Dads Programs

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Fathering for the Future-Caring Dads

July 2nd-September 17th (Monday and Thursday EVENINGS)

Families Matter is offering the Caring Dads program. The program helps fathers strengthen healthy relationships with their children. The program is offered twice per week. Caring Dads is designed for fathers who want to change behaviors that can lead to violence, or are at risk of exposing their children to abusive or neglectful behaviors. Fathers participating in the program will learn strategies to cope with frustrations, develop realistic expectations and change their perspective to better understand, and meet the needs of their children. Caring Dads means safer children. Please note : upon registration you will be contacted by Mike for intake for this program. Dinner Provided. 

$ Cost (CAD): No Cost, Fully Subsidized

#3404 25th St. N.E., Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Childcare is available: Cost: $0./00

Dates

July 02, 2020

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

July 06, 2020

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

July 13, 2020

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

July 20, 2020

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

July 27, 2020

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

August 06, 2020

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

August 13, 2020

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

August 20, 2020

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

August 27, 2020

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

September 03, 2020

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

September 10, 2020

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

September 14, 2020

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

September 17, 2020

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Participant -July 2 - September 17 : 1/15

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Postpartum Depression Education for Dads

July 8th – July 15th   (Wednesdays) 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Postpartum Information and Support for Dads

PPD affects the entire family. We invite the Dad’s to join us in order to better understand postpartum difficulties and depression.  Dads will learn strategies that can help Mom feel better. Getting better—getting through it stronger than before. Relationship and communication tools will be discussed.

This program is limited to 10 Dads and is facilitated by Jory & Amanda McMillian, who have experienced PPD and will share how to effectively move through this.

 

$ Cost (CAD): No Cost, Fully Subsidized

#3404 25th St. N.E., Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Childcare is available: Cost: $0./00

Dates

July 08, 2020

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

July 15, 2020

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Participant : 2/10

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Be a Great Dad

July 8th-August 19th   (Wednesdays) 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Please note: This is a 7  Session Program and you must attend all sessions.

A program for Dads only, led by a male facilitator. The program focuses on building your confidence by offering you a chance to learn and try out effective strategies for communication, positive discipline, and role-modeling as well as fostering self-esteem. The program will help you put the limited time you do have to good use; creating positive experiences for you and your child. What better way to learn than from other dads who share their experiences of struggle and joy along the journey.

$ Cost (CAD): No Cost, Fully Subsidized

Unit 300, 7930 Bowness Road N.W, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Childcare is available: Cost: $0./00

Dates

July 08, 2020

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

July 15, 2020

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

July 22, 2020

6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

July 29, 2020

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

August 05, 2020

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

August 12, 2020

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

August 19, 2020

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Participant : 6/12

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Fathering for the Future-Caring Dads

All of our Fathering for the Future – Caring Dads classes will be postponed until we can gather in person again.

If you would like to know more about the program, start the intake process, or learn more about resources and supports we can offer you, please call: Mike at 403-589-0559.

Families Matter is offering the Caring Dads program. The program helps fathers strengthen healthy relationships with their children. The program is offered twice per week. Caring Dads is designed for fathers who want to change behaviours that can lead to violence, or are at risk of exposing their children to abusive or neglectful behaviours. Fathers participating in the program will learn strategies to cope with frustrations, develop realistic expectations and change their perspective to better understand, and meet the needs of their children. Caring Dads means safer children. Please note : upon registration you will be contacted by Mike for intake for this program. Dinner Provided. 

$ Cost (CAD): No Cost, Fully Subsidized

#300, 7930 Bowness Road N.W., Calgary, Alberta

Childcare is available: Cost: $0./00

Dates

September 24, 2020

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Participant - Jan 13 - March 19 : 0/0

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