Saturday 28 April, 9:30am till 12noon

This free parenting workshop recognises the big lifestyle changes that occur once children arrive and provides help, information and time to reflect on this important transition. The session is for couples expecting their first child.

Saturday 5 May, 2pm to 3:30pm

This is a one off workshop. The program is for:

  • First time dads (including expectant dads)
  • Dads who want to be more involved
  • Busy dads who want to make a difference
  • Busy dads with limited time
  • Dads who want hands-on practical information
  • Dads who have questions they want answered about being a dad.

Saturday 24 March, 1pm-4pm

If you have completed the Circle of Security Program and would like a refresher this is for you. Please provide a copy of your Circle of Security certificate when applying to attend if you did not do the course at Drummoyne Community Centre (DCC). If you did the course at DCC please indicate the year you did it when registering. This is a free adults only program facilitated by Dympna Kennedy. Preference is given to those residing in the City of Canada Bay Local Government Area. Registration is essential.

Fridays 9 & 23 March, 10:30am to 12noon

Please note time change for final two weeks. Covering babies body language and unique cues - sight, sound, sensory and settling; plus baby massage. For parents/carer and babies up to 12 months. Bookings essential. Facilitated by Dympna Kennedy. The fee for this course is $11 DCC Membership. DCC Membership is valid from 1 July 2017 to 30 June 2018. If you are not already a member please complete a DCC Membership form.

Wednesdays, 10:30am-12:30pm

This is an offsite playgroup for grandparents and grandchildren from 18 months to 6 years. It will restart on 7 February 2018. The playgroup is an informal gathering where grandparents and grandchildren come together in a relaxed and friendly environment to connect, play and learn. There are currently spaces available in this playgroup. Please contact Margaret on 0402 957 840 if you and your grandchild would like to attend.

The City of Canada Bay Council provides assistance with Parenting programs.

For other parenting programs and resources see the Resourcing Parents website.