For parents of children 6-16 yrs
Family Services Ottawa presents another series of parenting workshops for clients of the Children’s Aid Society of Ottawa. This 9-week course explores the challenges and opportunities of parenting children who are between the ages of 6 and 16 years old. The workshops are highly interactive and the participants will have an opportunity to learn specific techniques while being given a chance to practice them in a supportive milieu. Appropriate referrals for the course are those clients who are now caring for children or who are expected to be caring for children in the near future. Clients may call directly to register for the course.
Topics include: stress management, child development, effective discipline, health and safety, managing anger, successful communication, impact of abuse on children, problem solving, building self-esteem…
When: Mondays, April 22 to June 24, 2019 (May 20 excluded) – 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Where: Family Services Ottawa, 312 Parkdale Avenue, Ottawa
Cost: There is no fee for this group. Subsidies are available for childcare and travel where necessary
Register online starting February 22nd, 2019 or contact our intake worker at 613-725-3601 ext. 117 for more information. Feel free to download the Year at a glance 2018-19 or the Course Catalogue 2018-2019 which includes full descriptions of each course offered.