Children's Information Service

We provide free, impartial information and advice on childcare, children’s centres, early education, funding and family support within Bournemouth.

Our friendly team are here to help you make the right choices for your family and can provide support and information about:

For a warm welcome and helpful advice you can phone, email or pop in and see us

Helpline opening hours:

Monday to Thursday – 8:30am to 5:15pm 
Friday – 8:30am to 4:30pm

Drop-in Centre opening hours:

Monday to Thursday – 9am to 4:30pm 
Friday – 9am to 4pm

Customer Service Centre
Town Hall
St Stephen’s Road
Bournemouth BH2 6EB
01202 456222
cis@bournemouth.gov.uk 

Search for childcare in your local and surrounding area on our FACTS website

Out of area support

Alternatively, for childcare and support outside of Bournemouth, please contact either:

Dorset Family Information Service
West Court
Colliton Park
Dorchester
DT1 1XJ

01305 221066

familyinfo@dorsetcc.gov.uk
www.dorsetforyou.com/fis

Or:

Poole Family Information Service
Dolphin Centre
Poole BH15 1SA

01202 261999
familyinformation@poole.gov.uk
www.boroughofpoole.com/familyinformation     

 

Contact Us

Telephone

General Enquiries

01202 451451

Address

Customer Services Centre

St Stephens Road
Bournemouth
BH2 6EB

Online

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