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Holidays - childcare and things to do

The following holiday playschemes are running during half-term, Monday to Friday, 26-30 October 2020. Some places on all of the holiday playschemes listed below are free and reserved for vulnerable children. Professionals working with children should contact the playschemes direct to discuss referring a child for one of these places.

Elizabeth House, 2 Hurlock Street, N5 1ED
Time: 9am to 5.30pm
Cost: £100 pw (£50 concessions)
Age: Reception to 13 years
Booking: childrensactivities@elizabeth-house.org.uk

Hanley Crouch Community Association, Brickworks, 42 Crouch Hill, N4 4BY
Time: 8.30am to 5.30pm
Cost: £20 per day
Age: 4-12 years
Booking: admin@hanleycrouch.org.uk

Highbury Roundhouse @ Aubert Court Community Centre,
Avenell Road, N5 1BL

Time: 9am to 5pm
Cost: £14.70 per day
Age: Reception to 13 years
Booking: www.highbury-roundhouse.org.uk

Hilldrop Community Centre, Community Lane, Hilldrop Road, N7 0JE
Time: 9am to 5.30pm
Cost: £20 Islington residents; £25 non-Islington; £18 sibling; £15 SEND
Age: 4-11 years
Booking: www.hilldrop.org.uk/play-project

Hornsey Lane Estate Community Centre, Hazelville Road, N19 3YJ
Time: 8.30am to 5.30pm
Cost: £20 per day
Age: 4-11 years
Booking: irene@hleca.org.uk

Mary's, St Mary's Church, N1 2TX
Time: 9am to 5pm; extended day sessions: 8.30-9am and 5-5.30pm at additional cost
Cost: £24 per day; £2 for each additional half-hour session per day
Age: 6-12 years
Booking: www.marys.org.uk/play-scheme

Childminders can also provide holiday childcare. Use the directory to find a childminder in your area, or phone the Family Information Service for advice.

For more information and help finding childcare contact: Islington Family Information Service (FIS): fis@islington.gov.uk or 020 7527 5959.

Please be mindful of the latest government guidance when considering childcare over the holiday.

Access to Sports runs free activities during holidays; see website for details.

Islington's Adventure Playgrounds will also be open.