Kennedy Leigh Family Centre, Hendon

Kennedy Leigh Family Centre, Hendon, London

How to find the Kennedy Leigh Family Centre

Kennedy Leigh Family Centre,
Edgeworth Close,
Hendon,
London
NW4 4HJ

Phone: 020 8809 8809

Who is this service for?

The Kennedy Leigh Family Centre provides services for children and their families.

What we do

For 0–5 year olds

  • Parent and toddler group ‘2Gether AM & 2Gether PM’ offering painting, arts and crafts, themed play, cooking, soft play and a healthy snack – morning or afternoon sessions available.
  • Parent and toddler group ‘Rainbow Group’ providing yoga sessions for babies and young children with special educational needs and disabilities; soft play and a sensory room for them and their siblings; and emotional and practical support to mums and dads.

For children and young people

  • Special Educational Needs and Disabilities Service providing multi-professional support, including early years support, to children up to the age of 19 who have difficulties in learning and development, language and communication, motor impairment, or emotional, social and behavioural difficulties.
  • ‘Siblings Group’ offering ongoing support for 7–11 year olds who have a sibling with special educational needs and disabilities.
  • Group ‘Stepping Up’ to build confidence and self-esteem of 7–11 year olds going through social and emotional difficulties.
  • Art therapy.

For parents

  • Mum and babies group ‘Twins & More’ offering support to mums who have had twins or triplets – 10–11.30am on Mondays, Wednesdays or Thursdays.
  • Parenting programme ‘Strengthening Families, Strengthening Communities’ to support parents to raise happy and successful children.
  • Benefits and welfare advice on topics such as housing, employment, immigration and debt.

For families

  • Specialist Play Practitioner providing learning opportunities through play for families with children aged 0–11 years with additional needs or disabilities.
  • Practical and emotional support.
  • Confidential advice and care, including home visits.
  • Direct work with children and families with issues including bereavement, abuse and domestic violence, bullying, addiction, family breakdown and financial hardship.

For everyone

Sara’s Kitchen is a life skills training kitchen with flexible, tailor made programmes operating out of the Kennedy Leigh Family Centre in Hendon. We operate under the supervision of the London Beth Din and can be accessed full or part time.

The service is for adults with learning difficulties over the age of 18 years old who have an interest in catering and would like to learn new skills to help them live independently or pursue employment in catering.

The kitchen is open Monday – Thursday, 9:30am – 4.30pm