New Cross & Deptford Families First

Providing Quality Family Learning and Support


New Cross & Deptford Families First Ltd is a not for profit organisation based in Lewisham. We are a highly experienced team of qualified Early Years and Family Practitioners, a Senior Administrator and a primary teacher. Collectively we have over 70 years of childcare and education experience. We understand the needs of families and how to engage with families to achieve positive outcomes

We are based at St James Family Learning Centre in New Cross which was established in 1999 by the Southwark Diocese Board of Education and the London Borough of Lewisham to address issues of inequality in education South London. Over the last fifteen years we have worked in partnership with Children's Centres, local schools and other voluntary organisations to provide activities that promote lifelong skills and a love for learning. 

Our Team