Catholic Social Services

Immigration and Settlement - Parenting in Two Cultures


Description
COVID-19 UPDATE: Offering free online programming. Select "More Information below for more details. Offers a parenting class for newcomers to Canada.

COVID-19 UPDATE: Offering free online programming. Schedule can be found online. Visit website for more information.

 

Service offers:

  • a 6 session parenting class for immigrant / refugee parents

Includes:

  • investigating how to parent effectively in the Canadian context while drawing strength from one's own ethnic identity
  • finding ways to build relationships with your children in trusting and supportive ways
  • discovering opportunities to effectively communicate in both the family and community context
  • exploring parenting strategies and problem solving with others
  • learning about positive discipline and how to apply it in parenting
  • increasing awareness about family violence
  • strengthening support networks
  • childcare and snacks
  • a certificate for participants who attend all 6 sessions
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • immigrant / refugee parents
Application Process
Service Access: Registration Required, To access service:
  • contact for dates and times
  • call or e-mail to register
Registration is on a first come, first served basis.Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: Yes,

There may be a wait list based on demand.

Telephone
780-391-3220
Telephone
780-424-3545 Ext. 2741
Web Site
http://www.cssalberta.ca
Email
isolde.schmid@cssalberta.ca
Languages
English; Interpreter/Translation services
Fees
Fee: No
Fee Reduction: No
Membership Fee: No
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes - Other disabled access: No -
Legal Status
Registered Charity / Foundation, Registered Not-For-Profit
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
April 25, 2017
Address
8212 118 Avenue
Edmonton, AB, T5B 0S3
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Hours of Operation
Mon
09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Tue
09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Wed
09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Thu
09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Fri
09:00 AM - 05:00 PM