Parent and Carer Groups

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Baby Song Singing group. Fri 9.30am. Term time only. Salvation Army, Psalter Lane.

Contact 0114 266 8127

Beauchief Noah’s Ark Stay & Play Beauchief Baptist Church. Thurs 10-11:30am. £1 per family.

Contact: Tricia Smith 07733 852869

Bents Green Methodist Church Hall. Weds 9.15am-12.30pm (fortnightly).

Contact via website:

Bradway Toddler Group Meets at Bradway Community Centre opposite Sainsbury’s.

Mon 9.30-11.30. See Facebook page for info.

Bumps To Threes St James Church, Norton.

Toys, games, craft and snacks. A cuppa for the grown ups. £1/adult 50p/child.

Thursdays 10-11.30am.

Carterknowle Toddlers Methodist Church Hall, Abbeydale Rd. Tues, Wed & Thurs 10.00am-12:00pm. Up to 3 yrs old.

Contact via website:

Chancet Wood C.W. Children’s Centre, Meadowhead, Various groups, including baby yoga and sing and sign classes.

Tel 0114 2749512

Children’s Garden Parent & Child Group Sheffield Yoga Centre, Walkley, Wednesdays in term time, 10am – 12, Under 3s & parent/carers.

Contact Alys 07714445222 or

Christchurch DoreToddler Group Church Hall, Townhead Rd, Dore. Thurs 10:00-11:30am, term-time only.

Contact: Katy Sanders 0114 2363335

Christ Church Fulwood @ The Preschool Hub New mums/mums-to-be. Fri 10:30-12.

Men Behaving Dadly. For under 6s. One Sat a month 10-12.

For more info on these groups and for Christian groups please see:

The Crowded House The Crowded House Church, 215 Sharrowvale Rd. Weds 10- 11.30am. Baby room, snack and songs.

Contact: Rachel 0114 258 8339

Dads & Kids City Church, Jubilee Centre, Wilson Road, S11 8RN. For dads and their pre-schoolers, last Saturday each month, 10am

Contact 0114 268 2555 or

Dads’ Breakfast Parish Halls, Ringinglow Road, Ecclesall. First and third Saturdays, 8.30-10am.  Bacon rolls and coffee, toast and juice plus toys.

Dore Methodist Tunes for toddlers Church hall. Mondays 10 –11.30 term time only. Babies & pre-school children.

Contact Rosemary: 0114 236 3314

Ecclesall Church Baby & Toddler or Bumps & Babies Parish Hall, Ringinglow Rd.0 to Pre-school Mon, Tues & Weds, 10-11.30am. Adults £1.20  Children 50p each.

Bumps and pre-walking babies. Mon 10-11:30am, for £1.20.

Contact Helen 0114 2687574.

Endcliffe Playgroup Horizon Methodist Church, Neill Rd. Mon, Weds & Thurs mornings during term time.

Contact 07795 480174.

Free Range Playgroup For those considering home education. St. Oswald’s Church Hall, Abbeydale Rd, Thurs 10-12.

Contact Fi 07518 357552 or

German speaking playgroup St Timothy’s Church Crookes, once a month, on a Saturday 15.00-17.00

Contact Jutta 07833 164926

Growtheatre Woodland based youth theatre group.

Thursdays in term time. Years 3 &4 5pm-6pm, Years 5-7 6.05pm-7.35pm, Year 8+ 7.40pm-9.10pm.

Contact Rachel 07745465391

Jubilee MiniKidz City Church, Jubilee Centre, Wilson Road, S11 8RN.

For parents and pre-schoolers, Monday 10am during term time.

Contact 0114 268 2555 or

King’s Kids Toddler Group Monday 9.45-11.45 £2 per family. Everyone Welcome. The King’s Centre, Union Rd, Nether Edge.

Contact: 0114 250727 or like us on Facebook ‘King’s Centre Community Toddler Group’

La Leche League (Breastfeeding support) LLL Sheffield meets on the 4th Thursday of the month from 11am-1pm at Theatre Delicatessen on The Moor, for face-to-face breastfeeding support and information from an LLL accredited breastfeeding counsellor or “Leader”.


Les Petits Poissons French speaking group. Thurs 3.45-5.30 Walkley Community Centre.

Contact Sylvie 07982230762

Light Support group for mums with post-natal depression


Lighthouse After School Age 5-12, term time, Wed 3.45-5.30 £1. Bents green church hall.
Little Fish Parent & Toddler Group Banner Cross Methodist Church, Ecclesall Rd South. Mon 9:45-11:45am carers of babies & youngsters.

Contact Elaine Hall on 07971 469 900

Little Lights Bible stories, crafts and songs.

St Mary’s Church, Bramall Lane, monthly, Friday 10.30am-12.00pm.

Contact 0114 272 4987

Meersbrook Playcentre The Pavilion, Meersbrook Park Rd, Mon-Fr 9:30-11:30am. Babies and pre-school. £1.50 per family.

Contact: Becca on 258 9174 or check Facebook page: Meersbrook Playcentre

Mother of God Toddler Group Songs, snacks and play.

Mother of God Church, Abbeydale Rd (St Ronan’s Road entrance). Now every week, Weds 10:30am – 12pm (term time only). £1 per family.

Contacts: Martha 07968 872183 and Roz 07597 576 902

Mylnhurst Toddler Group Mylnhurst School and Nursery, Button Hill, Ecclesall.

Tues 9:15-10:45am, term-time only. Optional swimming lesson 9:30-10:00am.

Contact: Joannne 07932 160647

NCT Coffee Groups Dore/Totley/Broomhill/Greystones/Nethergreen/Walkley.

For full details please contact parent support coordinator 08442436259 or go to

NCT Sheffield home birth support group Support and inspiration to (future) parents from across the city.

Monthly meeting, at The Old Rectory, Handsworth. Free but donations to cover costs appreciated. Non-members welcome.

Contact or join Sheffield NCT home birth group on Facebook.

Nether Edge Parent & Toddler group Salvation Army, 12 Psalter Lane, Mon 10am & 1pm (term time only).

Contact: 266 8127.

Noah’s Ark Baby & Toddler group Wycliffe Independent Church, Hickmott Rd, Hunters bar, Weds &Thurs term time 9:45-11:15am

Contact: Rachel 07866677707 or 0114 2665287

Outdoor Kids Sheffield Wild Wednesday A short adventure that gets children active, outdoors and having fun in nature. At different locations in Sheffield or nearby in the Peak District.

Wednesdays 10am-12pm.

Contact Clare on 07932 655377,,

Peekaboo St Paul’s Norton Lees Lane, Weds 10-12, term time.

Contact 0114 2550144

Playmates Crafts, construction, role play, vehicles, play dough and a baby area. Healthy snacks provided for the children and hot drinks for the adults.

St Gabriel’s Church, Dobbin Hill, Greystones S11 7JB. Fri 9:45 – 11.15am. £2 for the first child and 50p for additional children.

Contact: Sarah 07904 787797 or

Pushchair Club Totley Rise Methodist Church Hall, Grove Rd. Thurs 1:30-3:00pm (open all year excl Xmas & May bank holiday).

Contact: Rachel 07912 352 543

Se Habla espanol en Sheffield Broomhall community centre Saturdays 10-12 for Spanish speaking families.


Sheffield NCT Bumps and Babies Group St. Andrew’s Hall, St. Andrew’s Rd, Nether Edge on Tues from 9.45am-12.15pm. £2 per week, unlimited tea & coffee. Open to pre-walkers only. No older walking siblings.

Contact: parent support coordinator 08442436259

Sheffield High Junior School Toddler Group 5 Melbourne Avenue, Broomhill. Fridays 9.15-10.30 term time only. All welcome.

Contact Junior School office on 0114 266 1435 or email for more info

ShipShape Dads’ Group Highfield Adventure Playground, Crowther Place, S7 1BJ Most Saturdays 10.30-12.30. Indoor and outdoor activities. Male carers and children welcome. Free, but donations appreciated.

Contact : Phil 07757634967

Sheffield Sling Surgery & Library Meet other parents in a social setting, try out and hire slings to keep your baby and small child close. Our events throughout the week can be found here:


Small Saints @ All Saints Friday fortnightly at the back of All Saints Church, Ringinglow Rd, Ecclesall 10-11:30am.

Contact: Helen 2687574

St Andrew’s Psalter Lane Parent & Baby Group Parents with bumps or babies -newborn to walking. Fri 10-11:30am (term time only).

Contact: Muriel 2551473 for details.

St Francis Baby & Toddler Group Thurs 10am – 11.30am during term time. Sandygate Road, S10. 1st session free. Ages 0 – 5 with parent/carer inc play, craft, singing & snack.

Contact: Sarah on 07748987460 or Maria on 07919920326.

St John’s Baby & Toddler Group Abbeydale Rd South, Fri 10-11:30am, term-time.

Contact: Danielle 07966 138862

St Mary’s Parent & Toddler Group St Mary’s Church & Centre, Bramall Lane. Every Wed 9:30- 11:30am.

Contact: Karen Cribb 266 3496.

St Oswald’s Baby & Toddler Group St Oswald’s Church Hall, corner of Abbeydale and Bannerdale Rd, S7 Mon 9.30-11.30 am. 50p per head.

Contact: Sally 2818472

St William Baby & Toddler Group St William of York Parish Centre, Ecclesall Road, Tuesdays 10-11.45am during term time.

Contact Alex 07815 614044 or Jo 07786 311354.

Sticky Fingers Baby & Toddler Group St Augustine’s Church, Brocco Bank, Thursdays in term time, 10-11.30am.  Waiting list in operation.

Contact Helen for details 07752546717.

Story Time @ Totley Library Wed 10.30-11.30am. Themed craft activities, songs and a story for preschool children. Suggested minimum donation of £1 per child to cover costs and support library funds.

Contact: Totley Library, 205, Baslow Road, Sheffield S17 4DT.

Totley All Saints Toddler Group All Saints Church Hall, Totley Hall Lane.

Weds 10-11:30am.

Contact: Andy Holme 236 2088 or of find the Facebook page.

Trinity Tots 1 & 2 Holy Trinity Church, Grove Rd, Millhouses. 10-11:30am on Wed & Thurs, term time.

Contact: Pat Kirbyshaw 236 2643

Woodland Kindergarten Playgroup Lynwood Gardens, Broomhall. Mondays, 10-11.30. £4 per family, no booking required. Free play, exploration, mud kitchen, crafts, fire cooked snack, singing.  Bring wellies and waterproofs!