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Henry Family Children's Centre

Children's centre room hire

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Located in Pakenham next to John Henry Primary School. This centre offers community kindergarten (funded), Maternal Child Health Service, Irabina Autism Services, playgroups and various community groups.
Booking details

Rooms are available to hire (on application) for professional children-related services and activities (excluding birthday parties and events) 7 days a week. Proof of a valid Working with Children's Check card and insurance is required.

145 Henry Road, Pakenham
Contact details

Community room 1

Community room 1 and the adjoining outdoor play area has been designed for children up to 5 years. It is often used for playgroups, first-time parent groups and other child and family related classes and activities. Includes use of toys and resources.

  • children and adult table and chairs
  • high/low art sinks
  • outdoor play area
  • kitchenette
  • early years toilets

Community room 2

Perfect for all group activities involving children but has been designed with an ECIS (Early Childhood Intervention Services) focus. It is often used for professional services offering physical therapy, pediatric clinicians, playgroups and other child related activities. Outdoor play area is a sensory area. 

  • high/low art sinks
  • children tables and chairs
  • outdoor play area
  • glass petition to split room in half
  • outdoor sensory play area built into landscape

Consulting room

There are 3 consulting rooms off the communal lounge/waiting area. These are perfect for clinicians and professionals looking to hire a space to offer their services.

  • comfort
  • privacy
  • internet and phone services
Other services
Limited parking available
Other building features
Wifi, accessible building.
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