0 to 5 Early Years Mental Health & Emotional Wellbeing

Bonny Downs Community Association

Food Bank

  • They are open Wednesdays 11.30 am – 2 pm at Bonny Downs Church, 18 Darwell Close, London E6 6BT.
  • Parents or carers will need to bring a referral voucher.  Parents or carers can arrange this by booking an appointment with a frontline care professional who knows about their situation. If parents or carers are not sure how to get a voucher, they can call the Trussell Trust free helpline on 0808 2082138 (open Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm) to speak confidentially to a trained Citizens Advice adviser.
  • YouTube Video: https://youtu.be/Y2Qg-iNOrdw

 For more information please visit Foodbank - Bonny Downs Community Association

Community Food Club

  • E6 Residents only.
  • For just £5 per visit, parents and carers can come and choose the items they need most at a low, discounted price.
  • Food Club on Thursdays from 11am-1pm at the same site, Bonny Downs Baptist Church, 18 Darwell Close, East Ham, E6 6BT.

For more information please visit Introducing the Bonny Downs Food Club! - Bonny Downs Community Association

Newham Nurture

Pregnancy Sessions

  • Covers topics such as support, pregnancy care, preparing for labour and birth, birth options, understand your rights, and what to expect in the first 24 hours a baby is born
  • Crèche is provided for any children ages 0-4 during these sessions


Baby&Me Sessions – for Mothers and babies up to 2 years.


Peer Support

  • Fellow Mothers who live in the local area
  • They received accredited training through the programme
  • Different languages are available
  • Support can be provided in person, online or by telephone
  • URL Link for NCT Peer Support: https://youtu.be/Gc8Y91gzQRA



For more information please contact newham.nurture@nct.org.uk or visit https://www.nct.org.uk/about-us/community-support-programmes/newham-nurture

A self-referral form is also availble if parents or carers would prefer someone to call them: Newham Nurture - Referral form (office.com)

Last updated: 21/08/2023

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