St. Paul's Community Trust


Children We are proud to announce that, for the second consecutive time, our Children’s Centre has achieved the grade of Outstanding during its Ofsted inspection. Ofsted described the Children’s Centre as having “An excellent understanding of the needs of local families and provide highly effective support at the right time.” Anita Halliday, Chief Executive said “We are thrilled that our staff have shown we are up there with the best in the country. So are the parents we work with, and our partner agencies, who are all part of the winning team.” Read more.

What's New:

Snow in Balsall Heath!

Chritmas Open Day

Thanks to some theatrical inventiveness it was snowing in Malvern Street on the 13th December! The winter scene welcomed families to the Christmas Open Day where people had the chance to meet Santa! The day was also a chance for Balsall Heath Children’s Centre to celebrate the publication of the results of its latest ‘Outstanding’ Ofsted inspection.

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Christmas Open DayChristmas Open Day - 13th December

Balsall Heath City Farm

11 am – 3 pm

Face painting
Art & craft activities

Visit Santa in his Grotto £3 per child.

For more details contact 464 6349.

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Firewok1Nursery On Fire!

On Wednesday 5th of November, St. Paul’s Nursery had an unusual bonfire in their playground, with help from Hywel and Jake who work at Balsall Heath City Farm.

A fire was set in a purpose made ‘Fire Wok’ for the children to watch and warm their hands by.

It was a lovely experience for children who had the chance to explore the open fire and to celebrate bonfire night…

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Junior College StudentsJunior College

St Paul’s Junior College has been developed to support 16 and 17 year olds who have barriers to education and employment. The college provides valuable practical learning and offers vocational qualifications as well as English and Maths. To enrol contact Thieba on 0121 464 8660 or email

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BHCC referralsReferral for Children's Centre

For Professionals who wish to refer a family to the Children’s Centre.

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Tel: 0121 464 4376

St. Paul's Community Development Trust
Hertford Street
Balsall Heath
B12 8NJ

Registered in England & Wales: 1429707
Charity No: 508943

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