The Nurturing Programme

For: Families with children under 5 years old. Specific criteria: Universal – open to all families.

Overview: The Nurturing Programme aims to help adults understand and manage feelings and behaviour and become more positive and nurturing in their relationships with their children and each other. It encourages an approach to relationships that gives children and adults an emotionally healthy start for their lives and learning.

The Nurturing Programme is based on the Four Constructs which are the building blocks of emotional intelligence and relationship skills.

Benefits: Improving parent / child relationships.

Delivered by: Highly trained staff from a variety of backgrounds.

Length of course: This group is delivered over 10 weeks for 2.5 hours per session.

Referral: Please contact the Children’s Centre directly- details are below and found on the useful contacts page

Creche: Childcare will be provided (up to a certain amount of children) please mention on referral/booking


Flying Start South in The Mall (LU12TW)

Tuesday Mornings starting the 19th September

Call 01582 482957 or email

Flying Start Central at Beech Hill Primary (LU48BW)

Wednesday Afternoons starting the 27th September

Call 01582 393440 or email

Flying Start Central at Stopsley Baptist Church (LU27XP)

Tuesday Mornings  starting the 19th September

Call 01582 393440 or email

Flying Start North at Redgrave Gardens (LU33QN)

Wednesday 1-3pm starting the 27th September

Call 01582 595190 or email

Flying Start West at Dallow Road (LU11LZ) or Foxdell School (LU11UP)

Thursday Mornings Start Date TBC

Call 01582 616604 or email

Stepping Stones

9a George Street West (LU12BJ)

Monday 24th July 2017, running until 25th September

Please call them to enquire and book 01582 457114

For more information or assistance, call Flying Start on 01582 548336 or email