Parenting - Parenting in Blended Families

Family Centre (of Northern Alberta), The


Description
Offers a workshop that helps participants understand the roles of the natural and step-parent, common issues in blended families, and children’s responses to the breakups of prior relationships.

Service provides:

  • a 3 hour workshop that helps participants understand the roles of the natural and step-parent, common issues in blended families, and children's responses to the breakups of prior relationships

Topics include:

  • step-parenting tips and help to develop strategies for a more positive and healthy home together
  • what is a blended family and how step-families develop
  • how to create parenting plans and discipline in blended families
  • the different parenting styles that can appear in blended families
  • the role of the natural parent
  • the role of the step-parents
  • the dynamics of parenting step-children and supporting the relationship between step-children and step-parents
  • creating effective parenting strategies and giving positive feedback
  • communicating with your children and step-children
  • building and maintaining healthy relationships with children and step-children
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • parents or guardians who are parenting as part of a blended family
Application Process
Service Access: Registration Required, To access service:
  • call or visit website to register

Referral Process: No


Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
780-423-2831
Fax
780-426-4918
Web Site
http://www.familycentre.org
Email
education.services@familycentre.org
Languages
English
Fees
Fee: Yes,

Group workshop: $75.00 per person or $100.00 per couple
Private session: $325.00 per person or couple


Fee Reduction: Yes,

Subsidies may be available. Inquire at time of registration.


Membership Fee: No
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes - Washrooms are not wheelchair accessible.
Other disabled access: Yes - Includes:
  • ramps
  • automatic doors
  • elevator (must take the ramp to the bottom floor to access the elevator)
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Agency Information
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Last Verified On
March 21, 2024
Address
9912 106 Street
Edmonton, AB, T5K 1C5
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Hours of Operation
Mon
08:30 AM to 08:00 PM
Tue
08:30 AM to 08:00 PM
Wed
08:30 AM to 08:00 PM
Thu
08:30 AM to 08:00 PM
Fri
08:30 AM to 04:00 PM
Sat
08:30 AM to 04:00 PM

Program hours vary.