Brighter Futures Parenting Program

Facilitated by Darlene Leonew, Brighter Futures is a weekly peer facilitated program for parents, extended families and caregivers that encourages parenting growth by sharing and learning from each other. Brighter Futures was designed for use by our community with input from Elders and parents. Join us for every Tuesday from 10am to 2pm for conversation, information, lunch and laughter! Childminding is provided onsite.

Topics include:
Module 1 – The Big Picture
Module 2 – Pre and Post Natal Care
Module 3 – Caring About Children in Care and their Families
Module 4 – Living with FASD – Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder
Module 5 – Daily Living: Food, Fitness and Fun
Module 6 – Abuse Awareness and Prevention – Behaviour Management and Child Abuse Prevention
Module 7 – Child Safety and First Aid
Module 8 – Communication and Relationships
Module 9 – Anger and Conflict
Module 10 – Stress Prevention and Recreation
Module 11 – Goal Setting and Problem Solving
Module 12 – Discipline and Responsibility
Module 13 – Challenging Behaviours
Module 14 – Community Resources and Peer Support

Hours of Service
Parenting Workshop: Every Tuesday from 10:00am to 2:00pm

Coordinator Hours
Monday to Friday 8:30pm – 4:00pm

Funding Source