Family Support Network offers the following free services (click here for more information):
In addition to the programs held at our office at 143 Laurel Avenue, we also offer outreach parenting programs and seminars to preschools, schools, community organisations and groups.
Family Support Network inc is proud to host tertiary students for their work placement, read more here.
Our Manager, Neil
Parenting Groups at 143 Laurel Avenue Lismore: Bookings Essential
Book by phone (02) 6621 2489. Arrange your childcare with The Gingerbread House ph (02) 6622 1130.
Triple P parenting group with Gudrun
Triple P can help your child develop to their full potential! Triple P can also assist with building a positive relationship with your child and taking care of yourself as a parent.
Thursday 27 October to 24 November, 10am to 12.30pm.
Circle of Security parenting group with Darmin
Secure children have greater self-esteem, increased empathy, enhanced school readiness, better relationships, and have emotional intelligence.
Circle of Security teaches new ways to understand and respond to children’s needs and behaviours.
Tuesday 18 October to Tuesday 6 December, 10am to 12.30pm.
Tuning Into Kids with Hannah
Tuning in to Kids is an evidence-based parenting program that focuses on the emotional connection between parents and children. In particular the program teaches parents skills in emotion coaching, which is to recognise, understand and respond to children’s emotions in an accepting, supportive way.
Wednesday 26 October to Wednesday 30 November, 10am to 12.30pm
Bringing Up Great Kids at Nimbin Family Centre, 81 Cullen Street.
Promotes respectful, nurturing, mindful relationships between parents and children. This group is full for August 2016. Please phone 6689 0423 or 6621 2489 or contact us via our website to express your interest in similar events at Nimbin for the future.