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Growing Together Guide: September-December 2019

Interested in parenting or child and youth courses in the Hamilton area? Check out the Growing Together Guide for descriptions of courses and workshops available in the community for parents, youth, and children. Click the arrow icon to “download” the guide or the square icon to view “fullscreen.”

Community Education Service

The Community Education Service (CES) of the Child and Youth Mental Health Program provides educational courses and skills training workshops to the community on a variety of topics, including parenting, child development and child & youth mental health concerns. Programs are available for children, youth and caregivers, and are held regularly at locations across the Greater Hamilton Area (GHA).

Programs and workshops offered include:

  • COPEing with 3-12 Years Olds with ADHD
  • Helping Your Young Child Deal with Worries (Kids Have Stress, Too!)
  • kNOw Fear
  • Managing Meltdowns
  • Parenting Your Anxious Child
  • Positive Parenting
  • Stress Less for Teens

To learn more about the programs and workshops offered through CES, visit the Community Education Service website.

Family Resource Centre

A Family Resource Centre is also available for families to access resources, books, and DVDs. It is located in the main lobby of the Ron Joyce Children’s Health Centre. The Family Resource Centre has a lending library and is open to the public.

Learn more about the Family Resource Centre.