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Caregiver Support & Education

SUMMER CAMP REGISTRATION WHICH STARTS: MAY 1, 2020 @ 9 A.M.

Through the agency as well as formal and informal partnerships, Family Futures Resource Network has been intent on providing caregiver education and skill building programs to encourage attachment and positive parenting practices. These evidence based programs utilize Triple P Parenting; Group Triple P Parenting; Positive Discipline; and the Search Institute’s 40 Developmental Assets. Parent capacity-building support group’s help parents learn strategies to strengthen the parent-child relationship and provide safe and nurturing environments.

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All Ages

 

Baby NET (Navigating Experiences Together)-Online

This spin-off of our Healthy Starts Program is designed for all new parents. Becoming a new parent is one of the most exciting, challenging and remarkable things we will ever do. Every day there are firsts, and new experiences to navigate. Join us each week as we provide information and support on a variety of different topics to help you and your baby through those first weeks and months at home.

Dates:

 

Count-to-Ten Anger Management – Parent Version Zoom Online Sessions

Parenting can be an emotional roller coaster. At times it is full of joy and love and other times it can be scary, frustrating, and overwhelming.  Sometimes you may also feel anger as a parent which is normal. But how you express and manage your anger is the important piece. If you are interested in learning about anger, how it affects your body and mind, healthy ways to express anger, identifying your anger triggers, and exploring a variety of anger management strategies, including communication skills and self-care, this program is for you. This 5-week program is designed to support parents in understanding how anger is affecting their life, and to provide tools to help manage anger and allow them to develop a personal Anger Management Plan.

 

Zoom log in information for this session will be emailed to registered individual.

 

Registration:
Online

Dates:
June 9, 2020 - July 7, 2020

 

Handle With Care- Zoom Session

Did you know that supporting your child’s social-emotional development when they are young is one of the best investments you can make in their future? Skills such as the ability to manage emotions, build positive self-esteem, and develop healthy relationships do not come naturally and need to be taught.  In this interactive program, you will learn easy and simple ways to promote positive mental health and well-being through basic strategies and everyday interactions.

Registration:
Online

Dates:
August 12, 2020 - August 19, 2020

 

Kids Have Stress Too!

All children will experience stress and anxiety at times throughout their lives.  The Kids Have Stress Too 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 than can be introduced immediately to positively impact children’s social and emotional development.

 

Registration:
Online

Dates:
July 16, 2020 - July 30, 2020

 

Managing Motherhood- Zoom Online Sessions

Motherhood is not as easy as it can seem! Whether it is your first or fifth child, the postpartum period can be challenging.  If you are experiencing signs of postpartum depression/anxiety, are having a hard time adjusting, or just want to be around other moms going through similar challenges, Managing Motherhood could be a good fit.  In this program, we will discuss topics such as relationships, communication, bonding with your baby, self-care and much more.

Zoom log in information for this session will be emailed to registered individuals.

Registration:
Online

Dates:
June 11, 2020 - July 30, 2020

 

New Parents Connect- Zoom Sessions

Are you a family with a new baby up to six months old? Do you wish you could meet other new parents to learn and discuss your experiences? Join us for our new virtual program, New Parents Connect. This is an hour long, discussion based weekly program that’s all about sharing common experiences about a variety of topics, including birth stories, development, feeding, parenting styles, and more. Just one or all parents of the new baby are welcome to join.

Registration:
Online

Dates:
July 14, 2020 - August 18, 2020

 

Triple P Group- Dealing with Disobedience

Dealing with Disobedience : The Positive Parenting Program (Triple P) aims to foster strong parent-child relationships by empowering parents with tips, tools and strategies that encourage appropriate behaviour in their children. This program is aimed at parents of children birth to 12 years, although many of the techniques are recommended from age 2 and up.  Registration Required.

Registration:
Online

Dates:
August 6, 2020

 

Triple P Group- Developing Good Bedtime Routines

Developing Good Bedtime Routines: The Positive Parenting Program (Triple P) aims to foster strong parent-child relationships by empowering parents with tips, tools and strategies that encourage appropriate behaviour in their children. This program is aimed at parents of children birth to 12 years, although many of the techniques are recommended from age 2 and up.  Registration Required.

Registration:
Online

Dates:
August 20, 2020

 

Triple P Group- Hassle-Free Shopping with Children

Hassle-Free Shopping with Children: The Positive Parenting Program (Triple P) aims to foster strong parent-child relationships by empowering parents with tips, tools and strategies that encourage appropriate behaviour in their children. This program is aimed at parents of children birth to 12 years, although many of the techniques are recommended from age 2 and up.  Registration Required.

Registration:
Online

Dates:
August 27, 2020

 

Triple P Group- Managing Fighting and Aggression

Managing Fighting and Aggression : The Positive Parenting Program (Triple P) aims to foster strong parent-child relationships by empowering parents with tips, tools and strategies that encourage appropriate behaviour in their children. This program is aimed at parents of children birth to 12 years, although many of the techniques are recommended from age 2 and up.  Registration Required.

Registration:
Online

Dates:
August 13, 2020

 

Triple P Seminar- Raising Confident, Competent Children

Raising Confident, Competent Children: The Triple P Seminar ( 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.  Join us for a variety of workshops where we will explore helpful strategies for some common challenges parents face. These workshops are aimed at parents of children birth to 12 years. Join one or join them all.

Registration:
Online

Dates:
July 15, 2020

 

Triple P Seminar- Raising Resilient Children

Raising Resilient Children: The Triple P Seminar ( 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.  Join us for a variety of workshops where we will explore helpful strategies for some common challenges parents face. These workshops are aimed at parents of children birth to 12 years. Join one or join them all.

Registration:
Online

Dates:
July 22, 2020

 

Triple P Seminar- The Power of Positive Parenting

The Triple P Seminar ( 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.  Join us for a variety of workshops where we will explore helpful strategies for some common challenges parents face. These workshops are aimed at parents of children birth to 12 years. Join one or join them all.

Registration:
Online

Dates:
July 8, 2020