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One-on-One Parenting Support
Being a parent is one of the hardest jobs we will take on. You won't always have the answers or know what to do - this is normal! That's where the Parent & Caregiver Support Services (PCSS) team comes in! Our warm and welcoming team of Caregiver Support Facilitators is here for you - whether it's providing you with connections to resources, getting information on potty training, or finding out how you can help your child cope with stress - our team will help you create a customized plan that works for your family.
Connect with us
Do you have a general parenting question or concern? Connect with us today to set up a one-on-one parenting session at (403) 207-7050 or send an email to email@example.com.
May 2023- NEWSLETTER
Check out the latest monthly newsletter from the Chestermere/Strathmore Family Resource Network (FRN) to learn about the lineup of exciting programs, workshops, and services available to families, parents, children, and youth ages 0-18 in Chestermere, Southeast Rocky View, Strathmore, and Wheatland County.
The Chestermere/Strathmore Family Resource Network is a collaborative partnership of agencies that includes the City of Chestermere's Parent & Caregiver Support Services (PCSS), The Trellis Commons Family Resource Network Hub, and Healthy Families.
To access this month's newsletter, please click here
The Baby Talk program listing (Spring 2023):
May 1- Infant Sleep- Learn about healthy bedtime routines and strategies
May 8- Meal Time Struggles- Learn new tips and tricks from an Alberta Health Services Community Dietician
May 15- Mother's Day Activity
May 22- No program
May 29- TBC
June 5- Growth & Development- Help your baby meet developmental milestones
June 12- Father's Day Art Project and Stroller Walk
June 19- CPR and Choking- Learn the basics of infant CPR
LENA Start- Free Program
Make a difference in your child’s life in just one hour a week with LENA Start. This program is a collaboration with LENA and PCSS.
- Learn about language development
- 10-week program for families with children between 0-3 years old
- 10 FREE children’s books
- Increase interactive talk with your child
- Connect with other parents
When: 10-week program starting April 18,2023
Come Play with Me
Join PCSS and Trellis for a free, intergenerational, drop-in playgroup for parents/caregivers and children between the ages of 0-5 years old.
Knowledgeable Family Resource Network staff will be on hand to offer ideas on child development and activities you can use to strengthen your connection with your child.
Date: Wednesdays starting April 19, 2023- June 21, 2023
Location: Lakeshore Manor - 200 Marina Drive
Unwind with a night of conversation, laughter and self care.
When: 8:00pm-9:00pm Wednesday, June 21, 2023
Location: held online through WebEx
Register by clicking here
Attendees will receive a free 'Reset' activity kit!!
One on One Parenting Support:
Do you have a general parenting question or concern? Connect with one of our Caregiver Support Facilitators for individualized, one-on-one parenting support, information, and resources. Connect with us at (403) 207-7050 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Check out our Programs Listing page to learn more about past programs and watch past seminar videos.
Check out the Ages & Stages Questionnaires (ASQs) resource to complete a free, online check-up to make sure your child (under the age of 6) is meeting developmental milestones, and receive helpful resources and activity ideas to support all areas of their development.
Family Resource Network Programs:
Trellis Commons Chestermere Strathmore Family Resource Network offers a variety of programs and support services for children 0-18 years of age. Learn more on their website here.
Did you know that we're on Facebook? Follow us @ChestermerePCSS for the latest information and resources about our current and upcoming parenting programs, and support services.