Parenting Workshops

Please be advised that all Parenting workshops are suspended until further notice.

 

Schedule of Roadshows  Please check out the “event” slider on the home page to get a detailed description of these programs.  Call us for more information.  508-240-3310

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PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR THESE WORKSHOPS
Call Cape Cod Children’s Place at 508-240-3310 with your name, email address, telephone number, number of adults and names and ages of children who will attend. Please indicate if you are in need of transportation.

These programs are funded by a Family Centers grant through the Children’s Trust and a Coordinated Community and Family Engagement (CFCE) grant from the MA Dept. of Early Education and Care, administered by the Cape Cod Children’s Place.

 

  • Children’s Cove Parent Focus Group:  Wednesday, February 12, 2020  5:50-6:30  Cape Cod Children’s Place, 10 Ballwic Rd., Eastham
  • Dad’s Group:  Wednesday Evenings  Feb. 26, March 4, 11, 18, 25, 2020  5:30-7:30 at Harwich Elementary School  263 South St.
    Free.  Dinner and Childcare included.
    Pre-registration is required.  Call 508-240-3310   Let us know if you need transportation.
  • Creative Explorer’s: A Literary & Artistic Adventure  Wednesdays, March 3, 11, 18, 25, 2020  10:00 am – 11:00 am  Chatham Community Center, 702 Main St.
  • What Our Boys Need:  Thursday March 26, 2020  5:30-7:30, Truro community Center, 7 Standish Way, N. Truro
    Free.  Dinner and Childcare included.
    Pre-registration is required.  Call 508-240-3310   Let us know if you need transportation.
  • Sensory Processing 101 Tuesday:  March 31, 2020,  Eastham Library, 190 Samoset Rd.
    Free.  Dinner & childcare included
    Pre-registration is required.  Call 508-240-3310   Let us know if you need transportation.
  • Toilet Training 101:   Thursday, April 2, 2020  5:30-7:30 at Cape Cod Children’s Place, 10 Ballwic Rd.  Eastham
    Free.  Dinner & childcare included
    Pre-registration is required.  Call 508-240-3310   Let us know if you need transportation.
  • “Grandparents Raising Grandchildren”
    Third Thursday of each month,  5:30-7 pm  @Cape Cod Children’s Place 10 Ballwic Rd., North Eastham
    This free group provides resources and support for grandparents who are raising grandchildren in families impacted by trauma (substance abuse/recovery/ domestic violence etc.) Funding for this program is provided by a grant from the Cape and Islands United Way
    Please call to register.  508-240-3310
  • “Parenting On The Other Side”
    Wednesdays, March 4, 11, 18, 25, 2020  5:30-7:30 at Cape Cod Children’s Place, 10 Ballwic Rd., N. Eastham
    A free four-week session group focused on assisting parents on increasing insight to support healing along with your desire to strengthen your parenting. The focus is to supply parents & caregivers with information regarding how trauma (substance abuse/recovery/domestic violence/partner difficulties, etc.) can impact how we parent and what skills can be utilized to increase confidence and competence in parenting. The group will provide education about the adult developmental process, trauma, self-care, triggers and supporting an emotional understanding of what it means to be a family in recovery. The sessions are designed to create an environment of safety, trust, and respect where you can share your feelings and experiences while gaining information and support.  Free dinner & childcare included.
    For information & details and to sign up, please call Cindy Horgan, Executive Director & Family Support Coordinator or Christina Russell at  Cape Cod Children’s Place;  508-240-3310. Please indicate if you are in need of transportation.
    Funding support for this program is provided by The Cape and Islands United Way, Cape Cod Health Care, Kelley Foundation, Roesnner Foundation, Cape and Islands District Attorney’s Office and a Family Centers grant through the Children’s Trust, administered by Cape Cod Children’s Place.

 

 

 

 

 Some of the “Roadshow” topics that have been presented:

Is my Child Ready for Kindergarten?
Families Dealing with Divorce or Separation
Talking about Touching- a personal safety curriculum
Dealing with Challenging Behaviors
Pediatric First Aid & Intro. to CPR
Avoiding the Over scheduled Family Trap
Communication
What you need to know about your babysitters and
what they need to know about you
Understanding Temperament
Positive Discipline
Potty Training 101
Bullying

If you have a particular topic that you would like to hear more about, please contact us.

Most of the “Roadshow” events will have FREE childcare and pizza.
A portion of these programs are funded by a Mass. Family Centers grant through Children’s Trust, and grants from the Mass. Department of Early Education and Care. Administered by Cape Cod Children’s Place, North Eastham, Mass.

                             

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