Early learning and childcare - Hawthorn Children and Families Centre
The main purpose of the centre is early intervention for children 0-5 years of age and their families. The centre provides:
- pre-school education for children 3-5 years of age
- placements for 2 year olds as part of “a good time to be 2”.
- placements for babies pre-birth to 2 years of age.
Our early years service has experienced staff who also support children with additional educational needs. All the staff hold relevant childcare qualifications and are registered with the SSSC.
The professional workers supporting our children include:
- Music Therapist
- Play Therapist
- Speech and Language Therapists
- Nursery Teacher etc.
We have excellent resources in all our play rooms, a soft playroom, sensory room and a large outside play area. Healthy meals and snacks are provided for the children, parents and staff.
You are encouraged to attend with your child and participate in the life of the centre. The centre offers a bus service to help families to attend the centre.
The centre is inspected regularly by the Care Inspectorate and by Education services.
To request a placement, contact the centre directly. Request a 2’s placement by calling 0131 271 3682.
Or requests can come from any professional supporting your family.
Evelyne Brownwright is the centre manager.
2F Bogwood Road
0131 271 3116