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Daytime Parenting Support

These daytime drop-in programs offer a learning opportunity for parents. Join us as our Parent Educator and guest speakers provide valuable information about family, parenting, and health issues. Children are welcome. No registration required.


Camilla Aviss, Parent Educator
Camilla Aviss is a Registered Nurse (RN), International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC), parenting educator and mom of twins. She has vast experience and education in child health and mental health having worked both in public and private sectors.  Her past experiences working as a public health nurse, a nurse in the Canadian prenatal nutrition program, prenatal childbirth educator, and a lactation consultant have all given her insight into challenges families experience with young children. She has a special interest in attachment and
infant/child mental health.



Support for Parents of Infants (0 - 12 months)
Infants develop and change very rapidly and there is so much conflicting information about what to do! Join our Parent Educator and guest speakers for up to date information, tips and discussion with other parents. Infants up to 1 yr are welcome.

Location: Central Library (2331 New Street)
Tuesday afternoons
1:30


Jan 9th: Infant Development
Jan 16th: Starting Solids
Jan 23rd: Creating a Healthy Home Environment in a World Full of Plastic
Jan 30th: Separation Anxiety
Feb 6th: Tummy Time & Play, Why is it Important?
Feb 13th: Infant Sleep
Feb 20th: Car Seat Safety, Guest Speaker: Julie Fluit, PHN
Feb 27th: Healthy Brain, Healthy Baby
March 6th: Infant Temperament
March 13th: March Break - CLOSED
March 20th: Guest speaker: Barbara Harrison, Halton Literacy Specialist
March 27th: Baby Proofing & Home Safety

Come out and join in with other parents as we discuss these topics as well as any other questions or concerns you may have.



Support for Parents of Toddlers and Preschoolers
(12 mos - 4 yrs)


Trying to navigate Parenting? Kids don’t come with a how-to manual! Join our Parent Educator and guest speakers for up to date information, tips and discussion with other parents. Children up to 6 yrs are welcome.

Location: Tansley Church (2111 Walker's Line)
Tuesday mornings
9:30

Jan 9th: Dealing with Aggressive Behaviours and How to Use Positive Discipline Techniques.
Jan 16th: Resiliency
Jan 23rd: Creating a Healthy Home Environment in a  World Full of Plastic
Jan 30th: Why Does My Child Lie?
Feb 6th: What is Your Role in Your Child's Play?
Feb 13th: Toddler Development
Feb 20th: How to Best Support Your Child's Mental Health, Guest Speaker: ROCK Parent-Child Therapist, Eleni Opperwall
Feb 27th: Sibling Rivalry,
March 6th: Picky Eaters
March 13th: March Break - CLOSED
March 20th- Guest speaker: Barbara Harrison, Halton Literacy Specialist
March 27th: Toilet Learning

If you have any if you have parenting questions, or concerns please contact our Parent Educator at parented@rockonline.ca or 905-632-9377.

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