Manchester Baby Week 2024

Woodhouse Park, Baguley, Benchill, Sharston and Sale Road. 

  

Tuesday 9th July 

 

Sale Road Sure Start – Sale Road, Wythenshawe, Manchester, M23 0JX 

Baby Massage – 9.15 – 10.15am – Bookable session for babies aged 6 weeks and over, helping parents/carers to relax, soothe and bond with their baby. To book call 0161 529 0080 (option 4). 

Baby Sensory – 10 – 11am – This is a drop-in session for non-mobile babies. 

  

Benchill Sure Start Children’s Centre, 22 Lyndene Road, Wythenshawe, Manchester, M22 4PZ 

Sensory Room – Available to book all day between 9am – 4pm. Call 0161 529 0080 (option 5) to book a time slot. 

Health Visiting Service Healthy Child Drop-in – 9:30 – 11am – This is a drop-in session to get your baby weighed and speak to a Health Visitor for information, advice and guidance on your baby’s health and development. 

  

Crossacres Family Hub, Poundswick Lane, Wythenshawe, Manchester, M22 9TA 

Mum’s Matter 1 – 2.30pm– A self-care session with Mum’s Matter to talk about looking after yourself as a new mum. Call 0161 529 0080 (option 2) to book a place. 

  

Woodhouse Park Sure Start Children’s Centre, Dinmor Road, Wythenshawe, Manchester, M22 1NW 

Babies Matter – 11am – 12pmLearn about baby cues and sensory development with an opportunity to make friends. For babies aged 7-17 weeks. Contact Nicola.king@family-action.org.uk for more information. 

  

Wythenshawe Forum Library, Forum Grove, M22 5RX 

Story time session – 11 – 11.30am 

 

Wednesday 9 July 

Crossacres Family Hub, Poundswick Lane, Wythenshawe, Manchester, M22 9TA 

Partners event – 10am– 12pm – Drop-in session to meet with local partner organisations and agencies to gain information, advice and guidance. 

Messy play – 10am – 12pmDrop-in session for children 0 to 2years. 

  

Benchill Sure Start Children’s Centre, 22 Lyndene Road, Wythenshawe, Manchester, M22 4PZ 

Sensory Room – Available to book all day between 9am – 4pm. Call 0161 529 0080 (option 5) to book a time slot. 

  

Thursday 11 July 

Benchill Sure Start Children’s Centre, 22 Lyndene Road, Wythenshawe, Manchester, M22 4PZ 

Sensory Room – Available to book all day between 9am – 4pm. Call 0161 529 0080 (option 5) to book a time slot. 

Baby Massage – 9.15 – 10.15am – Book on session for babies 6 weeks + helping parents/carers to relax, soothe and bond with their baby. Call 0161 529 0080 (option 5) to book a place. 

Makaton story time – 1 – 2pm – Bookable session for children under 2 to listen and join in with Makaton story time. Call 0161 529 0080 (option 5) to book a place. 

  

Crossacres Family Hub, Poundswick Lane, Wythenshawe, Manchester, M22 9TA 

Under 2’s Stay and Play – 10 – 11.30am – Drop-in session for children 0-2 years. 

  

  

  

Sale Road Sure Start Children’s Centre, Sale Road, Wythenshawe, Manchester, M23 0JX 

Health Visiting Service Healthy Child Drop-in – 9:15 – 11.15am – This is a drop-in session to get your baby weighed and speak to a Health Visitor for information, advice and guidance on your baby’s health and development. 

  

Baguley Sure Start Children’s Centre, Ackworth Drive, Wythenshawe Manchester, M23 1LB 

Bump-to-Baby (Week 1) – 10am – 12pm – Call 0161 529 0080 (option 1) for more information or contact Nicola.king@family-action.org.uk for more information. 

  

Friday 12 July 

Benchill Sure Start Children’s Centre, 22 Lyndene Road, Wythenshawe, Manchester, M22 4PZ 

Sensory Room – Available to book all day between 9am – 4pm. Call 0161 529 0080 (option 5) to book a time slot. 

Dance Like a Mother – 11.30am – 12.30pm – Babywearing dance suitable for babies from 8 weeks to 2 years. Call 0161 520 0080 (option 5) to book a place. 

  

Baguley Sure Start Children’s Centre, Ackworth Drive, Wythenshawe Manchester, M23 1LB 

Baby Sensory – 10 – 11am – This is a drop-in session for non-mobile babies. 

Health Visiting Service Healthy Child Drop-in – 9.15 – 11.15am – This is a drop-in session to get your baby weighed and speak to a Health Visitor for information, advice and guidance on your baby’s health and development. 

Baby First Aid – 9.30 – 11am – Bookable session for parents/carers to learn mini First Aid for children. Call 0161 529 0080 (option 1) to book a place. 

  

  

  

Crossacres Family Hub, Poundswick Lane, Wythenshawe, Manchester, M22 9TA 

Makaton story time – 10 – 11am – Bookable session for children under 2 to listen and join in with Makaton story time. Call 0161 529 0080 (option 2) to book a place. 

Baby and child emergency First Aid – For parents with non-mobile babies1 – 2.30pm – To book call 0161 529 0080 (option 2) to book a place. 

  

Sale Road Sure Start Children’s Centre, Sale Road, Wythenshawe, Manchester, M23 0JX 

Baby and child emergency First Aid – For parents with non-mobile babies9.30 – 11am – To book call 0161 529 0080 (option 4) to book a place. 

  

Woodhouse Park Sure Start Children’s Centre, Dinmor Road, Wythenshawe, Manchester, M22 1NW 

Baby and child emergency First Aid – For parents with non-mobile babies 1 – 2.30pm – To book call 0161 529 0080 (option 3) to book a place. 

  

Northenden Library, 460 Palatine Road, M22 4DJ 

Story Time session – 11 – 11.30am