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Coronavirus (COVID-19): updates and advice, including help if you are struggling financially


Beaminster Children's Centre (West Dorset Family Partnership Zone)

Beaminster Children's Centre coronavirus update

Beaminster Children's Centre (West Dorset) is now closed.

We're still available to offer support to you and your family. Contact us at our West Dorset Family Partnership Zone:

If you're worried about the immediate safety of a child or young person contact our Children's Advice and Duty Service:

Children's Advice and Duty Service

Name: Single point of contact for safeguarding concerns
Tel: 01305228866
Full contact details for Children's Advice and Duty Service

Foodbanks in the West Dorset area

Find foodbanks on our Family Information Directory in:


The about our Children's Centres page explains the different services Children's Centres can offer. 
Contact West Dorset Family Partnership Zone (FPZ) for a full list of their services.
Beaminster Children’s Centre work closely with both Lyme Regis and Bridport Children’s Centres.

Activity programme

Contact us at the West Dorset FPZ for information about our activity programme. We run a range of activities and events for families. We may be able to come and pick you up if you can't make your own way to a session. 

The Beaminster Children's Centre building may not be open at all times. Contact the West Dorset FPZ if you need advice or support as our staff will still be working in the Beaminster area.

Building facilities

Facilities include a:

  • sports hall 
  • funky retro café and kitchen. Here we run cooking sessions
  • small courtyard play area 
  • large meeting room/training room

We work in partnership with the Prout Bridge Project and share the building. To book any of the rooms and facilities, please contact the Prout Bridge Project for more information:


The centre has accessible toilets and disabled access.

Opening hours

Family Partnership Zone staff are present Monday to Friday, 9am to 1pm. If you need to speak to a member of staff after 1pm for advice and information, please contact the West Dorset FPZ.

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There is no parking at the centre.

Find out more about Children's Centres

Learn more about Sure Start Children's Centres, how to get involved and extra support for your family.   

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