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parenting tips

 

People all have different learning styles and so Connections shares parenting tips and resources from many sources. 

Ages and Stages 
Helpful guidance so parents discover as early as possible if a child has a delay or challenge.


Parent-Child Mother Goose Program
Connections provides this group program that promotes parent-baby bonding and early language development.


Nobody’s Perfect
Parenting education and support program for parents of children from birth to age five. It is designed to meet the needs of parents who are young, single, socially or geographically isolated or who have low income or limited formal education. It informs parents about the "whens," "whats" and "whys" of the first five years of childhood. Participation is voluntary and free of charge.


Calgary Sexual Health Centre
A rich resource for parents to feel more comfortable and better prepared with good information to share with their children. As well, Calgary Sexual Health Centre offers specialized education and supports for families affected by developmental disabilities and for social workers and other service providers supporting individuals with disabilities.

Teaching your children and adult children with disabilities about sex:
Gulp! Talking to your children about sexuality -- Newsletter