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Kids Have Stress Too

November 2nd and  November 9th  (Mondays) 6:30pm-8:30pm

Learn how to recognize stress in children. Identify the key role relationships with parents and caregivers play in helping children learn to manage stress. Practice age-appropriate stress-management techniques that help teach children to relax and become more resilient.

Learn effective ways to promote positive emotional development and self-regulation in young children. For parents of children 6-12.

*This class will be presented through an online ZOOM platform, accessible by computer or cell phone.

 

$ Cost (CAD): No Cost, Fully Subsidized

Dates

November 02, 2020

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

November 09, 2020

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Participants : 10/18

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Terrific Toddlers (Online Class)

November 10th-December 8th  (Tuesdays) 9:30am-11:30am

This program will be delivered online via ZOOM.  A link to the zoom group session will be sent prior to the session.

Explores the normal developmental changes and challenges in children 18 months-4 years.  Topics such as normal developmental changes and challenges, understanding parenting styles and their effect on behaviour, learning through play, positive discipline, avoiding power struggles, effective communication and self-esteem.  Bring your questions! Certificate upon completion.

$ Cost (CAD): No Cost, Fully Subsidized

Dates

November 10, 2020

9:30 am - 11:30 am

November 17, 2020

9:30 am - 11:30 am

November 24, 2020

9:30 am - 11:30 am

December 01, 2020

9:30 am - 11:30 am

December 08, 2020

9:30 am - 11:30 am

Participant : 16/16

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How to Talk So Little Kids Will Listen (Online Class)

November 10th – December 8th  (Tuesdays) 6:30pm -8:30pm

*This class will be presented through an online ZOOM platform, accessible by computer or cell phone. Space is limited to 16 participants.

How do you respond to the toddler who won’t brush his teeth? The preschooler who pinches the baby? The child who throws everything she can reach? It’s hard to be a little kid. It’s hard to be an adult responsible for that little kid. And it’s really hard to think about effective communication when the toast is burning, the baby is crying and you’re exhausted. Help is on the way. Join us for this five week program to navigate and thrive in these important years. Ideal for parents/caregivers of children ages 2 – 7 years old.

$ Cost (CAD): No Cost, Fully Subsidized

Dates

November 10, 2020

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

November 17, 2020

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

November 24, 2020

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

December 01, 2020

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

December 08, 2020

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Participant : 16/16

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Helping Your Child Learn to Recognize and Manage Their Stress and Emotions (Online Class)

November 10th, 12th, 17th,  and 19th  (Tuesdays and Thursdays) 7:00pm-8:30pm

These classes will give parents the tools, strategies and resources to help their children reduce and learn to effectively cope with stress, and to understand and be better able to express their feeling.

Learn about  the signs and symptoms of stress from your child’s point of view and understand your own stress response and coping skills. This understanding will promote the mental well-being and resilience of your family. Our fourth class will address parent/caregiver self-care and awareness to support you. This class is for parent and caregivers of children ages 2 to 7.

These classes are being presented through an online ZOOM platform, accessible by computer or cell phone. Space is limited to 18 participants.

$ Cost (CAD): No Cost, Fully Subsidized

Dates

November 10, 2020

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

November 12, 2020

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

November 17, 2020

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

November 19, 2020

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Participant : 9/18

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How to Talk So Little Kids Will Listen (Online Class)

November 11th – December 9th  (Wednesday) 6:30pm -8:30pm

*This class will be presented through an online ZOOM platform, accessible by computer or cell phone. Space is limited to 18 participants.

How do you respond to the toddler who won’t brush his teeth? The preschooler who pinches the baby? The child who throws everything she can reach? It’s hard to be a little kid. It’s hard to be an adult responsible for that little kid. And it’s really hard to think about effective communication when the toast is burning, the baby is crying and you’re exhausted. Help is on the way. Join us for this five week program to navigate and thrive in these important years. Ideal for parents/caregivers of children ages 2 – 7 years old.

$ Cost (CAD): No Cost, Fully Subsidized

Dates

November 11, 2020

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

November 18, 2020

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

November 25, 2020

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

December 02, 2020

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

December 09, 2020

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Participant : 13/18

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Mom and the Law (Online Class)

November 19th (Thursday) 6:30pm-8:30pm

Are you a mom who is in the process of separating or divorcing? Do you have questions that you would like to ask a lawyer? Join us for this moms only, information session.

This class is being presented through an online ZOOM platform, accessible by computer or cell phone. Space is limited to 14 participants.

$ Cost (CAD): No Cost, Fully Subsidized

Dates

November 19, 2020

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Participant : 5/14

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Dad and the Law (Online Class)

November 25th (Wednesday) 6:30pm-8:30pm

Are you a dad who is in the process of separating or divorcing? Do you have questions that you would like to ask a lawyer? Join us for this dads only, information session.

This class is being presented through an online ZOOM platform, accessible by computer or cell phone. Space is limited to 14 participants.

$ Cost (CAD): No Cost, Fully Subsidized

Dates

November 25, 2020

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Participant : 0/14

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How to Talk So Little Kids Will Listen (Online Class)

January 12th – February 9th  (Tuesdays) 6:30pm -8:30pm

*This class will be presented through an online ZOOM platform, accessible by computer or cell phone. Space is limited to 18 participants.

How do you respond to the toddler who won’t brush his teeth? The preschooler who pinches the baby? The child who throws everything she can reach? It’s hard to be a little kid. It’s hard to be an adult responsible for that little kid. And it’s really hard to think about effective communication when the toast is burning, the baby is crying and you’re exhausted. Help is on the way. Join us for this five week program to navigate and thrive in these important years. Ideal for parents/caregivers of children ages 2 – 7 years old.

$ Cost (CAD): No Cost, Fully Subsidized

Dates

January 12, 2021

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

January 19, 2021

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

January 26, 2021

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

February 02, 2021

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

February 09, 2021

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Participant : 2/18

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Terrific Toddlers (Online Class)

January 13th-February 10th  (Wednesdays) 9:30am-11:30am

*This class will be presented through an online ZOOM platform, accessible by computer or cell phone. Space is limited to 18 participants.

Explores the normal developmental changes and challenges in children 18 months-4 years.  Topics such as normal developmental changes and challenges, understanding parenting styles and their effect on behavior, learning through play, positive discipline, avoiding power struggles, effective communication and self-esteem.  Bring your questions! Certificate upon completion.

$ Cost (CAD): No Cost, Fully Subsidized

Dates

January 13, 2021

9:30 am - 11:30 am

January 20, 2021

9:30 am - 11:30 am

January 27, 2021

9:30 am - 11:30 am

February 03, 2021

9:30 am - 11:30 am

February 10, 2021

9:30 am - 11:30 am

Participant : 5/18

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Circle of Security Parenting - Evening Program (Online Class)

January 13th-March 3rd (Wednesdays)   6:30pm-8:30pm

*This class will be presented through an online ZOOM platform, accessible by computer or cell phone.

This is a 8 class course. Minimum attendance at 7 classes is required for certificate of completion.

No Childcare Available

The Circle of Security is a relationship based early intervention program designed to enhance attachment security between parents and children. Decades of university-based research have confirmed that secure children exhibit increased empathy, greater self-esteem, better relationships with parents and peers, enhanced school readiness, and an increased capacity to handle emotions more effectively when compared with children who are not secure.

$ Cost (CAD): No Cost, Fully Subsidized

Dates

January 13, 2021

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

January 20, 2021

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

January 27, 2021

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

February 03, 2021

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

February 10, 2021

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

February 17, 2021

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

February 24, 2021

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

March 03, 2021

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Participant : 12/15

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