School Pressures

2021-08-18T16:44:17-06:00September 22nd, 2021||

It’s been a tough school year for many students, changing and adapting to different learning methods as we shifted through the pandemic. As we finally return to school, our children are pressured more than ever with lots of uncertainties. This session will explore the most common factors of school pressure and how we can [...]

It’s Potty Time!

2021-08-18T16:43:21-06:00September 22nd, 2021|, |

This workshop with provide parents and caregivers more information on potty learning, when/if children are ready, and strategies on helping children feel confident with using the potty. This is an in-person workshop. This is a FREE Family Resource Network (FRN) workshop. The Family Resource Network is a collaborative group of community-based service providers offering prevention and [...]

Understanding Challenging Behaviour

2021-08-18T16:39:29-06:00September 21st, 2021||

This virtual workshop will look at the link between strong emotions and impulsive behaviour in children. Facilitators will share information to build understanding around what drives challenging behaviour and some different ways to respond. This program is free! This is a Family Resource Network workshop. The Family Resource Network is a collaborative group of community-based service [...]

Movement for Busy Bodies

2021-08-24T14:28:04-06:00September 21st, 2021||

How do we promote active play? Invite your children (ages 2-8) as we use learn how to move our bodies to stay active! This is a FREE Family Resource Network (FRN) workshop. The Family Resource Network is a collaborative group of community-based service providers offering prevention and early intervention services and supports for families [...]

Happy Birthday FRN!

2021-08-18T16:36:07-06:00September 18th, 2021||

Drop by the YW Hub and meet your FRN team.  There will be activities and give-aways and opportunities to meet staff and other families. This is a FREE Family Resource Network (FRN) event. The Family Resource Network is a collaborative group of community-based service providers offering prevention and early intervention services and supports for [...]

Healthy Boundaries Setting

2021-08-18T16:35:13-06:00September 17th, 2021||

The ability to set healthy boundaries is a skill that adults and children alike can benefit from.  Healthy boundaries allow us to ask for what we need and set limits in a way that is respectful of ourselves and others in our life.  This parent chat will focus on identifying, strategizing and practicing setting [...]

Story Time

2021-07-14T16:19:31-06:00September 16th, 2021|, |

Join us as we read aloud to the children and learn about the benefits of this fun and easy activity. Different stories will be featured each week. This is a Family Resource Network (FRN) workshop. The Family Resource Network is a collaborative group of community-based service providers offering prevention and early intervention services and [...]

Parent Chat: Bellies & Babies

2021-08-18T16:33:32-06:00September 16th, 2021|, |

YW Family Champions and Birth and Babies are collaborating! Please join us for a casual chat group where you can meet with an Alberta Health Services childbirth educator and connect with other parents on the topics of: pregnancy labour and birth breastfeeding feeding your baby infant sleep newborn care transition to parenthood early parenting [...]

Teen (and Tween) Dating & Internet Safety

2021-08-18T16:31:31-06:00September 15th, 2021||

Did you know that the internet is where teens first learn about intimate relationships? This workshop will explore how we can keep our teens safe from the risks in the internet world and ways we can support our teens to engage in healthy relationships. This is a free workshop brought to you by the [...]

What is Attachment?

2021-08-24T14:24:21-06:00September 15th, 2021|, |

…and why is it important?  Our discussion and exploration of attachment theory will give you a better understanding of this important aspect of parenting for strong, healthy children. This is an in-person session. This is a FREE Family Resource Network (FRN) workshop. The Family Resource Network is a collaborative group of community-based service providers offering prevention [...]