SWFIC Spring 2023 Parenting Programs
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SWFIC Spring 2023 Parenting Programs

2023-04-07 @ 8:00 am5:00 pm

South Winnipeg Family Information Centre presents Spring 2023 Parenting Programs.

All in-person programs are held at 800 Point Rd (unless otherwise stated). All online programs are held on Zoom. Register at www.swfic.org or call 204-984-9311.

Your Child and Money (on Zoom)
For parents of children ages 6 to 12
This workshop for parents will address how to teach your child about money. Topics include allowance, paying for chores, educating your child about the responsibilities and rewards of money: how to get it, how to spend it, and how to keep it.
Date: Monday, May 8, 2023
Time: 7:00 – 9:00 pm
Fee: $15

Your Child and Technology (on Zoom)
For parents of children ages 6 to 12
This workshop will look at the ins and outs of cell phones and computers in parenting a technology-based generation. Topics include appropriate screen time for each age group, internet safety, cell phone expectations, and how to work together with your child to navigate ever-changing technology.
Date: Monday, May 15, 2023
Time: 7:00 – 9:00 pm
Fee: $15

Triple P Teen (Positive Parenting Program, on Zoom)
For parents of teens ages 11 and up
Learn to apply Triple P Positive Parenting strategies with your teen. Parents learn about the causes of adolescent behaviour problems, setting specific goals, using strategies to promote a teenager’s skill development, managing inappropriate behaviour, and teaching emotional self-regulation. Learn how to plan around risk-taking behaviour or risky situations. *Workbooks required for programs
Thursdays, May 11 – June 15, 2023 (6 sessions)
Time: 7:00 – 9:00 pm
Fee: $65 per individual, $85 per couple

Safety Skills for New Parents (in-person)
For new or expecting parents
This class will cover infant choking rescue and CPR and how to avoid having to use those skills. Working off the idea “If you can predict it, you can prevent it,” we will talk about common hazards for babies and toddlers and how to avoid them. Topics include falls, choking, and car seat safety. Participants will receive a Home Safety booklet. Come with your safety questions. This is not a certified class.
Date: Monday, May 29, 2023
Time: 7:00 – 9:00 pm
Fee: $30


8:00 am – 5:00 pm