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August 2020

Toilet Training with Communicare at High Wycombe – 24th August 2020

August 24 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Meerilinga High Wycombe, 104 Edney Road
High Wycombe, Western Australia 6057 Australia
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toilet training

For parents and carers of children aged 2-4 years. 1-session program. How and when is the best time to 'take the plunge' into toilet training your child? This is an exciting stage for your toddler - but may fill parents with trepidation! Come and learn how best to approach this process and what skills are needed from your child and you! EVENT DETAILS When: Monday, 24th August 2020 Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm Where:  Meerilinga High Wycombe 104 Edney Road, High…

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Heart Beat Club – Free First Aid & CPR session in Beechboro

August 24 @ 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Meerilinga Beechboro, 106 Amazon Drive
Beechboro, Western Australia 6063 Australia
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As a parent it's essential to learn CPR and first aid skills so you can respond in an emergency. The Royal Life Saving Society WA's Heart Beat Club is specifically designed for parents and carers of children under five. This course covers CPR and first aid for common childhood injuries such as choking, poisoning and burns. EVENT DETAILS Where: Meerilinga Beechboro, 106 Amazon Drive, Beechboro WA 6063 When: Monday, 24th August 2020 Time: 12:30pm - 3:30pm Cost: Free Creche: Unavailable…

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September 2020

Sensory Kids (1 Session 2nd September)

September 2 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Koorana Primary School, 109 Coronata Drive
Warnbro, WA 6169 Australia
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While we all have our sensory preferences, some children can experience difficulty in organising and responding to sensory input, which can lead to learning difficulties, developmental delay, anxiety and stress. This session is designed to inform parents as to how they can best support their children to organise sensory input, how it can affect children who have difficulties with organising sensory input, basic strategies and coping mechanisms for parents, when to seek further support and correct referral pathways for support…

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Dads Make a Difference – Online Workshop

September 2 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Online using Zoom
$5
dads make a difference

- An online workshop based on the Parenting by Connection approach; you’ll hear from Dads who have used this approach and how it has worked for them. - Learn about two main ways parents/carers can build connection and closeness with children. EVENT DETAILS When: Wednesday, 2nd September 2020 Time: 8:00pm - 9:30pm Where: Online using Zoom - please register at https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZEvduCgrT0jGdP3bM4Rqjh1o8 B72eF7wrmQ Cost: Free! Further information: Contact Belynda Smith at belynda.smith@meerilinga.org.au for more information.

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Safe Play (1 Session 8th September)

September 8 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Darius Wells Library & Resource Centre, Chisham Avenue & Robbos Place
Kwinana, WA 6167 Australia
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It can be difficult for parents and caregivers to know how to respond to sexual behaviour in children. This information session will provide an overview of what is considered normal and age appropriate, which behaviours need to be moni-tored more closely and which behaviours are a cause for concern. Utilising strategies from the Protective Behaviours framework we will also discuss appropriate responses to each. Suitable for parents of children aged 0-17. EVENT DETAILS When: Tuesday, 8th September 2020 Time: 9:30am…

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Parenting with Mindfulness – 3 Week Workshop

September 9 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Coolbellup Hub, 90 Cordelia Drive
Coolbellup, WA 6163 Australia
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This free three week parents/carers group is an introduction to developing mindfulness; a way to focus attention, without judgment, to calm the mind. Mindfulness can have a benenficial effect on how we respond to our children by developing self compassion, reducing stress and being in the moment. As mindful parents we can be curious and open to understanding what our children are feeling and experiences. EVENT DETAILS Where: Coolbellup Hub, 90 Cordelia Ave, Coolbellup When: Wednesday, 9th September, 16th September…

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Resilience & Anxiety (2 Week Program Commencing 9th September 2020)

September 9 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Calista Child and Parenting Center, Harlow Rd Calista
Perth, WA Australia
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Free

even Week 1: Raising Resilient Kids – strategies for building resilience, equipping children cope with the skills to cope with stress, uncertainty, and adversity. Week 2: Understanding and Managing Childhood Anxiety – knowing the difference between Anxiety and feeling anxious. Strategies to help kids calm and manage anxious thoughts. Identifying when further help is needed and where to go for intervention. EVENT DETAILS When:  2 week program commencing Wednesday, 9th September Time: 6:00pm - 7:30pm Where: Calista Child & Parent Centre  Harlow…

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Heart Beat Club – Free CPR session for Parents at Meerilinga High Wycombe

September 16 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Meerilinga High Wycombe, 104 Edney Road
High Wycombe, Western Australia 6057 Australia
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CPR

As a parent it's essential to learn CPR and first aid skills so you can respond in an emergency. The Royal Life Saving Society WA's Heart Beat Club is specifically designed for parents and carers of children under five. This course covers CPR and first aid for common childhood injuries such as choking, poisoning and burns. EVENT DETAILS Where: Meerilinga High Wycombe When: Wednesday, 16th September 2020 Time: 6pm -9pm REGISTRATIONS ARE ESSENTIAL For more details or to register attendance,…

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Engaging Adolescents – Four Week Parenting Course

September 18 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
Darius Wells Library & Resource Centre, Chisham Avenue & Robbos Place
Kwinana, WA 6167 Australia
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$10

Engaging Adolescents The Engaging Adolescents Parenting Program is designed to support parents with strategies to set reasonable boundaries, and resolve unacceptable behaviours, as teens become more independent and transition into adulthood. For parents and carers of kids aged 11-17 EVENT DETAILS Date: Friday 28th August, 4th, 11th, 18th September 2020 Time: 9:30am - 12 noon Where: Meeting Rooms, Upstairs, Darius Wells Library and Resource Centre Robbos Way Kwinana Cost: $10 per workbook per family Creche: call Toddler Town on 9236…

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Family Fun Time – Online Workshop, Every Thursday in Term 3!

September 24 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Online using Zoom
Free

Songs, stories and games to help your family with tricky times and transitions. This one hour class will give parents fresh strategies to help daily tasks and activities go more smoothly. Bring along your 0-5 year old and: • enjoy rhymes, games and stories for everything from nappy changes to brushing teeth to car journeys; • learn about how books, stories, rhymes and games can help your child’s development. EVENT DETAILS When: Thursdays from 16th July 2020 (until the end…

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