Ballina Byron Shire Course Program

Ballina and Byron Shire Courses – Term 4 2021

PARENTING COURSES

123 Magic and Emotional Coaching - Online

16 November – 30 November 2021, 10.30am–12.30pm

An evidence-based parenting program for parents/carers with children aged from 2–12 years. The program is facilitated over 3 sessions & supports parents/carers to feel more confident to respond to their children’s behaviours. Parents/carers are provided practical strategies to engage with their child in the process of identifying & managing their own emotions, encouraging positive behaviours & building emotional resilience. 3 x 2 hour sessions

ONLINE AVAILABLE TO RESIDENTS OF BALLINA, BYRON AND TWEED SHIRES.
NO COST

BRINING UP GREAT KIDS

Bringing up Great Kids is a parenting course that promotes and supports respectful, caring and nurturing relationships for children aged 0–12. Parents are encouraged to become more reflective and mindful in their parenting approach. The group involves fun and interactive activities that includes key learnings of brain development, attachment theory, self-care and other useful parenting strategies. 6 x 2hour sessions.

COOGERA CENTRE SUFFOLK PARK.  COST: $30

UNDERSTANDING TEENAGERS – ONLINE​

21 OCTOBER – 11 NOVEMBER 2021, 10AM–12PM

Course Description: This four week course focusses on strategies to support our teenagers to manage their emotions and behaviour, and to learn skills to deal with challenging behaviour. For parents and carers of pre-teens and teens. 4 x 2 hour sessions. 

ONLINE AVAILABLE TO RESIDENTS OF BALLINA, BYRON AND TWEED SHIRES.
NO COST

PLAYGROUPS

Wednesday – south golden beach

Thursday – ballina

During NSW school terms, 10am–12pm

Find connection with other parents/carers and children while learning and playing together.Access to useful information regarding parenting, local services and activities.
NO COST 

RELATIONSHIP COURSES

COUCH CHAT – ONLINE

19 October – 26 October 2021, 7pm–8pm ​

Couch Chat supports couples to explore ways to connect with their partner and kids in their step family. 2 x 1 hour sessions

ONLINE AVAILABLE TO RESIDENTS OF BALLINA, BYRON AND TWEED SHIRES.
NO COST

BOOKINGS ARE ESSENTIAL

For further information on any of our courses or workshops please call 9am–12.30pm Monday–Friday (02 ) 6686 4109 or go to www.thefamilycentre.org.au

If you are unable to pay for course fees please talk with our intake worker or the course facilitator. The Family Centre is committed to providing equal access to all the courses we offer.