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Activities for Children and Families

Check out the Events page for termly programmes and one-off activities.

Aurora Art Club 

Parkminster Church, Minster Road, Roath, Cardiff. CF23 5AS


Fridays from 10:00am to 12:00pm in term time. 


Free art, craft and sewing workshops for the women and children, all levels of skill welcome.

DPIA  (Displaced People in Action)

Hastings House, Fitzalan Court, Cardiff. CF24 0BL

Tel: 029 2078 9733


Office open Monday to Friday from 9:30am to 5:00pm. 

The Children and Young Persons Project at DPIA delivers a programme of groups and activities for refugee and asylum seeking children and young people, under the age of 18 years. Weekly activities include family play sessions, after-school groups, baby and toddler groups, visits to local places, outings and day trips (during school holiday periods). 

Flying Start @ Oasis

69B Splott Road, Splott, Cardiff. CF24 2BW

Tel: 029 2046 0424


Thursdays from 1:30pm to 3:00pm

Stay & Play - toys, games, songs, snacks and more. For asylum seeking and refugee families only.

Grangetown Baptist Church - Parents & Toddlers

Grangetown Baptist Church, Cardiff. CF11 7HP

Tel: 07956 895818

Wednesdays from 9:30am to 11:15am  - TERM TIME ONLY


A chance to catch up with other mums and dads whilst the little ones play. Free of charge.


The Gate Arts Centre, Keppoch Street, Cardiff. CF24 3JW

Tel: 029 2048 3344


Fridays from 10:00am to 11:45am  - TERM TIME ONLY

Providing clothing and equipment for children aged 0 to 5 years. No referral needed. A 'stay and play' group is also ran at the same time giving you chance to meet other families, chat and relax with tea and toast!


69B Splott Road, Splott, Cardiff. CF24 2BW

Tel: 029 2046 0424


Mondays from 9:45am to 11:00am - Children's Creche

Thursday mornings - Parent & Child Journey

A range of family activities including day trips, arts and crafts and creche. Contact Sahar at Oasis for more information or to get involved.

Railway Gardens

Adeline Street/Railway Street, Splott, Cardiff. CF24 2BH

Tel: 07704 605197 / 07800 870095


Wednesdays from 3:15pm to 4:15pm - Forces of Nature (after school nature club for nursery and primary age)

Alternate Saturdays from 10:30am to 12:30pm - Wild Things (drop-in family nature and gardening activities)

A range of free family activities, some in term time only. Contact or check the website for up-to-date information.

WRC Playgroup at the Trinity Centre

Parkminster Church, Minster Road, Roath, Cardiff. CF23 5AS


Tuesday & Wednesday from 12:30pm to 2:30pm

Thursday from 10:30am to 12:30pm

Playgroup for parents with babies and toddlers. Contact Meryl for further information.

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