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The link below will give a full list of the Toddler Groups we support, any body can access these groups regardless of where they live, unless the group has a waiting list. For anymore information on any of the groups please call our office Tel 2656158

Please bear in mind that those groups which have a TT symbol will not be open in the school holidays.If you are looking for activities in the holidays check out our Events page on this website or check our Facebook page as we regularly post activities and events on there.



****A big thanks to all  of you who give your time to volunteer at the toddler groups across the city. Here's our role of honour for 2018!****

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Volunteer Certificates 2019



1 year Certificate

Little Fishes @ St Georges

Jackie Haws

Ann Clough

Solomon Solomon

Lillian Willford

Ivy Renton

Ann- Marie Wynyard

Brunton Babies

Kerry Reed

Heaton Baptist

Heather Ski

Come and Play

Susan Ramsey

Jesmond Parish Church Bumps & Babies

Isabel Clifton

Westerhope Parent and Toddler Group

Christine Arnell

Marion Russell

Tiny Tots

Emma Hartle

Little Stars

Jared Vidrime

Sophie Patrickson

Anna Carellien

West Denton Church

Julie Smith

Throckley Parent and Toddler

Ashleigh Sydenham

Little Fishes

Jacqueline Rainford

Sheila Rutherford

Precious Toddlers

Julian Wale


Stephen Douglas

Al ihan

Maryam Shafiq

St Oswalds Parent and Toddler Goup

Angie Rossiter

Little Saints

Constance Okai

Ray Gray

Sally Hall

Age Assemble

Rebecca Echevarria

Bright Buttons Toddler Group

Sally- Ann




Victoria Jefferson

2years Certificates

St Roberts


Nuala Hedley

Holy Cross

Kim Ferrier

Valarie Norman

Tiny Tots

Sheila Parker

West Denton Church

Anita Gillies

Noahs Ark Parent and Toddler Group

Ken Ladzie


Kerry Naylor

Yvonne Frame

Hill Songs

Katie Etherton


Tots on Fridayz

Jo Thompson

3years Certificates

Trinity Toddlers

Margaret Gillon

Come and Play

Susan Gus

Gwen Taylor

St Francis

Michaela Knight

Little Stars

Jess Cunningham

Noahs Ark Parent and Toddlers

Margaret Bowers


4 years Certificate

Little Stars

Sarah Miller

Jennifer Vidrime

Al Ihsan

Aisha Ali 


5years Certificates

Trinity Tots

Ros Johnson

Liz Potts


Trinity Toddlers

Jennifer Kernghan


Jesmond Parish Church Toddler Group

Mary Stafford


Toddlers @JURC

Liz Waterstone


Holy Cross

Dawn Potter



Kath Smith


Little Stars

Fungying Koshy


West Denton Church

Irene Dinning

David Weatherley


Little Fishes 

Jacqueline Connell

Kerry Naylor


Messy Church

Gail Richardson


Westerhope Parent and Toddler Group

Jean Wood

Sue Gimson

Margaret Pitchford



Anne Byers

6years Certificates

Walkerville Toddler Group

Bill Sniton

Noahs Ark Parent and Toddlers

Linda Frazer



7years Certificate

Holy Cross

Joyce Thompson


8years Certificates

West Denton

Abi James

10years Certificates

Throckley Parent and Toddlers

Alison Sydenham


12years Certificates

Denton Burn Methodist

Margaret Taylor

Marje Murray


15years Certificates

Holy Cross

Sheila Thompson


Tiny Tots

Susan Johnson


18years Certificates

St Johns Parent and Toddler

Catherine Smith


19years Certificate

Holy Cross

Anne Lloyd


20years Certificates

Sacred Heart Parent and Toddle

Monica Jackson


22years Certificates

Sacred Heart Parent and Toddler

Maureen Jones

30years Certificates

St Johns Parent and Toddler

Joan Down


34years Certificates

Holy Cross

Sadie Gelderd

38years Certificates

Holy Cross

Eileen Mason

42years Certificates

Holy Cross

Valene Thompson




















The department of health recommend all children 6 months - 5  years are given vitamin supplements containing  vitamins A C and D every day. It is also recommended babies who are breastfed are given a vitamin D supplement from birth. its very hard to get enough vitamin D through food alone as it only naturally occurs in a few foods.For more information including

  • Vitamin drops if you qualify for Healthy Start
  • Recommendations for Bottle and Breast fed babies




Data Protection Policy

NAPI is required to maintain certain personal data about living individuals for the purpose of satisfying operational obligations.

NAPI currently holds data in relation to

  • Members of the charity
  • Members of the toy library
  • Members of the management committee
  • Members of staff
  • Suppliers
  • Individuals who have requested information about the charity.  
NAPI regularly reviews this information to ensure it is accurate and up to date. NAPI will never share the data it holds without the expressed consent of the owner of the data. NAPI has strict guidelines on the length of the time data is kept.
For more information on our Data Protection policy please contact us.

Our NAPI Staff Team is:

Karen Williams-Project Manager

Sarah Dickson-Support Worker

Julie Davison-Support Worker

Kelly Proudlock-Admin

Kelly Proudlock-Additional Needs Toy Librarian

Becca Freer-Play Practitioner

Zoe Stuart-Inclusion Worker

Debbie Newton-Inclusion Worker

Suzanne Nagel-Inclusion Worker















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