Strengthening Families in Rural Alberta
The objective of the Parenting Program is to enhance parenting skills and abilities through support and education that is accessible to local families.
To achieve this objective, 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.
For times of dates of programs, please contact a Parent Coach in your community.
Triple P Teen Discussion Groups
A discussion group is a short, small group session run by an accredited Triple P provider. Each session brings together parents who are experiencing the same parenting issues with their teens and offers parents practical advice for tackling specific problem behaviour.
Triple P Fear-Less
Triple P Fear-Less supports parents and helps them to learn strategies for anxiety management. Practitioners introduce parents to information about anxiety and provide positive parenting strategies that support the development and behavior of children with anxiety.
Triple P Discussion Groups
The discussion topics explore different problems parents commonly face and some of the reasons why they happen. Parents are introduced to positive parenting strategies to help prevent problems. All approaches are evidence-based, and parents choose which approach suits them best.
Triple P Teen Seminars
Triple P Seminars, in the format of a larger group, are an introduction to Positive parenting. There are three seminars in the Triple P Teen series. You can choose to attend one, two or all three.
Income Tax Support
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This program offers a perfect opportunity for parents and caregivers to get to know each other, while introducing children, 0-5 years of age the joys of shared play.
Come and play with your child, meet new friends and be part of meaningful conversations.
Move it! Move it!
This program inspires movement and gross motor skill development through activities and play.
Triple P Seminars
Positive Parenting in a Nutshell. Most of the time, parenting is fun. But there are times when things get a little tricky. Tripe P Seminars, in the format of a larger group, are an introduction to Positive Parenting.
Triple P Teen Group
Teen Triple P Group that gives tips and suggestions to suit the needs of your family.
Move it! Move it! - INSIDE/OUT
This program inspires movement - using your body and brain with indoor and outdoor activities. Come join the fun! Caregivers together with their children 0-6 years of age are encouraged to register in advance.
Understanding the Developing Brain
In this session we will explore the amazing neuroscience of how children's brains develop, and how we can use this information in our everyday lives to help our children maximize their potential.
Triple P One on One Support
Triple P – One on One Support for everyday problems. Support that targets the exact parenting problem or issue you are having.
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.
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.
Stay & Play
This program is a drop-in program which encourages fun and interaction between the parent and child (birth to 5-year-old) leading to healthy attachment and early childhood development.
Kids Have Stress Too!
Research shows that even very young children can learn to manage their stress effectively.
Triple P Group
Triple P Group gives you support to help you manage your child's behaviour and prevent the kinds of problems that make family life stressful.
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.