PARENTING PROGRAM/PARENT LINK CENTRES

SERVICE INFORMATION SHEET- Parent Program

PARENTS LEARN

  • How children develop
  • To help their children learn
  • Parenting skills
  • From workshops
  • By participating

YOUNG CHILDREN (0-5)

  • Develop most in the early years
  • Learn through playing
  • Need to learn to:
    • Be creative
    • Be friends and make friends
    • Understand others
    • Solve problems
    • Read
    • Understand numbers

FAMILIES CAN ACCESS

  • Counselling
  • Parenting Advice
  • Parents supporting parents
  • Single parents support
  • Cooking
  • Workshops
  • Lending libraries
  • Support for older children, teens and couples

INFORMATION AND REFERRAL
Get information on parenting and other services including:

  • Children’s C.A.R.E. Services including speech therapy
  • Home visitation
  • Child care providers
  • Preschool programs
  • Legal Aid
  • And many more!

PROGRAMS

  • Stay & Play (drop-in)
  • Triple P Positive Parenting Program - Group/Individual
  • Infant Massage
  • COPEing with Toddler Behaviour
  • Parenting the Strong Willed Child
  • You Make the Difference
  • Parent Preschool Program
  • Roots of Empathy
  • Baby & Me
  • Why Try?
  • And more!

PARENT LINK CENTRES ARE A PLACE:

  • To meet caring people
  • To be with other parents
  • To talk about concerns and feel good that you did
  • To play with your children
  • To learn how to help your children succeed

Attend a Parent Link Centre activity!

"When you work with little ones, you touch the future." - Mary Gordon

With support from Provincial & Municipal governments, all services are available at minimal or no charge to residents.