Children activities and groups in your community

There are many ways in which you and your child can get involved in your community.

You may want to join a group, attend a local event or visit one of our centres. These support networks can help you to build relationships and a strong friendship group with parents who are in a similar situation to you.

Local groups

In Kent there are a number of voluntary organisations, support groups and advice charities active that can help you, often for free.

To find local groups you can:

Library services

We have a range of resources available to make our services accessible for everyone. This includes; induction loops, large printed books, accessibility software on our computers, easy access books and e-books.

Our library service also allows your child to help to develop their interpersonal skills through their clubs:

If you or your child has a disability, you also qualify for our exempt card.


To make sure your child keeps active and healthy, there are many opportunities for them to get involved in sporting activities.

To find sport groups you can: