in the next month or so.
If you want to book a
place for your under 4 year old in the Nursery just
contact the Nursery Manager, Carol Flanagan on 0161 654
6686 and she can give you more information and costs and
We currently have 3 vacancies at Surestart please see
the vacancies page for more