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Parent Education

Check out our fantastic new Conscious Parenting Programmes!
 
The regular Parent Education programmes run by Whangarei Parents Centre are:
 
 
 
We also hold sessions on various other topics throughout the year:
 
 
 
All parent education programmes and evenings are held at Whangarei Parents Centre, 13A Te Mai Rd, Whangarei.  Please see the calendar below for dates and further details.
 
Early bookings are essential! For enrolments or enquiries please email whangarei@parentscentre.org.nz
 

Baby & You

A two part programme designed to help new parents face the challenges of becoming a first-time parent.  It covers a wide range of relevant topics such as:
 
  • Feeding and sleeping
  • Health and growth
  • Child development
  • Changes with becoming a parent
 
Baby & You is included in the cost of your Childbirth Education  course.
 
Baby & You is run over 3 weekly afternoons at Whangarei Parents Centre, 13A Te Mai Rd, Whangarei.
 

 All dates are subject to change.

 
Early bookings are essential! For enrolments or enquiries please email -   wpcbumpsandbabies@hotmail.co.nz or whangarei@parentscentre.org.nz

 
 

Moving & Munching

A fun and informative 2 session programme designed to help parents of infants aged around 6 to 12 months through an important phase in their young child's development.  Hosted by Whangarei Parents Centre, guest speakers specially trained in early childhood development present Moving and Munching.

'Moving' includes topics such as baby safety, language development and fine and gross motor skills.

'Munching' includes introducing solids, preparing food and establishing good nutrition.

The cost is $25 for Parent Centre members and $35 for non-members, which includes a copy of Alison and Simon Holst's 'Watties Baby Food and Beyond' cookbook.

Moving & Munching is held on 2 consecutive Thursday's from 10am to 11am, at Whangarei Parents Centre, 13A Te Mai Rd, Whangarei.
 

Please contact the centre for upcoming dates


Early bookings are essential! For enquiries please contact us by email wpcmoveandmunch@hotmail.co.nz  

Download our Moving & Munching Enrolment Form  and either email to wpcmoveandmunch@hotmail.co.nz  or post to 13A Te Mai Road, Whangarei, 0110.  
 
 

Toilet Training

 
Watch this space for confirmed dates.

Early bookings are essential!  For enrolments or enquiries please email
whangarei@parentscentre.org.nz
 
 Early Childhood Choices
Watch this space for confirmed dates.

Early bookings are essential!  For enrolments or enquiries please email
whangarei@parentscentre.org.nz
 

 Conscious Parenting Courses

 
FREE Parenting Courses Available
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Parenting with Purpose

 
 
Parenting with Purpose is about creating positive relationships with yourself, partner and children. There are six modules to the course:

  1. What sort of parent do I want to be?
  2. What are my needs?
  3. How can I meet my children's needs?
  4. What causes challenging behavior
  5. How do I deal with challenging behavior
  6. What future do I want to create?
Click here to open the PDF file of our Parenting with Purpose Brochure Click to Download Reader  containing all the information you need about this course.

Please note that these courses are FREE again for this term - numbers are limited per class so bookings are essential
 
2017 Parenting with Purpose course dates:

For registration or enquiries please phone Darlene Pearks 0211433316  or email wpcparentingcourses@hotmail.co.nz
 
Please note that the above dates are subject to change & courses need to meet minimum numbers to be able to be run.
 
 
 

Magic Moments

 
 
Magic Moments focuses on using non-physical ways of discipline and building caring relationships with children, whilst giving clear boundaries. The course is about communication for co-operation. It looks at things like:

  • Difference between punishment and discipline,
  • Non physical discipline strategies
  • Being responsive not reactive
  • The importance of expressing feelings
  • Effective Communication tips
Click here to open the PDF file of our Magic Moments Brochure Click to Download Reader containing all the information you need about this course.

Please note that these courses are FREE again for this term - numbers are limited per class so bookings are essential
 
2017 Magic Moments course dates:

For registration or enquiries please phone Darlene Pearks 0211433316  or email wpcparentingcourses@hotmail.co.nz

Please note that dates are subject to change & courses need to meet minimum numbers to be able to be run.
 
 
 


Dates/times are subject to change

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