We believe every family should have the support they need to develop and lead more fulfilling lives.
Our family and children’s services are designed for the whole family, helping you to balance your busy weekdays and get the most out of family time spent together.
We provide a wide range of children’s, youth and family services in Havering and Barking & Dagenham, Dartford, Woolwich and Thamesmead.
Click here to view our children’s services policies.
Nurseries & Pre-schools
YMCA Thames Gateway run Ofsted registered nurseries & pre-school facilities, each offering to meet the individual needs of every child.Learn more
Filled with fun, games & laughter our parties are suitable for children up to age 14. A range of add-on options are also available.Learn more
Perfect for functions and events! Let us come to you with a wide range of toys, games and activities for 0 - 8 year old's.Learn more
Before & After School Clubs
After a tiring day at school, our after school clubs provide a safe and relaxing environment where your child can enjoy a range of activities.Learn more
We provide fun, active and affordable holiday programmes with a wide range of activities and opportunities for all ages.Learn more
Our clubs are a safe space for young people to make friends, develop physical, mental and social skills and have lots of fun!Learn more
Parent & Toddler Groups
An opportunity for parents & children to socialise and enjoy a range of fun activities.Learn more