Cross Gates

Primary School

Respecting Others, Learning Together, Moving Forward

Cross Gates

Primary School

Respecting Others, Learning Together, Moving Forward

Children's Centre

Welcome to the Cross Gates & Manston Children's Centre.  We are a busy centre at the heart of the community.  Attached to Cross Gates Primary school, the team is committed to creating a safe, reliable and caring  environment in which you and your family feel accepted and respected through an inspiring service where equality is key. 

Meet the team!

Meet the team! 1 Catherine Scales (Family Outreach Worker)
Meet the team! 2 Helen Linton (Centre Manager & Safeguarding Lead)
Meet the team! 3 Julie O'Reilly (Family Outreach Worker & Admin)
Meet the team! 4 Marion Allen (Senior Family Outreach Worker)

Our Wonderful Volunteers

Our Wonderful Volunteers 1 Lisa, Catherine, Sarah, Dawn

Breast Feeding Peer Support Group

Breast Feeding Peer Support Group 1 (L-R back row) Fiona, Deme, Jo, Sarah, Laura (L-R Front row) Emma and Steph
Breast Feeding Peer Support Group 2 Kate

We're proud of our 'Good' with 'Outstanding' OFSTED report, click below to read:

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16 Days of Action Against Violence November 2019

Summer 2019


What a fantastic community event we held this summer. Thank you to all the volunteers and families who attended our Children and Young People Day on Friday 9th August. It was an excellent day for everyone. 

December 2018

16 Days of Action White Ribbon Event - Thank you to all who supported, we raised an amazing £91.21 which will go towards Leeds Women's Aid supporting women and families affected by domestic violence and abuse.

November 2018

The Children's Centre raised £93 for the Children In Need appeal, well done to everybody who took part!

Useful Contacts:

The Family Information Service: 0800 731 0640

or visit their website

Police (non-emergency): 101

Leeds Domestic Violence Helpline: 0113 2460401

Children’s Social Care: 0113 2224403

NHS Direct: 111

Tax Credits Helpline: 0345 300 3900

New benefit claims: 0800 055 6688

Family Lives Helpline (Parentline) 0808 800 2222

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