Millwoods Family Resource Centre Society

FAMILY SUPPORT & PARENT EDUCATION

Family Support and Parent Education Programs help parents build their skills and confidence in providing a nurturing environment for their children. 

These programs offer information, education, and support to families in the community, through: structured groups; child care (children’s programming provided while parents attend selected adult programs); as well as over-the-phone and drop-in support.

**RECENTLY ADDED!!**

FREE TWO-SESSION WORKSHOP FOR PARENTS OF CHILDREN 2 TO 12 YEARS

All children will experience stress and anxiety at times throughout their lives. The Kids Have Stress program developed by the Psychology Foundation of Canada is designed to give caregivers the tools they need to understand children’s stress and promote the development of effective stress management skills and resiliency from a young age.

Participants will leave the program with practical, child-friendly stress management strategies that can be introduced immediately to positively impact children’s social and emotional development.

*Registration Required. Limited Child Care Available.*
Wednesday, Mar 15 & Mar 22 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Southminster Steinhauer United Church 10740 - 19 Ave NW

 

**RECENTLY ADDED!!**

TRIPLE P DISCUSSION GROUPS AT SUMMERSIDE RESIDENTS ASSOCIATION

The Positive Parenting Program aims to foster strong parent-child relationships by empowering parents with tips, tools and strategies that encourage appropriate behaviour in their children. A strong emphasis is placed on helping children learn, develop and grow. Join us for a variety of workshops where we will explore helpful strategies for some common challenges parents face. Join one or join them all!

For parents of children ages: 0 to 10 years.

  • DEALING WITH DISOBEDIENCE: Saturday, Feb 18, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
  • DEVELOPING GOOD BEDTIME ROUTINES: Saturday, Mar 11, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
  • MANAGING FIGHTING & AGGRESSION: Saturday, Apr 22, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
  • THE POWER OF POSITIVE PARENTING: Saturday, May 6, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Summerside Residents Association: 1720 - 88 Street SW

 

PRESENTED IN PARTNERSHIP WITH ALBERTA HEALTH SERVICES