Grow Up Great
Grow Up Great is a website for families with children aged 0 -5 that live in the Cannock Chase district.
Contact Details
(07814 460019)
Chase Leisure Centre, WS114AL

Events & Activites
By Grow Up Great
Cinderella Panto @ Norton Canes
 Every Day  at Norton Canes Community Centre
 1:00pm till  
Santa Dash At The Stadium
 Every Day  at Grow Up Great Gardening @ The Stadium
 10:00am till  
By Grow Up Great
As any parent will tell you, babies and young children love to explore the world by putting things in their mouth. While most of the time this behavi...
 Grow Up Great    8th January 2020
I Know What You Did Last Summer! Last summer the number of deliberate grass and rubbish fires in Staffordshire more than quadrupled during the first t...
 Grow Up Great    8th August 2019
Help your baby to grow their best smile and prevent tooth decay by taking a little trip to the dentist even before their first teeth come through.Ever...
 Grow Up Great    27th March 2019
In 2017, the Council and Inspiring healthy lifestyles launched a new initiative - `From Pools to Park`, to capture local memories about Hednesford Par...
 Grow Up Great    29th January 2019
If you have a child that's 2 years old, you may be eligible to receive 15 hours per week of funded childcare through Staffordshire County Council's 'T...
 Grow Up Great    3rd December 2018
If you've been out and about around the area over the past year, you might have found a number of painted stones hidden in a variety of locations. The...
 Grow Up Great    12th September 2018
It's National Hedgehog Awareness Week! You might lately have found these lovely little creatures making a visit to your garden in the dead of night. W...
 Grow Up Great    10th May 2018
We've got some extra special sessions planned for March as part of Grow Up Great Month at Chase Leisure Centre! After Wednesday First Steps sessions c...
 Grow Up Great    28th February 2018
Happy Birthday to us! Grow Up Great will be one year old in February, so come and help us celebrate in half term! We're holding an event for families ...
 Grow Up Great    24th January 2018
The presents have been unwrapped, the turkey has been demolished, the kids are still bubbling away with excitement and the holidays have only just beg...
 Grow Up Great    12th December 2017
School closed? Wondering what else you can do to entertain the children? Take a look at some of our snow activities, that you can download below. Th...
 Grow Up Great    10th December 2017
Finding the right childcare provider for your family can involve lots of research and time. Luckily, Staffordshire Family Information Service has made...
 Grow Up Great    15th November 2017
It's nearly that time of year again when the dreaded flu virus makes an appearance. To tackle this, the Children's Flu vaccine is offered as a nasal s...
 Grow Up Great    19th October 2017
Know someone who's just had or just about to have a baby? Share this so they've got our number if they need it. Friendly, non judgmental, mother cent...
 Grow Up Great    10th October 2017
Parents with young children should be on the lookout for the signs of sepsis, a condition which affects around 250,000 people a year. Sepsis, or blood...
 Grow Up Great    21st June 2017
Exhausted new parents lose out on over 650 hours of sleep a year Research finds sleep deprivation is the most stressful challenge about becoming a par...
 Grow Up Great    11th May 2017
Folic acid is an essential vitamin if you are pregnant or thinking about havign a baby. Start 4 Life has provided the leaflet attached, which explains...
 Grow Up Great    15th February 2017
There's lots of information about to support families to make the best food choices to help children grow up great. One organisation that provides fam...
 Grow Up Great    15th February 2017
A new campaign that highlights the high levels of sugar found in children’s everyday foods and drinks has been launched to encourage parents to ...
 Grow Up Great    15th February 2017
One of the main concerns of every new parent is around sleep. Is the baby getting enough? Are they getting too much? When will I finally get some! The...
 Grow Up Great    15th February 2017
What is Healthy Start? With Healthy Start, you get free vouchers every week to spend on milk, plain fresh and frozen fruit and vegetables, and infant ...
 Grow Up Great    7th February 2017
The first years of a child’s life are very influential and childcare can play a huge part in their early education. Children learn best of all t...
 Grow Up Great    11th December 2016
We’re here! The new website for families with children aged 5 and under within the Cannock Chase area. We can’t wait for you to see all th...
 Grow Up Great    1st November 2016
By Grow Up Great
Beautiful Butterflies!
Butterflies are beautiful insects that are visible during the warmer months and their wings are often an explosion of colour. If, like us, you're drea...
 Grow Up Great
Build A Bongo
Below are instructions on creating your own bongo. You'll need a few bits and bobs like paint, pva glue, balloon, scissors, elastic band and cardboard...
 Grow Up Great
Tesco Eat Happy Project Berry Recipe
Tesco Eat Happy Project is an initiative run by the supermarket giant who 'want the next generation to have a healthier and happier relationship with ...
 Grow Up Great
Mad For Maraccas
Here's another tip to turn some yoghurt pots and rice into amazing maraccas. Download instructions below. Adult supervision required...
 Grow Up Great
Sorted With Stick Weaving
Grab a couple of lollipop sticks, some wool and you're off to become a world class weaver.. well there's no harm in aiming high! Follow the instructio...
 Grow Up Great
Let's Play By Change 4 Life
Change 4 Life have created this fab poster with lots of fun ways to get moving through play. Why not print it out and have a go!...
 Grow Up Great
The Play Manual
If you're looking for inspiration for parties, playgroups or perhaps you just need some free fun at home, then we've got lots of games in this handy m...
 Grow Up Great
Silly Snakes
'S' is for...silly snake. Have fun with your little one and create a 'silly snake'. We're sure it will be ssssssuper... Adult supervision required...
 Grow Up Great
Camhs Self Care Tips & Links
The CAMHS Child and Adolescent Mental health Service has some tips and links to support on a range of topics.Bullying, self-esteem, worrying, problems...
 Grow Up Great
Health For Kids Feelings Resources
Health for Kids is a fantastic resource for health-related subjects for children aged 4-11 years. Health for Kids introduces a new and different way f...
 Grow Up Great
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