HIVE Directory: Parent & Toddler

Baby Basics @ Family Church

BABY BASICS is a referral based baby bank. The Criteria is based on Agency assessment for need to refer.

We offer Moses basket starter pack hampers, for the unborn/expected baby, clothing bundles, Prams, buggies, Cots, bouncer chairs, baths.
We cannot supply car seats, electrical equipment or used bottles. The items we supply are new and pre-loved.

0300 302 0090

Connor's Toy Library

Connors Toy Library Sessions are open to all parents, carers, childminders, foster carers and grandparents.

Outreach project - supporting families on a 1:1 basis with home visits and support to access their local toy library session. Support with developmental delays, weaning, behavioural concerns etc.. Helping to reduce isolation, gain peer support and become part of their local community. COVID-19 Update: Continuing to recieve referrals.
Communtiy Toy Library sessions - providing stay, play and toy loan sessions for all families across the City. Promoting play, child development, peer support and community cohesion. COVID-19 Update: Get as many back up and running throughout the city as we can considering current COVID-19 restrictions.
Mobile Toy Library - Visiting Hostel, Refuge and other services or groups on request, providing play, stay and toy loan session. COVID-19 Update: Plan sessions back into the venues as soon as possible. Child Carers Toy Store - access to good quality, eduactional, specialist and fun toys and resources for those caring for and working with other peoples children (foster carers, childminders, nurseries etc.) Family membership is available to. COVID-19 Update: Currently orders are via online and we are delivering.

Free for all families with children with additional needs to join and borrow toys and resources.

St George's Square
United Kingdom
02392 832926

Family Church: Empower Centre

The Family Church, faith groups, play group

83-87 Kingston Road
United Kingdom

Rhyme Time and Story Time

COVID-19 Update:

Our rhyme time and story time sessions are currently on hold because of the Covid-19 pandemic

Portsmouth Library Service run weekly term-term rhyme times for babies and story times for toddlers and pre-schoolers.

United Kingdom

The EC Roberts Centre Day Nursery

The Roberts Centre is a child focused Charity in Portsmouth, services offering support and assistance to families in addressing their situation of homelessness or issues of family relationship breakdown.

84 Crasswell Street
02392 296919