What’s Coming Up For Parents?

FACE TO  FACE 😃 

International Families Group 

Sharing Parenting VolunteerVenue: Foley house, 52 Wellington Road, Newmarket, Suffolk. CB8 0HY

Dates: Wednesdays (term time only) starting Wednesday 18th May 2022

Time: 3.30-4.30pm 

All welcome to come along for crafts (and a biscuit!) and get together for families who may speak English as a 2nd language. 

Email nina@sharingparenting.com for more information. 

International Families Group

Wellbeing Workshops 

Anxiety 

Venue: Newmarket

Date: Wednesday 27th April 

Time:  1:00-2:00pm 

We all feel anxious at times – this is normal. Join us for a short workshop where we share simple tips and strategies to add to the ‘parenting tool belt’. 

Please contact us for more information. 

Low Mood

Venue: Newmarket

Date: Wednesday 4th May 

Time:  1:00-2:00pm 

Life is a roller coaster and so is parenting. Join us for a short workshop where we share simple tips and strategies to add to the ‘parenting tool belt’. 

Please contact us for more information. 

Adult Resilience 

Venue: Newmarket

Date: Wednesday 25th May

Time:  1:00-2:00pm 

Resilience is another word for ‘coping’ or  ‘recover quickly’ or ‘bouncing back’ Join us for a short workshop where we share simple tips and strategies to add to the ‘parenting tool belt’. 

Please contact us for more information. 

Mindfulness

Venue: Newmarket

Date: Wednesday 11th May 

Time:  1:00-2:00pm 

Mindfulness has become a buzz word in the past 2 years. Many people find a few minutes a day for mindfulness really helps them and their children feel happier, healthier and more optimistic. Join us for a short workshop where we share simple tips and strategies to add to the ‘parenting tool belt’. 

Please contact us for more information. 

Positive Self Talk 

Venue: Newmarket

Date: Wednesday 8th June

Time:  1:00-2:00pm 

We often say at Sharing Parenting ‘ be your own best friend’ find out more and join us for a short workshop where we share simple tips and strategies to add to the ‘parenting tool belt’. 

Please contact us for more information. 

Build Your Rainbow (Support getting back to education, training and work) drop in’s

Come and meet Hannah who can tell you more about how she can support you with ‘Build Your Rainbow‘ and how to get closer to your career goals via self development. 

You can meet Hannah at Ely Baby Bank (a great place to pick up and donate FREE baby clothes and equipment in Fordham, near Ely) on Thursday April 7th, May 5th, June 2nd and July 7th from 10:00am – Midday.  

For more information email hannah@sharingparenting.com or contact us.

"Doing this course is absolutely worth it! Finding out what 'colour' I am and how it impacts my relationships and even my job choice was fascinating. I would recommend this course to EVERYONE!!
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Attended True Colours

Via ZOOM

Raising Teens Taster 

Raising Teens for Facilitators

Venue: via Zoom 

Date: Thursday 19th May 2022   

Time:  7.30-8.30pm 

We all feel anxious at times – this is normal. Join us for a short workshop where we share simple tips and strategies to add to the ‘parenting tool belt’. 

Please contact us for more information or book your FREE place below: 

“It’s not about being a bad parent, it’s about being a better parent”
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Attended Raising Children

Venue: Online ZOOM

Date: New dates coming up soon (contact us to put your name down)

Times: 6.45-8.15pm 

Do you find yourself asking “Why won’t they listen to me?” or “How can I be ready for my child’s next stage?” or “Am I saying or doing the right thing?

Join us and other parents, who are experiencing the same challenges as you, on our popular Raising Children course. Parents/carers can attend from any school.

Please contact us for more information.


 

Raising Toddlers via Zoom 

Sharing Parenting Raising ToddlersVenue: Online ZOOM 

NEW Dates: Starting Tuesday 14th June for 6 weeks until Tuesday 19th July 

Times: 7.30-8.30pm

Do you have a baby or toddler and want to find out more about how children learn, how to manage challenging behaviours and what to do to help build your child’s resilience from the start? 

…then join us for Raising Toddlers. 

Contact us or click below to book your FREE place.

The Road Ahead (Career support)

Sharing Parenting Training and Qualifications

Venue: Online ZOOM

Date: To be confirmed

Times: 10:00 – 12.00 midday

This practical course is designed to help you identify your key skills and strengths and to prepare you for future job opportunities. 

Delivered by our very experience Hannah from Build Your Rainbow who will help you get closer to your career goals on this brilliant self development course.

Take the first step to your positive future and you’ll never look back.  

Book your FREE place below or contact us for more information.

You can also meet Hannah at Ely Baby Bank. See our Community Page for dates and times.

Outside the Box 

"It made me think about my parenting different and in a positive way. It didn't make me feel like a bad parent, just highlighted some things I could adjust and change to help my children and our relationship together."
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Attended Outside the Box

Venue: Newmarket, Suffolk FACE TO FACE

Dates:New dates coming up soon (contact us to put your name down)

Times: To be confirmed

Does your child have additional needs?

Would you like to join other parents and discover strategies that may help you and your child cope better?

No diagnosis needed.

Join us and book your FREE place today. 

Raising Teens 

“Thanks for a really interesting and ‘eye opening’ ten weeks, it’s been the best investment of 20 hours ever”
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Attended Raising Teens

Do you find yourself asking:

“Why doesn’t my teenager want to talk to me anymore?”

“Why does my teenager want to spend all their time with their friends or in their room?”

“What is happening to my teenagers brain and how can I support them with these changes?”

Join us and other parents and carers on our Raising Teens course which is an open access parenting course (parents/carers can attend from any school), delivered over 10 weeks for two hour sessions each week, aimed at parents of teenagers.


Venue: Online ZOOM

Date: Starting Tuesday 20th September 2022 for 10 weeks (not 4th or 25th October) 

Times: 6.45-8.15pm

Sibling Rivalry

Sibling Rivalry

Do you feel you are always playing referee to your children?

Do you often ask yourself :

Why do they always argue when I leave the room?” 

How can I support my children to get along with each other?

…then sample a taste of our  Sibling Rivalry  programme! 

Venue: Online ZOOM 

Date: To be confirmed – please contact us to express your interest  

Times: To be confirmed 

True Colours (Fun Personality Sessions)

"Doing this course is absolutely worth it! Finding out what 'colour' I am and how it impacts my relationships and even my job choice was fascinating. I would recommend this course to EVERYONE!!
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Parent
Attended True Colours

Sharing Parenting True coloursVenue: Online ZOOM 

NEW Dates: New dates coming up soon (contact us to put your name down)

Times: To be confirmed  

Do you find yourself asking:

 “Why is my child different to me?

Why do I hate doing the things he/she loves?”  

How can I support my child with their friendships?

“How can I learn to tolerate different personalities in your family and/or at work?”

…then you will love this FUN personality based taster.

Contact us to book your FREE place.

Dads Matter

'Dads Matter was the perfect opportunity to meet people like myself... the fact that the course is so brilliant was a bonus!'
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Attended Dads Matter

Sharing Parenting stories

Venue:  On Zoom 

Dates: To be confirmed
Times: To be confirmed
 
Do you want to meet other Dad’s?

Do you want to find out more about the 4 different roles you can play, as a Dad, in your child’s life?

Do you want to help promote the positive reputation of Dad’s?

Of course Dad’s are welcome on all our programmes but this one is just for you to support the very important role of Dads in the family, including research behind that role.

Join other Dad’s, who are experiencing the same challenges as you, on our popular Dad’s Matter course.

This is an open access parenting course, delivered over 5 weekly evening sessions – each session is 1.5 hours.

Some of the topics you will cover on this course are:

  • Parenting Styles – What does being assertive parenting really mean?
  • The role of Dad as a Role Model – Learn how you are showing them the way.
  • The role of Dad as a ProtectorHow to balance boundaries and independence.
  • The role of Dad as a ProviderHow to meet the physical, emotional, intellectual and social needs of your child/ren.
  • The role of Dad as a TeacherWhat are rights and responsibilities?
  • The role of Dad as a SupporterHow to build your child’s self esteem and confidence.

This course offers Dads an opportunity to meet other Dads, share experiences, learn from each other and get some advice and strategies to help them to support their children.

You may also be interested in reading Nick’s story in our Parents Stories and Feedback section.

Please contact us to for a Zoom log in. 

Small Groups 

SEN Parent Support Group

Venue: To be confirmed

Date:  To be confirmed

Time: To be confirmed 

Do you have children with SEN? We have a social group for you to get together with other parents, chat, coffee & cake (virtual!). Talking is one of the best way to share help, advice or just get things off your chest.

Email clare@sharingparenting.com to book a place.

Telephone Clare: 07519038536

 

Virtual FACEBOOK Drop In

Bring your parenting questions to us – no question too small (or big!)

Venue: Facebook Live 

Date: The LAST WEDNESDAY of every month (term time only) 

Time: Facebook Live 1.00-1.30pm 

NO NEED TO BOOK JUST TUNE IN.  

May 25 – Tips for starting a new school 

29 June – Why “labelling” children can be bad for them

27 July – Tips for Co-Parenting

If you have missed any of the sessions you can catch up on our Facebook Page 

Please see our Courses, Workshops or Taster pages for more information.

Please also read our Sharing Parenting Stories and Feedback from other parents and carers who have attended our programmes.

Please also see our Where to Meet Us page to find out more about where to find our Outreach Workers and Hannah from our Build Your Rainbow project.

Please contact us to sign up to receive our latest newsletter for parents. 

Please contact us for more information about any of the above or to register your interest by clicking the button below: