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, Nov.18, 2019 – Feb.3 2020 (excluding Dec. 23 & Dec. 30, 2019)
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 August 18th, 2019 or contact the Parenting Program Coordinator at 613-725-3601 ext. 108 for more information.