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Family Centre Welcoming Spaces

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What is a Family Centre Welcoming Space?

Welcoming Spaces are FREE tea-time Family Centre sessions. 

Why not come to our relaxed family sessions, taking place across Barnsley between 3.30 - 7pm throughout the week. 

Find out about: 

  • Keeping warm this winter
  • Get new winter recipe ideas  
  • Learn a new craft, like knitting and crocheting. 

Free food is available, for you and the children. 

There will be activities for the children and information advice and support for adults from our friendly family centre team.  

Who are Welcome Spaces for?

Welcoming spaces are open to anyone in the Barnsley area would feels they would benefit. 

You don't need to book, and you don't have to sign up for every session or commit to anything. 

When and where are the sessions?

LocationFull address and postcode Opening times
Kendray & Worsborough Family Centre Overdale Avenue, Worsbrough Barnsley, S70 4BD

3.30 until 7pm

Every Wednesday

Thurnscoe Family CentreStation Road, Thurnscoe, Rotherham S63 0JR3:30 until 7pm, every second Thursday starting 13th October 2022 

Dearne Family


Billingley View, Bolton upon Dearne, Rotherham S63 8ES

3:30 until 7pm every second Thursday starting 20th October 2022

Grimethorpe Family CentreMilefield Lane, Grimethorpe, S72 7BH

3:30pm until 7pm

Every Tuesday

Athersley Family Centre Lindhurst Road, Athersley North, Barnsley, S71 3NB3.30pm until 7.00pm

Every Monday 

Jump Family CentreChurch Street, Jump, Barnsley S74 0HZ3.30pm to 7.00pm

Every Tuesday

Where can I get more information?

Ring the Families Information Service FREE on 0800 0345 340