Book Club – Connected Parenting

2021-11-14T18:44:34-07:00December 7th, 2021|, |

We are starting a new book! Connected Parenting: How to Raise a Great Kid by Jennifer Kolari. Jennifer’s CALM method for responding to unwanted behavior will help parents connect with their child in any situation to reduce anxiety, de-escalate tantrums instantly and increase self-esteem. Insightful and empowering, Connected Parenting is filled with step-by-step advice and examples [...]

Welcome to LENA Start

2021-11-14T18:37:31-07:00December 7th, 2021|, |

Talking with your baby is the best way to help their brain grow. Family Champion Program is launching the next LENA Start program in winter 2022. Join us for an information session as we introduce what LENA Start is and how we can increase children’s language development and so much more! [...]

Adventurous Play

2021-11-14T18:35:12-07:00December 6th, 2021|, |

What is Adventurous Play? What does it look like? What does it mean? This workshop will explore definitions and types of risky play and what that looks like for young children. We will learn how risk-taking play can expand children’s healthy development as well as build strong foundations for exploring and learning about their [...]

Dad Chat: Modern Fatherhood

2021-10-14T12:36:34-06:00November 30th, 2021|, |

Join us for an evening of community, honest conversation, and discussion about the reality of fatherhood in today’s world. How can fathers challenge social norms of parenting and grow in their ability to connect meaningfully with their children. This session will highlight a father’s role, but is not limited for those who do not [...]

Sibling Relationships

2021-10-14T12:32:52-06:00November 29th, 2021|, |

Every parent hopes their children will have a strong relationship with one another, but we may feel that we spend most of our time being the referee in their disagreements instead!  In this workshop, we will explore sibling dynamics and discuss how to decrease those fights and help your children value and form healthy [...]

Sensory Play for Little Ones

2021-10-14T10:22:24-06:00November 26th, 2021|, |

The first three years are a time of tremendous learning and brain development, and little ones learn primarily through their 5 senses. This interactive workshop will explore a variety of ways that parents can play with their infants and toddlers and engage their senses to promote attachment and build their brains. [...]