Octagon Family Hub

Family Hub at Octagon

Octagon Family Hub, we are a welcoming and friendly community space that provides a ranges of services such as - 

  • midwifery clinics
  • fun play and stay sessions
  • healthy lifestyle activities
  • parenting support programmes
  • youth provision

Our dedicated and enthusiastic staff team are here to support and meet the needs of the community and improve outcomes for all children young people and their families. We work closely with Fenchurch Family Hub

Come along and visit, enjoy our facilities and find out more about the support and services we provide.

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Opening hours

Monday to Friday 8.30am to 5pm
Closed weekends


Octagon Family Hub
Walker Street


01482 587 550


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 Most of the sessions take place during term-time only. Check with your local Family Hub before attending during school holidays.

Octagon Family Hub activity timetable

Day Time Session Venue
Monday 1 to 2pm Baby Book Club to New 6 week session
Bring to life some of your favourite stories and books. Take a book to keep at the end
Octagon Family Hub
  1.30 to 2.30pm Baby Time
Sensory play, singing, and Music up to 12 months or non-mobile children
Octagon Family Hub
  2:30 to 3:30pm Baby Massage
Helps with colic, digestion, relaxation and sleep. Promotes 
interaction and bonding with babies 6 weeks onwards
Booking required
Octagon Family Hub
Tuesday 1 to 2pm Little Learners
Session aimed at 0 to 5yrs. Includes messy play, sensory and crafts
Octagon Family Hub
  11am to 3pm Breastfeeding Peer Support Group
Friendly group for help and advice on breastfeeding
Cups and Scoops, 209 Chanterlands Avenue
Wednesday  1.30 to 3pm Explore and More
Indoor or outdoor fun, creative and interesting session promoting nature inspired activities for all children
Octagon Family Hub