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Support Services During the Holidays

Support services available to students during the holiday period.

Access to food during the October half term

Wirral Foodbank

Feeding Birkenhead, a Feeding Britain Pilot Scheme, provides places where families can access food during the October half term.

 

Saturday 20th October

Hot Meal and a Movie

6.30pm – 9pm

Core Project, Bidston Rise Community House, 29 Clover Drive

Dee Sferrazza, debbie64sferrazza@yahoo.com

 

Monday 22nd October

Free Breakfast Club

9.30am – 11am

Café at the St James Centre, 344 Laird Street, Birkenhead, CH41 7AL

Eve Barrett, eve.barrett@corganisers.org.uk, 0151 670 9974

 

Free Packed Lunches

Bobs Place at Carr Bridge Community Centre, Carr Bridge Road, Woodchurch, CH49 8EU

Moira McAdam, welcometobobsplace@hotmail.com, 07553 060 901

Matt Gibbs, carrbridgemakeithappen@gmail.com, 0151 606 8913

 

Jolly Tots

9am – 11am

St James Centre, 344 Laird Street, Birkenhead, CH41 7AL

Eve Barrett, eve.barrett@corganisers.org.uk, 0151 670 9974

 

Hot Lunch, activities and Packed Tea Take away

11am – 1.15pm

Core Project, Bidston Rise Community House, 29 Clover Drive

Dee Sferrazza, debbie64sferrazza@yahoo.com

 

Stay and Play at Birkenhead Boys Club

10 – 3pm

Free includes packed lunch Trampolining, pool, football, arts and crafts, mini sports and gym

 

Stay and Play, and Breakfast (ages 6-14)

10am – 12.30pm

Gautby Road Play and Community Centre, 69 Gautby Road, Bidston, CH41 7DS

Luke O’Dowd, luke@gautbyroad.co.uk, 0151 652 5645

 

Community Dinner (free for children) followed by Social Supermarket

11.30am – 2.30pm

Beaconsfield Community House, Beaconsfield Close, Rock Ferry, CH42 3YN

Ema Wilkes, ema@neocommunity.org.uk, 07447 913 888

 

Say and Play and Lunch (ages 6-14)

2pm – 4.15pm

Gautby Road Play and Community Centre, 69 Gautby Road, Bidston, CH41 7DS

Luke O’Dowd, luke@gautbyroad.co.uk, 0151 652 5645

 

Halloween Arts and Crafts family Creative Day and Lunch Packs for Children

12pm – 3pm

Carr Bridge Community Centre, Carr Bridge Road, Woodchurch, CH49 8EU

Moira McAdam, welcometobobsplace@hotmail.com, 07553 060 901

 

Monday Club

12pm – 1.30pm

St James Centre, 344 Laird Street, Birkenhead, CH41 7AL

Eve Barrett, eve.barrett@corganisers.org.uk, 0151 670 9974

 

Community Trip to North Wales

All day trip for families. Booking required.

Wirral Deen Centre, 371 – 375 Borough Road, CH42 0HA

info@wirraldeencentre.org.uk

 

Soup and Sandwiches

11am-1pm

Place of Welcome at Rock Ferry Salvation Army Community Church, Old Chester Road

 

Tuesday 23rd October

Free Breakfast Club followed by Adventures in the Library and Free Lunch

9.30am – 1am

Café at the St James Centre, 344 Laird Street, Birkenhead, CH41 7AL

Eve Barrett, eve.barrett@corganisers.org.uk, 0151 670 9974

 

Free Packed Lunches

Bobs Place at Carr Bridge Community Centre, Carr Bridge Road, Woodchurch, CH49 8EU

Moira McAdam, welcometobobsplace@hotmail.com, 07553 060 901

Matt Gibbs, carrbridgemakeithappen@gmail.com, 0151 606 8913

 

Hot Lunch, activities and Packed Tea Take away

11am – 1.15pm

Core Project, Bidston Rise Community House, 29 Clover Drive

Dee Sferrazza, debbie64sferrazza@yahoo.com

 

Stay and Play at Birkenhead Boys Club

10am – 3pm

Free includes packed lunch Trampolining, pool, football, arts and crafts, mini sports and gym

 

Kids eat free at the Crossroads Cafe

10.45am – 1.15pm

Rock Ferry Salvation Army Community Church, Old Chester Road

 

Community Dinner (free for children) followed by Social Supermarket

11.30am – 2.30pm

Beaconsfield Community House, Beaconsfield Close, Rock Ferry, CH42 3YN

Ema Wilkes, ema@neocommunity.org.uk, 07447 913 888

 

Hama Beads, Pool, Hoops, Balls & Ropes, and Breakfast (ages 6-14)

10am – 12.30pm

Gautby Road Play and Community Centre, 69 Gautby Road, Bidston, CH41 7DS

Luke O’Dowd, luke@gautbyroad.co.uk, 0151 652 5645

 

SJC Teens Pumpkin Carving and Make your own Snack 50p

School years 6-8

Café at the St James Centre, 344 Laird Street, Birkenhead, CH41 7AL

Eve Barrett, eve.barrett@corganisers.org.uk, 0151 670 9974

 

Pool, Football, and Lunch

2pm – 4.15pm

Gautby Road Play and Community Centre, 69 Gautby Road, Bidston, CH41 7DS

Luke O’Dowd, luke@gautbyroad.co.uk, 0151 652 5645

 

Kids Club Autumn Themed Activities

Free Hot Dinner

4.30pm – 6.30pm

Beaconsfield Community House, Beaconsfield Close, Rock Ferry, CH42 3YN

Ema Wilkes, ema@neocommunity.org.uk, 07447 913 888

 

Wednesday 24th October

Free Breakfast Club

9.30am – 11am

Café at the St James Centre, 344 Laird Street, Birkenhead, CH41 7AL

Eve Barrett, eve.barrett@corganisers.org.uk, 0151 670 9974

 

Free Packed Lunches

Bobs Place at Carr Bridge Community Centre, Carr Bridge Road, Woodchurch, CH49 8EU

Moira McAdam, welcometobobsplace@hotmail.com, 07553 060 901

Matt Gibbs, carrbridgemakeithappen@gmail.com, 0151 606 8913

 

Community Dinner (free for children) followed Artists in Residence

10am – 2pm

Beaconsfield Community House, Beaconsfield Close, Rock Ferry, CH42 3YN

Ema Wilkes, ema@neocommunity.org.uk, 07447 913 888

 

Kids Cooking Adventures with Debbie £1

Booking required age 8 upwards

10.30am – 12.30pm

Café at the St James Centre, 344 Laird Street, Birkenhead, CH41 7AL

Eve Barrett, eve.barrett@corganisers.org.uk, 0151 670 9974

 

Hot Lunch, activities and Packed Tea Take away

11am – 1.15pm

Core Project, Bidston Rise Community House, 29 Clover Drive

Dee Sferrazza, debbie64sferrazza@yahoo.com

 

Halloween Family Tea Party

Booking required £1 for adults 50p for children

2pm – 4pm

Café at the St James Centre, 344 Laird Street, Birkenhead, CH41 7AL

Eve Barrett, eve.barrett@corganisers.org.uk, 0151 670 9974

 

Thursday 25th October

Free Breakfast Club

9.30am – 11am

Café at the St James Centre, 344 Laird Street, Birkenhead, CH41 7AL

Eve Barrett, eve.barrett@corganisers.org.uk, 0151 670 9974

 

Free Packed Lunches

Bobs Place at Carr Bridge Community Centre, Carr Bridge Road, Woodchurch, CH49 8EU

Moira McAdam, welcometobobsplace@hotmail.com, 07553 060 901

Matt Gibbs, carrbridgemakeithappen@gmail.com, 0151 606 8913

 

Family Creepy Crafts and Bacon Butties

10am – 11.30am  Free

St James Centre, 344 Laird Street, Birkenhead, CH41 7AL

Eve Barrett, eve.barrett@corganisers.org.uk, 0151 670 9974

 

Badge Making, Pool, Football, and Breakfast (ages 6-14)

10am – Midday

Gautby Road Play and Community Centre, 69 Gautby Road, Bidston, CH41 7DS

Luke O’Dowd, luke@gautbyroad.co.uk, 0151 652 5645

 

Hot Lunch, activities and Packed Tea Take away

11am – 1.15pm

Core Project, Bidston Rise Community House, 29 Clover Drive

Dee Sferrazza, debbie64sferrazza@yahoo.com

 

Community Dinner (free for children) followed by Social Supermarket

11.30am – 2.30pm

Beaconsfield Community House, Beaconsfield Close, Rock Ferry, CH42 3YN

Ema Wilkes, ema@neocommunity.org.uk, 07447 913 888

 

Stay and Play at Birkenhead Boys Club

10am – 3pm

Free includes packed lunch Trampolining, pool, football, arts and crafts, mini sports and gym

 

Masks, Pool, Dodgeball, and Lunch (ages 6-14)

2pm – 4.15pm

Gautby Road Play and Community Centre, 69 Gautby Road, Bidston, CH41 7DS

Luke O’Dowd, luke@gautbyroad.co.uk, 0151 652 5645

 

Kids Club Autumn Themed Activities

Free Hot Dinner

4.30pm – 6.30pm

Beaconsfield Community House, Beaconsfield Close, Rock Ferry, CH42 3YN

Ema Wilkes, ema@neocommunity.org.uk, 07447 913 888

 

 

Friday 26th October

Free Breakfast Club

9.30am – 11am

Café at the St James Centre, 344 Laird Street, Birkenhead, CH41 7AL

Eve Barrett, eve.barrett@corganisers.org.uk, 0151 670 9974

 

Free Packed Lunches

Bobs Place at Carr Bridge Community Centre, Carr Bridge Road, Woodchurch, CH49 8EU

Moira McAdam, welcometobobsplace@hotmail.com, 07553 060 901

Matt Gibbs, carrbridgemakeithappen@gmail.com, 0151 606 8913

 

Open Play in the Café

10am – 2pm

Crafts and Lunch in the Café

St James Centre, 344 Laird Street, Birkenhead, CH41 7AL

Eve Barrett, eve.barrett@corganisers.org.uk, 0151 670 9974

 

Community Dinner (free for children) followed by Social Supermarket

11.30am – 2.30pm

Beaconsfield Community House, Beaconsfield Close, Rock Ferry, CH42 3YN

Ema Wilkes, ema@neocommunity.org.uk, 07447 913 888

 

Completion of Pumpkin Carving, Coffin and Gravestone Making

Carr Bridge Community Centre, Carr Bridge Road, Woodchurch, CH49 8EU

Matt Gibbs, carrbridgemakeithappen@gmail.com, 0151 606 8913

 

Fish and Chips at the Green Hut with St James Centre, Neo and Gautby Road

12 – 2pm

Trip to the Green Hut in Moreton, for fish and chips and games on the field

Booking required, pick up from either Beaconsfield, St James Centre or Gautby Road

50p per child

St James Centre, 344 Laird Street, Birkenhead, CH41 7AL

Eve Barrett, eve.barrett@corganisers.org.uk, 0151 670 9974

 

Reptile Club with Snacks (ages 6-14)

3pm – 4pm

Gautby Road Play and Community Centre, 69 Gautby Road, Bidston, CH41 7DS

Luke O’Dowd, luke@gautbyroad.co.uk, 0151 652 5645

 

Saturday 27th October

Hot Meal and a Movie

6.30pm – 9pm

Core Project, Bidston Rise Community House, 29 Clover Drive

Dee Sferrazza, debbie64sferrazza@yahoo.com

Barnardo’s

www.barnardos.org.uk

 

Childline

08001111

www.childline.org.uk 

 

Kooth

www.kooth.com

 

Teen Wirral

www.teenwirral.com

 

The Open Door Centre

0151 639 4545

www.theopendoorcentre.org

 

Response

0151 666 4123
response@wirral.gov.uk

 

Wirral Brook

0300 123 5474

www.brook.org.uk/find-a-service/regions/wirral