Norwood Better Start Area: Benton's Lane Children's Centre

Benton's Lane children's centre is part of the Norwood Better Start area, and is a children's centre delivery site for Better Start services funded by Lambeth Council. The Better Start offer in Norwood is managed and overseen by Hitherfield Primary School.
Due to covid restrictions, Lambeth Better Start children’s centres are offering a limited face to face service over the summer period, with families invited to attend by appointment. Buildings are not currently open on a drop in basis, and not all buildings will be staffed at all times.
If you would like Better Start children’s centre support on topics such as
• someone to talk to about any concerns you have
• home-based activities for your young children
• support with parenting
• support with feeding your baby
• support with feeding your family
• support and signposting if you are concerned about your children’s health or development
• support with managing your money
• support if you are at risk of homelessness
• support with finding employment
• support with your co-parenting relationship
during July and August 2020, please phone 020 7926 2369 from 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday or visit and fill in the online form. A member of staff will contact you on the next working day. You will also find lots of further information and activities by following the links on the web page.
This service record will be updated when plans for delivery of Better Start children’s centre services from September are finalised.


Address 1
18 Benton's Lane
SE27 9UD


020 3409 0704


Age range

0 to 4

Provider dates

Service end date
Still available
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