Parenting Courses

We know that this is a challenging time for parents and kids.  We are available to help support you.  All scheduled parenting programs are being offered by our team of caring facilitators via video conference. We are developing new programs and groups to help parents during this time.  To register for a group or learn more about our parenting programs and how we can support you please contact 613 725-3601 ext. 108.

Please visit us again for a complete schedule of upcoming Parenting Courses coming soon.

Courses and Seminars

Parenting with Confidence

Tuesdays: September 14 to November 23, 2021

Parenting through high conflict Separation and Divorce – Tuesdays

Tuesdays: September 21 to October 26, 2021

Parenting through high conflict Separation and Divorce – Wednesdays

Wednesdays: September 22 to October 27, 2021

Anger Management… especially for parents

Thursdays: September 23 – October 28, 2021

You’re not the boss of me… positive discipline for 0-12 year olds

Tuesdays: September 28 – October 26, 2021

Discipline That Doesn’t Hurt…anyone

Mondays: November 8 – December 6, 2021

Just For Dads

Tuesdays: November 30, 2021 – February , 2022

Effective Parenting through Positive Discipline SEMINAR

Tuesday, January 25, 2022

Parent Support Group – Drop In

for parents of children aged birth to 6 years

Join us in a safe and judgment-free zone led by experienced facilitators.  This free Parent Support Group is offered in partnership with Crossroads, Family Services Ottawa, Open Doors for Lanark Child and Youth, Phoenix Centre for Children and Families.  Registration is processed by Family Services Ottawa.

When: Thursdays, 10:00 am to 11:30 am

Register Online or for more information email Wendy O’Connell-Smith



Family Services Ottawa
312 avenue Parkdale Ave.
Ottawa ON K1Y 4X5
T. 613-725-3601