Small Wonders Childcare is owned by Shankill Women’s Centre. It is a social economy business set-up to provide high quality state-of-the-art childcare for parents living and working in the Greater Shankill area and beyond. We are committed to providing a safe, secure, friendly and stimulating environment for all children in our care.
We provide the highest quality of care and comfort for your child in a safe and friendly environment. Your child will enjoy our early learning programme using planned play activities allowing them to grow and reach their full potential. Small Wonders supports all registered Childcare Voucher schemes.
- Monday – Friday 7:30am – 6:00pm
- Part-time – (20 Hours) at times that will accommodate you
Small Wonders I
Small Wonders 1's outside play area is themed to represent a learning experience of landmarks around Northern Ireland including Harland & Wolfe Cranes, Carrick-a-rede Rope Bridge, Belfast Castle, Scrabo Tower, Cave Hill, Marble Arch Caves and the Titanic all in miniature form.
We are registered for 7 babies with a 1:3 ratio (staff to children). A beautiful, bright, airy and comfortable room that will encourage and promote your baby’s development.
Registered for 17 toddlers with a 1:4 ratio (staff to children). A large well equipped, exciting room for toddlers to explore and learn, and gain some independence.
- We offer care for babies & toddlers from 6 weeks to 3 years
Small Wonders II
Small Wonders 11’s outside play area is built around the theme of peace. There is a statue of the Angel of Thanksgiving made from willow and a miniature peace bridge incorporated with other outside play items. The ground is also blue with pictures of fish swimming in the ocean.
The reason for the water theme is that when asked, majority of children in the local area said water and seaside is what represents peace for them.
We are registered for 6 babies with a 1:3 ratio (staff to children). A beautiful, bright, airy and comfortable room that will encourage and promote your baby’s development.
Registered for 24 pre-school children (aged 3-5years) with a 1:8 ratio (staff to children). A large well equipped, exciting room for toddlers to explore and learn, and gain some independence.
We have an excellent seperate sleep room for babies located in the pre-school room in the shape of a boat. It has port holes to enable us to view the babies at all times.
Registered for 36 after-school children with a 1:8 ratio (staff to children). A large well equipped, bright and comfortable room that will promote your child's to develop and allow them to explore and learn.
- We offer care for babies & toddlers from 6 weeks to 11 years
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