Welcome to Luton’s Flying Start Children’s Centre

Luton Council works in partnership with midwives, health visitors and other health and early years services in order to deliver a range of activities that aim to improve life chances for all of our under-fives.

This page is designed to help parents choose which of the many activities on  the Flying Start Children’s Centre’s timetable will be most useful for each stage of their child’s development.

Postcode Checker

In order to discover which of the children centre areas you live in, please enter your postcode (including the space) in the search box below. If you want to know where a particular venue is- please look on the map.



Click the link to download a copy of the new Flying Start Children’s Centre Map

Contact Details and Timetables

What’s on? Session Information


Activities specifically designed for expectant parents. Come along to help you and your partner prepare for your baby’s arrival.

Bump to Babe

Pregnancy Club

Mellow Bumps

Baby Buddy


Aimed at parents with babies up to 6 months old, covering essentials for the new parent and baby.

Take 5 Café

Child Health Clinic

Baby Massage

Starting Solids

Infant Feeding

Child Health and Development

Children’s centre activities directly linking to the different stages of early years development, to help give your child a solid foundation for learning.

Stay and Play

Child Health Clinic

Child Development Checks

Baby Talk

Messy Play

Play and Learn (Peep)

Music Time


Flying Start deliver a range of evidence based programmes for different stages and needs, giving you a head-start and supporting you to feel confident as a parent.

Nurturing Programme

The Incredible Years ®

Bite Size Parenting Workshops

Strengthening Families, Strengthening Communities

Healthy Families: Right from the start with HENRY

Extra Support- Mellow Parenting

Our parenting programme is designed to equip you with tips and tools to increase your confidence for your parenting journey.

Please feel free to speak to one of our family workers for further information and if you are interested in attending

Advice and Information

Children’s centres are here to help. Staff can offer advice to families with any queries and/or signpost to other services for specialist support where needed. They are on hand during scheduled activities or can be contacted through your local centre.

Safe at Home

Healthy Start Vitamins

Time for 2s

Adult Learning

Parental Couple Relationships

Luton Family Information Service (FIS)

Are you a professional working with families in Luton who may need the support of a Children’s Centre?

Click the link to download a copy of the Flying Start Children’s Centre Service Request Form