Parenting Education and Literacy

***Please see Calendar for upcoming program schedule***

Parenting Programs

Seats must be reserved in advance as space is limited to ten (10) participants. All programs are free with your $10 yearly   Participant Registration (you can register online).

During the COVID19 lockdown, we will deliver our programs our programs using social media and ZOOM platform.

1.  Nobody’s Perfect

    • Nobody’s Perfect is a 6-week program for parents with children 0-5 who want to strengthen their parenting skills.  This program is offered in different languages.

Topics may include:

            • Improving your relationships with your child and/or your partner
            • Skills and techniques used by other people who have children of the same age
            • Developing a better understanding of your child’s emotions
            • Self-care and enjoying your children

There are no perfect parents, perfect children or perfect people. We can only do our best, and we all need help once in a while.

This program is offered twice a year in the Spring and Fall.

Pre-registration is required with Renee at renee.svfp@gmail.com.

2.  Positively Inspired Parents (P.I.P)

P.I.P. is a 6 to 8-week parent support program for parents with children 0-5, who have taken the Nobodys’ Perfect program and want to continue the conversations about being parents and understanding children in more depth. It is offered 2 to 3 times a year on Mondays. Please visit the calendar page for schedules.

Childminding is provided for children over 18 months.

Pre-registration is required with Renee at renee.svfp@gmail.com.

Up coming Schedule:

P.I.P Fall session   – Sept 21 to Nov 16, 2020 (8 sessions)  9-11 a.m.  Mondays at Family Place

P.I.P  Winter session   – Jan 11- March 22, 2021 ( 8 sessions) Mondays at Family Place

 

3. Parent Wellness Program   

Program is offered to our Participants who have completed the Participants Registration Form.

Start date: July 23, 2020 to August 27, 2020
Thursdays, 1:00-2:30pm

Caring for yourself can be challenging when you spend your day caring for others. This six week workshop is an opportunity to share and discuss with other parents how to make sure our own needs are being met so we can be the best parents we can be. Topics will include, but are not limited to, self compassion, physical and emotional needs, mindfulness and calming techniques.
This parenting group will meet weekly online. Ideas will be expanded upon through group discussion and fun activities.

For more information and to book your spot , contact Carrie at carrie.svfp@gmail.com

 Book your spot