Parenting Programs

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Ages & Stages Developmental & Social/Emotional Questionnaire

Are you curious about how your child is developing or growing emotionally?  With the support of a trained Families First staff member, complete a
family-friendly screening for developmental or social/emotional milestones in young children.

Please call 780-998-5595 ext 221 for more information. 

Participants: Parents/Caregivers with children ages one month to 5 1/2 years old


Kids Have Stress Too

This is a workshop that helps parents and caregivers better understand childhood stress and how to provide children with the tools to deal with stress more effectively. We talk about the signs, symptoms and strategies to help
our children deal with stress.

Please call 780-998-5595 ext. 221 to register. 

Participants: Parents/Caregivers


Triple P: Positive Parenting Programs

Triple P Seminar Series

Come out to this 2 hour workshop and take away some practical parenting ideas. Seminar topics are:

  • The Power of Positive Parenting
  • Raising Confident and Competent Children
  • Raising Resilient Children

Triple P Discussion group

Discussion groups are 2 hour sessions that offer practical advice to parents dealing with specific behaviors. The sessions available are:

  • Dealing with Disobedience
  • Bedtime Routines
  • Managing Fighting and Aggression
  • Hassle Free Shopping with Children

Triple P Tip Sheets

Tip Sheets are for parents who would like to focus on one area of parenting. See the list of "Tip Sheet" topics we have available. 

Triple P Group

This group is 8 weeks long, 5 in-class and 3 telephone sessions. Parents are asked to set specific goals for their family and learn practical tools to reach those goals. 

Please call 780-998-5595 ext. 221 for more information. 


Parenting Together

A group for parents who want to improve their relationship with each other and with their children. Free Supper!

For more information and to register
please call Ashley at 780-998-5595 ext. 232

Participants: Parents/Caregivers


Handle With Care

Join us for a simple, interactive program that helps parents and caregivers support the mental health of young children from 0 to 6 years.

The program will cover the four building blocks of:

  • Building trust and attachment
  • Promoting and enhancing self-esteem
  • Expressing emotions
  • Relationships with others

Please call 780-998-5595 ext. 221 to register.

Participants: Parents/Caregivers of children 0 to 6 years.


 
We were in a very difficult place with our child’s behavior. The program was flexible and accommodating in every way. Thank you for taking us on. We are so grateful.
— Mother and father of two pre-school children