Welcome to Millmead Children's Centre
Welcome to our website where you can discover more about the activities, services and information we offer.
We're here to help local families with children from 0 to 16 years of age by providing information, advice and services. We can also help with returning to work, finding childcare, family support, family health, and much more.
The children's centre opened in 2003 and delivers services in partnership with a number of other agencies. We provide services for all the community - why not look at our web pages to see if there is something that interests you?
Next Friday 22nd March from 12.30-2.00PM is the official opening of The Happy Days Cafe and our refurbished garden! It is being held by East Kent College, Thanet Rotary Club and Mark Harwood all of whom are partners in this exciting event. Hope to see you there.
Millmead Children's Centre Partnership Limited (MCCPL) is a community mutual, a not-for-profit organisation, which ensures that the centre provides the services that its community wants and needs.
It costs £1 to become a member, which gives the opportunity to be involved in making the decisions that will ensure that the Centre develops to help you and people like you. If you are interested in becoming a member, please contact us.
MCCPL OFSTED OUTSTANDING JUDGEMENT
Outstanding across the board in all 19 categories
Millmead Children’s Centre Partnership Limited (MCCPL) are proud to announce their recent Ofsted inspection judgement as Outstanding. In addition to being judged as Outstanding overall, the Centre has achieved the incredible accolade of being judged as Outstanding across the board in all 19 separate categories. This is a rare achievement only enjoyed by one other of the 97 Children’s Centres in Kent.
The report states “Millmead Children’s Centre is highly effective in improving the lives of local families and children. The centre’s warm and inclusive welcome is apparent from the first point of contact, by telephone or directly at reception, and has helped it to become a focal point within its community. As such, the centre is a place where families from all target groups mix exceptionally well and have fun together, while valuing the outstanding services on offer.”
Staff, volunteers, children, parents, partner agencies and community members have been celebrating their huge joint achievement.
Managing Director Averil Schram when talking of the Centre’s success said “this is a huge achievement for MCCPL and we have been preparing for some time. We have an incredible team and this achievement is shared by everyone. Staff, volunteers, children, parents, partner agencies and community members were all a part of the success of this inspection and we would like to thank each and every one of them. Our outcomes for children and families in Millmead are the strongest evidence that we are an outstanding Children’s Centre. We are all so very pleased for all concerned.”
To celebrate their success MCCPL are having a party for children and families from the area with a strong focus on fun activities to acknowledge the outstanding judgement.
Our Mission Statement:
MCCPL seeks to promote and develop a thriving local community
where families and their children are empowered to seek a positive
future in which they are healthy safe and achive their full potential in
respect of emotional and economic well being.