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Ivydale Children's Centre

Ivydale Road

SE15 3BU

Tel 020 7639 2702 x232


Ann Bernadt Children's Centre

Chandler Way

SE15 6DT

Tel 020 7525 0252


Rye Oak Children's Centre

Whorlton Road

SE15 3PD

Tel 07932 622563


Leyton Square Children's Centre

Leyton Square Gardens

Maismore Street

SE15 6TP

For telephone enquiries please contact Rye Oak Children's Centre


Peckham Rye Playroom

Strakers Road

SE15 3UA

For telephone enquiries please contact Ivydale Children's Centre


Please note, as of September 2017 Bookstart will no longer take place at Ivydale Children's Centre. Bookstart sessions can be accessed at Peckham Library on Wednesdays during term time, from 10.00am-11.30am and at Rye Oak CC on Fridays during term time from 10.00am-11.30am.

Dads & Male Carers Group is Back!

Half Term Activities Programme 23-27 October 2017

Autumn term Drop in Play Sessions for Peckham, Peckham Rye & Nunhead Locality valid from 12th September - 20th December 2017

Dates For The Diary:

These dates are subject to change so please do call us for confirmation. 

Ivydale: 020 7639 2702 x232. Ann Bernadt: 020 7525 0252. Rye Oak: 07932 622563. 

For enquiries regarding Leyton Square CC please call Ann Bernadt and for enquiries regarding Peckham Rye please call Ivydale.


Weaning Advice

Anna Scott, our Evelina Early Year's Community Dietician contact, will be providing a talk on ‘An Introduction to Solid Foods’ at Ivydale CC on Wednesday 20th September. This is a drop-in session.


Anna will also be offering these talks at Ann Bernadt CC at 10.00am on Wednesday 13th & 27th September.


Nutrition Advice Session 

This will take place at Rye Oak CC on Tuesday 19th September during Stay & Play from 10.00am-12.00pm and will be provided by Anna Scott from The Evelina Early Year's Health Department.


Cook & Taste with Ana De Silva

Ana will be providing group children’s cookery sessions at:

Leyton Square: Friday: 3rd November & 1st December from 1.00-3.00pm.

Ann Bernadt: Wednesday 20th December from 1.00-3.00pm.

Rye Oak: Thursday 9th November & 7th December from 1.00-3.00pm.


Speech & Language Therapy

Speech & Language Therapist advice sessions at Ivydale can be pre-booked, or if you would prefer you may drop-in and speak with the therapist when she is available on the day. Please pop-in or call the centre to book. At other sessions this is drop-in.

Ivydale, Wednesdays, 9.30am-11.00am with Megan:

18th October

15th November

20th December

Ann Bernadt, Tuesdays, 10.00am-11.00am with Emma:

10th October

14th November

12th December

Peckham Rye Playroom (drop-in only) with Megan:

Tuesday 26th September 10.00am-11.00am.



There will be speech and language health promotion sessions focusing on your baby's communication development with Megan:

Ivydale: Wednesday 27th September 1.00pm-2.30pm during Baby Group

Ann Bernadt: TBC during Baby Groupp


There will be speech and language health promotion sessions focusing on your child's (aged 0-5) communication development awith Kate / Megan

Leyton Square: Wednesday 20th September 1.00pm- 2.30pm during Stay & Play

Rye Oak: Tuesday 19th September 9.45am-11.45am during Stayp & Play

Rye Oak: Friday 29th September 10.00am-11.30am during Bookstart


There will be several Oral Health Promotion sessions with Rebecca Salau in the locality:

Rye Oak: Tuesday 2nd May from 10.00am - 12.00pm (during Stay & Play).

Ivydale: Wednesday 17th May from 10.00am - 11.00am (during Stay & Play).

Ann Bernadt: Tuesday 25th April & Thursday 18th May from 10.00am - 12.00 (during Stay & Play).


Benefits & Tax Credit Advice

Sharon Gunard from Cambridge House Law Centre will visit the centres on the following dates. We recommend pre-booking your 30 minute slot with Sharon.

Ivydale, 10.30-12.30 generally on first Wednesday of the month;

13th September

4th October

1st November

6th December

Ann Bernadt, 10.30-12.30 on last Tuesday of the month;

26th September

31st October

28th November

Nell Gwynn Nursery School, 10.00-12.00pm, 3rd Wednesday of the month:

20th September

18th October

15th November

20th December


Immigration Advice @ Ann Bernadt CC

Anna Kouma will provide immigration advice at Ann Bernadt Children’s Centre on the following Tuesdays from 10.00am-12.00pm. Booking only.

12th September

10th October

7th November

12th December

To make your appointment please drop in to the centre or call Julie on 020 7525 0252.



Healthy Start Drop-in by Health Visitor from Lister Care Clinic

Ann Bernadt Thursdays 10.00am - 12.00pm (during Stay & Play)

21st September

26th October

30th November

14th December

Rye Oak Tuesdays 9.45am-11.45am (during Stay & Play)

12th September

10th October

7th November

5th December