What’s Coming Up For Parents?

Newmarket Leisure Centre 

birds eye view of colourful soft play equipment Venue: Newmarket Leisure Centre, Exning Rd, Newmarket CB8 0EA

Dates:  MOST  Tuesdays (holidays and term time) 

Time: 9.30- 11.30am

Come and say hello and bring your parenting or getting back to work questions to us.

No need to book – just come along and get your FREE cuppa while you are there too! 

We look forward to meeting you.

Tesco Drop in 

young child female sitting behind a computer Venue: TESCO Community Room, Fordham Road, Newmarket, Suffolk, CB8 7AH (The Community Room is at the back of the shop just past the bread and cakes!) 

Dates: MOST Thursday (holidays and term time)

Time: 1.00-3.00pm 

Come and say hello and bring your parenting or getting back to work questions to us.

No need to book – just come along! 

27th October – Halloween Card Making 

3rd November for 6 weeks – Co-parenting Course (if you don’t live with your child’s Mum or Dad join us for this new course and pick up tips for happy co-parenting) 

15th December – Christmas Card Making 

We look forward to meeting you. 

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. 

Piglet in the mudYou can meet Hannah (and the animals) at Ely Baby Bank – The Chicken Shed, 78 Mildenhall Road, Fordham CB7 5NR (a great place to pick up and donate FREE baby clothes and equipment in Fordham, near Ely) from 10:00am – Midday on: 

Thursday 8th September

Thursday 6th October

Thursday 3rd November 

Thursday 1st December 

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

TERM TIME – FACE TO  FACE 😃 

International Families Group (at The Women’s International Group) 

Newmarket International Womens Group information and pink image with illustrated woman and two children Venue: The Stable,  65 High Street, Newmarket, Suffolk CB8 8NA

Dates: Wednesdays starting 7th September 2022 (term time only) 

Time: 1.00-3.00pm 

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

Email nina@sharingparenting.com for more information. 

NEW Parent’s Course 

Venue: Foley House, 52 Wellington Road, Newmarket, Suffolk. CB8 0HY

Date: Starting Thursdays from 8th September 2022 (Term time only) 

Times: 1.00-2.00pm

Do you have a baby under 18 months old? 

Would you like to meet other parents in Newmarket? 

email us at info@sharingparenting.com to put your name on our interest list for our new parents course starting SOON. 

We look forward to hearing from you. 

Co-parenting Course

Venue: TESCO Community Room, Fordham Road, Newmarket, Suffolk, CB8 7AH (The Community Room is at the back of the shop just past the bread and cakes!) 

Date: Starting Thursdays for 6 weeks from 3rd November 2022 

Times: 1.00-3.00pm

Do you live in a different house from your children’s other parent? 

Would you like to find out more about how to co-parent in a calm and supportive way for your child/ren? 

Join us for six confidential sessions where we discuss positive tips and strategies with other parents. 

Co-parenting and supporting children through a separation can be a minefield.

This course can help to:
1. Reduce conflict
2. Support effective and productive communication

3. Understand possible behaviour challenges
4. Create‘ better’ long term outcomes

For more information please email us at info@sharingparenting.com 

We look forward to hearing from you. 

Via ZOOM

Raising Teens via Zoom

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

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 via ZOOM 

Date: Thursday 22nd and Thursday 29th September 2022 

Times: 9.30-11.30am

How to motivate your children academically via Zoom 

Venue: Online via ZOOM 

Date: Thursdays 6th and 13th October 2022 

Times: 9.30-11.00am

Would you like some tips and strategies to support your children’s learning?

Want to know the difference between praise and encouragement and which is most effective? 

Join us and book your free place now: 

“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: Wednesday 2nd November 

Times: 10.00-11.30am 

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 Taster session. 


Add YOUR Name to our Interest List for: 

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.

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!!
Sharing parenting Raising Teens
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.

Outside the Box – Face to face 

"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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Parent
Attended Outside the Box

Venue: To be confirmed

Dates: To be confirmed 

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.

Please contact us to register your interest for our next course. 

Dads Matter

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

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  

27 July – Tips for Co-Parenting

28th  September –  Choices and consequences
 
26th  October –  Positive reinforcement
 
 30th November  – Praise or Encouragement?  

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: