Children are always ready to shake the tree of knowledge - Loris Malaguzzi

Mission Statement

Greenfields and Havelock Children's Centres serve the community of South Southall.

We provide education and care for children from birth to five and offer a range of integrated services for the whole community. 

We help to prepare children for the challenges of life and give them the skills to be able to think for themselves, be creative and make well balanced decisions.

Centre Aims

  • The Centre is committed to providing a welcoming and inclusive environment where everyone is valued and cultural diversity is celebrated.

  • We encourage all children and parents/carers to develop positive self-esteem and become well motivated, independently lifelong learners.

  • We provide a broad and balanced holistic curriculum, which meets the needs of the individual and good practice based on research within the Early Years Foundation Stage.

  • We provide a safe, secure, creative, innovative and inspiring environment, which nurtures a life long learning programme.

  • We involve children/parents/carers/extended family and wider community as partners in the learning journey.

  • We work with multi-agency professional teams and promote an integrated approach to early intervention for children and families with additional needs.

  • We provide an inclusive environment where everyone is valued irrespective of race, religion, culture, gender, background, disability or age.

  • We continue to develop a team where all staff have high expectations of the child; where staff are valued, committed and motivated with opportunities for both personal and professional development.

  • We value and foster a listening culture whereby children and adults are heard and respected.

  • We strive to meet the needs of and empower the local community with a particular focus on children under five and their families.