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Groups & Workshops

Below is information about our upcoming free 8-session workshops for moms and dads of children under 6 years, which we run several times each year. 

Snacks, prizes, transportation assistance, and limited free childcare are available.

To register, please click here  and then click on the registration form for the Infant-Parent Program at the bottom right of the screen. If you would like more information, please contact Julie Ellis at ellisjul@hhsc.ca or 905-521-2100 ext. 77406.

Right From the Start 

In this 8-session workshop for moms and dads of infants under 24 months, you will have an opportunity to watch video clips, learn about reading and responding to your baby’s cues in order to foster infant attachment security, and discuss these issues with the leaders and other parents.

10:00 am - 12:00 pm, Saturday October 21st, 2017 until Saturday December 9th, 2017 at the Beasley Community Centre (145 Wilson Street, Hamilton, ON)

9:30 am - 11:30 am, Tuesday February 27th, 2018 until Tuesday April 17th, 2018 at the Main Street West Ontario Early Years Centre (1900 Main Street West, Hamilton ON)

Right from the Start brochure

 COPEing with Toddler Behaviour

In this 8-session workshop for moms and dads of toddlers 12-36 months old, you will have an opportunity to watch video clips, learn about parenting approaches and strategies, and discuss these issues with the leaders and other parents.

6:00 - 8:00 pm, Tuesday September 19th, 2017 untill Tuesday November 7th, 2017 the Ron Joyce Children's Health Centre (325 Wellington Street North, Hamilton, ON)

9:30 - 11:30 am, Wednesday February 7th, 2018 until Wednesday March 28th, 2018 at the Helen Detwiler Elementary School Ontario Early Years Centre (320 Brigade Drive, Hamilton ON)

COPEing with Toddler Behaviour brochure

 Circle of Security Parent Group

In this 8-session workshop for moms and dads of children 1-6 years, you will have an opportunity to watch video clips, learn strategies to enhance the parent-child attachment relationship and improve child behaviour, and discuss these issues with the leaders and other parents.

1:00 - 3:00 pm, Monday October 16th, 2017 until Monday December 11th, 2017, at the Kiwanis Boys and Girls Club of Hamilton  (45 Ellis Avenue, Hamilton, ON)

9:30 - 11:30 am, Saturday January 20th, 2018 until Saturday March 10th, 2018, at the St. David's Ontario Early Years Centre (33 Cromwell Crescent, Hamilton, ON)

Circle of Security video:http://youtu.be/F6DhnbgRAOo

 

 

 

 

Hamilton Health Sciences • Hamilton, Ontario • 905.521.2100

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