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  1. Days out for families

    If you are looking for fun days out or somewhere to go with your family or friends, please see this section for a range of ideas. In addition to the categories listed on this page, residents and visitors will find even more ideas, activities and places…
  2. Twins and multiple births

    So you have just found out you are having twins or more?  First of all - don't panic.  We have the low down on what to expect and how to make sure you have an enjoyable pregnancy and beyond.   For more information please look at…
  3. Managing your child's behaviour

    Most parents find bringing up their children very rewarding, but also pretty demanding. All children challenge the rules of behaviour they're set - this is just a part of growing up, learning and becoming and independent person. It takes time for a child to understand…
  4. Parenting

    Your job as a parent is one of the most important there is - and unlike many other jobs it doesn’t come with training or a handbook! All parents need advice and guidance at some point when they are bringing up their children and you…
  5. Things to do for families

    There are a wide range of activities for children and young people to do in and around Redbridge.  You will see the different activities on the right of this screen, but please take some time to read the advice below first, especially where you will…
  6. Parent and toddler groups

    Parent and toddler groups provide a meeting place for parents and carers with babies and small children to relax and chat together while children play. They offer opportunities for friendship, learning & fun! Groups are usually run and used by grandparents, childminders and nannies as…
  7. Volunteering opportunities

    Volunteering is a great way to help build your confidence, improve your skills, meet new people as well as gaining valuable experiences. There are many organisations and volunteering projects available within Redbridge which rely on individuals who are willing to get involved, so whatever your…
  8. Community support

    In this section you will find information about community based support services in Redbridge.  You may also be interested in the following services found in the local community: Charity shops Community centres  Cultural groups and organisations Library services Parks and open spaces  Post offices Recycling…
  9. Home based childcare

    What can a home based childcarer offer? Suitable for all ages You will either hire through an agency or will become their employer, responsible for salary and pensions (click here for details of employing someone as a nanny) Not typically registered, however can choose to register…
  10. Parenting Classes

    Parenting can be challenging but it can also be fun, rewarding, wonderful and exciting. There is something really special about being a mum or a dad, but there is not a set 'how to parent' guide. However, there are strategies you can try to counteract…
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