Parent Classes

Select Location


Parent Tip Time - Stay Connected (An Informal Parenting Conversation and Connection Group)

May 12th  (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 20 participants.

Have you taken a parenting class and want to talk about how some of your learning in the class is meeting the reality of family?

Do you sometimes wonder if you learned anything in your class (lol)!

Do you feel a bit alone out there without your usual parent connections?

Join Laurie Florence for a fun and supportive check-in on parenting and sharing of stories.

Regardless of what class you may have taken, we are here to listen, problem solve, laugh, and connect.

No fee.

$ Cost (CAD): No Cost, Fully Subsidized

Dates

May 12, 2021

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Participant : 0/20

register now

Raising Your Spirited Child - Working with Temperament - (Online Class)

May 12th – May 26th (Wednesdays)  6:30pm-8:30pm

Discover the best ways of helping your child reach his/her potential, by matching your parenting methods with their individual temperament traits. In this workshop we discuss security, growth and new routines, nine temperament traits, individual personality differences, and taking the power out of power struggles.

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

 

$ Cost (CAD): No Cost, Fully Subsidized

Dates

May 12, 2021

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

May 19, 2021

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

May 26, 2021

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Participant : 5/12

register now

Postpartum Information and Support for Partners

May 12th & 19th  (Wednesdays)  6:30pm – 8:30pm

PPD affects the entire family. We invite the partner’s to join us for two nights in order to better understand postpartum difficulties, depression and anxiety.  Participants will learn strategies that can help Mom feel better. We discuss communication skills and ways that they can support themselves to better support their families. Getting better—getting through it stronger than before. This program is limited to 10 participants and facilitated by Jory & Amanda McMillian, who have experienced PPD and will share how to effectively move through this. Join us for this free program.

 

$ Cost (CAD): No Cost, Fully Subsidized

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

Dates

May 12, 2021

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

May 19, 2021

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Participant : 0/12

register now

Parent Tip Time: Effective Communication - (Online Class)

May 12th (Wednesday)  6:30pm-8:30pm

In this workshop we discuss ideas around the impact on communication of words, tone, body language, the importance of listening and the delivery of clear messages needed for cooperation.

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

 

 

$ Cost (CAD): No Cost, Fully Subsidized

Dates

May 12, 2021

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Participant : 6/14

register now

Parent Tip Time: Challenging Behaviours in Young Children - (Online Class)

May 13th (Thursday)  9:30am-11:00am

Is your child hitting, biting, kicking, or has other behaviours that are challenging? Ideas and tools to help parents take control and stop the aggression. For parents of children ages 1-4.

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

$ Cost (CAD): No Cost, Fully Subsidized

Dates

May 13, 2021

9:30 am - 11:00 am

Participant : 3/20

register now

Parent Tip Time: Understanding Your Child's Learning Styles - (Online Class)

May 19th  (Wednesday)  6:30pm – 8:30pm

“I know every child is different–but where is the instruction booklet?” In this workshop we look at learning styles and how they affect the various facets of a child’s life such as: learning new material, handling a new experience, motivation & rewards. We also look at learning styles and help parents identify their own and one of their children’s preferred modes of learning and develop ideas that can be implemented.

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

 

$ Cost (CAD): No Cost, Fully Subsidized

Dates

May 19, 2021

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Participant : 4/14

register now

Parent Tip Time: Picky Eating - (Online Class)

May 20th  (Thursday)  9:30am-11:00am

How to handle picky eaters and create a stress free mealtime for both parent and child. For parents of children ages 1-5.

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

$ Cost (CAD): No Cost, Fully Subsidized

Dates

May 20, 2021

9:30 am - 11:00 am

Participant : 1/20

register now

Parent Tip Time: Understanding Your Child's Temperament - (Online Class)

May 26th (Wednesday)  6:30pm-8:30pm

Discover the best ways of helping your child reach his/her potential, by matching your parenting methods with their individual temperament traits. In this workshop we discuss security, temperament traits, and individual personality differences.

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

$ Cost (CAD): No Cost, Fully Subsidized

Dates

May 26, 2021

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Participant : 1/14

register now

How to Talk So Little Kids 2-7 Will Listen (Online Class)

June 1st – June 29th  (Tuesdays) 9:30am – 11:30am

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.

*This class will be presented through an online ZOOM platform, accessible by computer or cell phone. Space is limited to 20 participants.

$ Cost (CAD): No Cost, Fully Subsidized

Dates

June 01, 2021

9:30 am - 11:30 am

June 08, 2021

9:30 am - 11:30 am

June 15, 2021

9:30 am - 11:30 am

June 22, 2021

9:30 am - 11:30 am

June 29, 2021

9:30 am - 11:30 am

Participant : 0/20

register now

Terrific Toddlers (Online Class)

June 2nd – June 30th  (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 20 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

June 02, 2021

9:30 am - 11:30 am

June 09, 2021

9:30 am - 11:30 am

June 16, 2021

9:30 am - 11:30 am

June 23, 2021

9:30 am - 11:30 am

June 30, 2021

9:30 am - 11:30 am

Participant : 1/20

register now