The Nurture Barn

The Nurture Barn is an inclusive indoor and outdoor play centre for babies and toddlers. They welcome all children, including those with special needs. The downstairs play area is suitable for babies and offers:

  • wooden pen area
  • ride ons
  • climbing equipment
  • cafe

The upstairs area is aimed at toddlers and pre-school children.  This offers:

  • books
  • fancy dress outfits
  • treehouse
  • wooden village
  • climbing area
  • train section

The Nurture Barn encourages learning through play to support early learning. All toys have been chosen to support children’s development.

You do not need to book.  Find costs for The Nurture Barn.

They also haveg a Facebook page for parents and carers of under 5’s with special needs.

Who the service provides for

0 to 5 years old.

Hours of operation

Monday to Friday, 9am to 3pm.
Saturday to Sunday, 10am to 3pm.

Phone number

01371 810870

Operational locations

  • Braintree


The Nurture Barn
Braintree Road
Great Bardfield