The Rise Children’s Centre is based at The Oaks, Chippenham

The Rise Children’s Centre
The Oaks
SN15 1DU

Tel: 01249 463040


Opening Times

Monday to Friday 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Further details of groups and courses run by The RISE Trust can be found here…..Parenting Workshops in Wiltshire – The Rise Trust

Being A Parent
EPEC (Empowering Parents, Empowering Communities)
An 8-week programme
focusing on positive parenting strategies. Please phone for more information.
Call to express your interest. Free childcare/ transport possible by prior agreement

Better2Gether Funding
You may be entitled to claim up to 15 hours of free childcare for your two-year-old. Please contact us for information or for support to apply.

Baby Steps
A perinatal programme covering the weeks just before and after birth

Call to express your interest

Outreach Support
One to one support when you need it most for a range of issues, which can affect family life (parenting, debt, mental health issues, housing employment etc.).
Appointments can either be in your own home or at the centre.
Call to express your interest.

Chat, Chill, Connect
Outdoor play in local parks for children ages 0-5 and their parents to play and connect with others.
Call for locations/times

Wiltshire Health Trainer
One to one sessions. Friendly support to improve your health and make positive lifestyle changes. Access through Wiltshire Council website or ask a staff member

Bookstart Corner
Exciting 4-6 week programme all about reading and rhymes. Encourages language development. For children from 18mths old
Call to express your interest.

Ready, Steady School
4 Interactive sessions for parents and children who are starting school. Activities include preparing to read and write, making friends and managing emotions. Becoming independent and Jargon busting!

A rolling programme for
women who are experiencing, or who have experienced, domestic abuse. It aims to empower you, build confidence and help you learn to recognise the signs of abuse.
Please call for dates and to book your space. Free childcare / transport possible by prior agreement.

Freedom Forever
A course for mums who have completed the Freedom programme. It provides support to move on increase assertiveness and to respond to the specific effects of exposure on children.
Please call for dates and to book your space. Free childcare / transport possible by prior agreement.

Baby Massage
A 5-week course for
parents with young babies.
Please phone for more information.

Baby & Me
Sessions for new parents with non-mobile babies. These sessions include information on oral health, language and communication and safety at home.
Call to express your interest.

Challenging Behaviour
A 4-week workshop to discover techniques and tips on how to deal with children’s feelings and encourage positive behaviour.
Call to express your interest.