Plymstock Children's Centre is managed by Barnardo's and provides a variety of groups and activities.

Contacts details

Address:Plymstock Childrens Centre
Dunstone Primary School
Shortwood Crescent
Telephone number: 01752 407496
Get Directions View on Google Maps

Plymstock Children's Centre provides a range of services to children aged up to five years and their families in Plymouth.

Plymstock also provides professional support for parents and children through a range of easily accessible groups and one-to-one sessions.

The following services are available at Plymstock:

  • good quality early years provision
  • parenting advice and support for parents and carers
  • drop-in sessions such as toddler groups, baby-weighing and healthy eating courses
  • links with Jobcentre Plus, further education and training opportunities
  • support for children with special needs and disabilities and their families
  • child and family health services including antenatal services and breastfeeding support

Barnardos Families Here For You


  • Ofsted rating: Unknown
Age range
  • Early years - 0 to 5 years

  • Plymstock Children's Centre covers the Plymstock, Elburton, Dunstone, Goosewell, Turnchapel and Oreston areas of Plymouth.

    Groups and activities run by the Children's Centre follow the Five to Thrive approach. Five to Thrive is a family friendly approach to promoting healthy brain development and positive relationships. Central to the five to thrive approach are a set of five key activities:

    • Respond
    • Cuddle
    • Relax
    • Play
    • Talk

    More about Barnardo's Plymouth

    Barnardo's Plymouth provide a wide range of services across the city including Children's Centres, Young Carers, Sexual Exploitation (BASE) and Independent Visiting and Advocacy Services (PIVAS). We aim to protect all children from harm and empower the local community to also help us do this. 

    Price: Please contact us for information about our costs
    Based: Plymouth

    Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 4.30pm

    Childcare Type:
    • Children's Centre
    Age ranges:
    • Nursery - under 5
    Childcare funding:
    • Three / four year old funded
    • Two year old funded

    Back to search

    Is the information correct?

    Let us know if the information for this service needs updating

    Is this correct?