FCSS staff offer parenting programs and support based on the community needs. The parenting program is designed to bring quality parenting information and support to families in their communities in a variety of ways.
Presentations and Workshops
Presentations offered by the FCSS Counselling team strengthen and enrich individual and family well-being. Topics may include: marriage education, parenting skills, anger and stress management and more. To book a presentation or workshop please call (587) 370-3728 or email Intake.Coordinator@fcss.ca
Move it! Move it!
This program inspires movement and gross motor skill development through activities and play.
This program will be focusing on art through the ages. Parents/Caregivers are required to be present for the duration of the program.
Triple P (Positive Parenting Program)
This program provides parents with simple and practical strategies to help them build strong, healthy relationships, confidently manage their children's behavior and prevent problems developing. To learn more click.
Nature Stay & Play
Parents with children 0-5 years of age will explore and experience Nature Play outdoors.
What You Do Matters
A six-week series that combines short group-educator discussions followed by parent-child interaction. Each one-hour session focuses on a different topic and parents have the opportunity to share experiences, ask questions and try out activities.
Family Night Live
Activities focused on children ages 3-12 years Family activities, Snacks, Time together. Parents must attend with children.
Developmental Check-ups (ASQ)
Parents complete an age-appropriate questionnaire about their child's development. The check-ups provide parents with support and information about their child's development. To learn more or to fill out a questionnaire on line please click.
In this course, parents learn massage and how it can calm their baby, promote strong parent-child attachment, stimulate circulatory and digestive systems, improve sleep and more.
An indoor play space for parents and caregivers of preschool aged children. This program encourages physical literacy and allows families to connect with other families while children get to have a great time playing!
Information and Referral
Information regarding services is provided. Presentations, individual consultation and referrals can be made on a variety of topics and services can be arranged.
Kids: Why They Do What They Do
This course focuses on the relationship parents/caregivers have with their child. Parents/caregivers will learn about their child's development and "why they do the things they do".
Open Gym Time
This drop-in program is for families to experience gross motor activities together. This works toward developing coordination and balance, brain function, and self-regulation.
A play group for families with children ages 0-5 years. A time to play, create, sing, and be together * Registration is Required.
The 7 Habits of Highly Successful Families
This engaging family-strengthening program has proven successful with all kinds of families because it uses a self-discovery and adult-learner approach.
Kids Summer Program
For children ages 6-10 years old. Children will participate in the themed activity; have outdoor playtime and a snack before heading home. Please register for the summer activities your child would like to attend. Only 25 children per day.
Roots of Empathy (ROE)
This internationally recognized program brings infants into classrooms to introduce students to the various stages of early human development. To learn more click.
Nobleford Summer Fun
Summer Fun will run from July 2nd to August 15th and is FREE!! It is drop in but a registration form will need to be filled out prior to the participant taking part.
Support Group Facilitation
Support Groups provides the opportunity to receive support and strategies from an FCSS counsellor as well as from others experiencing similar struggles. To find a support group in your area please call (587) 370-3728 or email Intake.Coordinator@fcss.ca.
Car Seat Clinic
Come have your car seat inspected and properly installed. Receive answers to any questions you may have. Enforcement tickets will NOT be issued.
Baby Gym Time is for parents and their children 0-18 months of age. Join us for a fun session of baby friendly activities and self-directed play.
Triple P - Primary Care
PRIMARY CARE TRIPLE P – FOR EVERYDAY PROBLEMS. Support that targets the exact parenting problem or issue you are having.
Play Support Group
For Families with Children with Special Needs /Abilities, ages 0-7 years. No diagnosis required. Professional Support Workers will be attending
After School Adventures
A registered class for students in grades 3-5 (Ages 8-11), Fridays after school.
Using a variety of loose parts children’s imaginations will be inspired and they can build, create and play in their own unique way.
This community recycling program event offers families the opportunity to both share and benefit with other families within the community.
Parent Preschool Program (PPP)
A partnership program with Lethbridge College and PPP parents. Emphasizes early childhood development and care.
Baby & Me
These post-natal classes help new parents learn about the challenges and rewards of parenting as well as the skills needed to help baby grow and develop.
Stay & Play in the Park
This program encourages fun and interaction between the parent and child (birth to 5-year-old) leading to healthy attachment and early childhood development. Weather Permitting.