Local Group ServicesLocal Group Services

The Luton directory has information on wider community groups running in Luton: https://directory.luton.gov.uk/kb5/luton/directory/home.page

Those services we have heard that are back up and running are listed below. Please note we are not officially ‘recommending’ any of these as we are not involved in the content/running of the sessions. Please note some will have a cost.

  • Pushchairs in the Park with Rhymetime at the end- Every Wednesday 10am to 11am at Wardown Park until end of December- Meet at the playground area- free, no need to book
  • Groundwork’s wild play free sessions teach families how to use the outdoors to play and learn- various locations in Luton on Thursdays 10am to 11am May- October- contact molly.rice@groundwork.org.uk or 07702941445
  • Hullaballoo (0-4) and Babybaloo (under 1) at Stopsley Baptist Church at various days/times: https://www.facebook.com/sbcearlyyearshullabaloo
  • Ragdolly Annas- at Bushmead Community Hub- Friday Music and Rhyme session for 0 to 5 years ragdollyannas.com
  • Jolly Beans- at various locations in Luton- something everyday- music, rhymes and movement sessions and baby groups (40 mins) Call 07918 32450 or Email jollybeansgroups@gmail.com details on: https://www.facebook.com/jollybeansgroups/
  • Baby Massage with Babylosophy www.iaimbabymassage.co.uk Contact Babylosophy.luton@gmail.com or 07743557488
  • Active Luton Family Fitness Sessions- contact 01582400272 or email communities@activeluton.co.uk
  • Grow It, Cook It, Share It!’ course for families with children aged 2 – 5 years, up at Futures House in Marsh Farm from the 16th September. Sessions run every Thursday morning from 11am – 12noon for 6 weeks. Booking link here: https://growitcookitshareitmarshfarmluton.eventbrite.co.uk
  • Tiddlers Toddlers Group at St Hughes Church- Thursdays 9.45am to 11.30am. Contact: 01582 664433 https://www.sthughs.org.uk/

If you have a health related concern for your child then please contact the Luton Health Visiting Service https://www.cambscommunityservices.nhs.uk/luton/childrens or ring the Help Line 0300 555 0606 They can also be contacted through Parentline – a confidential advice and support text messaging service for Luton parents and carers of children aged 0-19 years – 07507 331886

If you are concerned about the welfare of a child (0 to 18 years old) please call the MASH on 01582 547653. For out of normal working hours emergencies please call 0300 300 8123


You can now collect Healthy Start vitamins from:

Hightown Community Sports & Arts Centre
(Concorde Street, Luton, LU2 0JD)
Collection times:
– Monday 11am – 4pm
– Wednesday 11am – 4pm
Contactless payments or Healthy Start vouchers only

Lea Manor Recreation Centre (Northwell Drive, Luton, LU3 3TL)
Lewsey Sport Park (Pastures Way, Luton, LU4 0PF)

Collection times:
– Monday to Friday 11am – 4pm
– Saturday 10am – 1pm