Family

Centre for Learning offers the following

Learning for Life and Love - Family Relationships courses:

Toolbox

Want to be a great parent and have heaps of fun with your kids? Love to create a terrific family team and be armed with practical solutions for the tricky bits? Toolbox is a series of relaxed informal parenting sessions run over 5-6 weeks. The focus is on making parenting a really positive experience.

Toolbox - Early Years 0-6 years

Want to be a great parent and have heaps of fun with your kids? Love to create a terrific family team and be armed with practical solutions for the tricky bits? Toolbox is a series of relaxed informal parenting sessions run over 5 or 6 weeks. The focus is on making parenting a really positive experience.

This course covers different parent types, developmental stages of children, tools for engaging cooperation, discipline, making memories and being the parent your child needs.

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Involves 6 sessions - Available for groups or agencies
Dates: Check Course Calendar or contact us to register your interest
Cost: can be negotiated
Enquiries: magill@lccare.org.au or Te: 08 8331 3111

Toolbox-Middle Years 6-12 years

This half day course (or it may be held over a number of week nights) covers building character and self esteem, emotional intelligence, managing behavior, sibling rivalry, trust and increasing responsibility, creating traditions and memories, capitalising on the "tween-age" years.

Involves 6 sessions - Available for group or agency bookings

Dates: Please Check the Course Calendar or contact us to register your interest
Time: Morning & Evening Session
Enquiries: magill@lccare.org.au or Tel: 088331 3111

Toolbox - Teen Years 12+ years

Six sessions covering atmosphere, boundaries, communication, discipline, self esteem and future pathways. Learn that although these years may be challenging they can actually be some of the best years of your life-and theirs!

"TRAINING TO INSPIRE, EQUIP AND HELP PARENTS ENJOY THEIR KIDS!"

Involves 6 sessions - Available for group or agency bookings - Ideal for schools

Enquiries: magill@lccare.org.au or Tel: 08 8331 3111

The ABCD's of Parenting: Tools for Raising Great Kids

This 2.5 hour workshop is for parents, grandparents and carers. It's aim is to provide basic tools to create happy families, build memories and raise great kids.

The course offers the opportunity to learn about:

A - Atmosphere: creating your home's atmosphere
B - Boundaries: creating shifting boundaries as your kids grow older
C - Communication: discovering the art of communication in a family
D - Delight: discovering ways to have fun with your children and create lasting memories

The workshop covers the Five Love Languages and ways to keep your life in balance. It is also a great introduction to the popular Toolbox courses.

Dates: Please Check the Course Calendar or contact us to register your interest
Cost: can be negotiated
Enquiries: magill@lccare.org.au or Tel: 08 8331 3111

Starting School - Getting your child off to a great start

For parents of children, who will be starting school within the next twelve months. A single session with an option of a follow up once the child has started school.

Suitable for schools and kindergartens

Through doing this course you will learn about:

  • The role of parents in a child's learning journey
  • Setting your child up for learning (sleep and breakfast)
  • Tips for getting to school on time
  • In the Lunch box
  • Practical ways of preparing your child for school
  • Emotionally preparing your child and yourself for this transition

Making the Most of Life with 5-12 Year Olds

This half day course (or can be held over a number of week nights) covers a variety of topics that include:

  • understanding children as they grow
  • working out the best ways of managing behaviour
  • talking with your child
  • sibling rivalry
  • cyber safety, for parents, grandparents and carers.

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Cost: can be negotiated

Enquiries: magill@lccare.org.au or Tel: 08 8331 3111