Newport Family Information Service

Newport Family Information Service


Provider Details

Gaer Community Network Childcare Services Playgroup
01633 784068/ 07786570669
Gaer Road


The Gaer Community Playgroup is open daily for up to 20 children, aged between 2 and 4 years. Our playgroup provides a friendly, stimulating environment in which children can learn and develop their potential through quality play provision. We have a low staff turnover and our qualified staff are DBS checked and hold first aid and child protection qualifications. We are a Quality for All playgroup and were awarded Highly Commended following our first assessment in March 2016.

Session Timings

Morning Sessions run from 9.15 am to 11.30 am. Afternoon Sessions run from 1.00 pm to 3.00 pm.

Cost: £7.50 per session.

Lunch – Children aged 3+ can stay for lunch at a cost of £1 extra per session, which extends the session by an hour (morning or afternoon). Parents/carers provide the packed lunch.

Wraparound Care

We offer wraparound care for children attending Gaer Nursery and Buzzy Bees Nursery.  The children attend Playgroup, have a packed lunch (provided by their parent/carer) and are taken to or from the Nursery depending on whether they attend morning or afternoon sessions.  The cost is £10.50 per session.

We also offer After School Club for children attending Gaer Primary School. Other schools may be accommodated on request. Please contact us on 07786570669 for further details.

Opening Hours
Monday 09:15 11:30 13:00 15:00
Tuesday 09:15 11:30 13:00 15:00
Wednesday 09:15 11:30 13:00 15:00
Thursday 09:15 11:30 13:00 15:00
Friday 09:15 11:30 13:00 15:00