This programme is being delivered as part of the Dads Project and therefore is open to men only. Thanks to funding from the National Lottery Community Fund NI this is free for dads to attend.
Duration: Every Thursday for 6 weeks
The Parenting Apart programme is aimed at parents who have separated, are separating, divorced or thinking of divorce.
The programme will provide practical advice and guidance about what children need to know, and what parents can do to meet their children’s need. Although parents are immersed in their own difficulties, this programme can help parents focus on the child’s needs with the aim of minimising the impact of the separation.
The programme explores:
- Emotional impact
- Parenting roles
- Changes in relationships
- Financial impact
- Moving on
To register call us on freephone 0808 8010 722.
Freephone number is currently available Monday – Thursday 9:30 am – 3:30 pm and Friday 9:30 am – 12:30 pm.
Duration: Every Wednesday for 2 hours
Aim: To improve the parent/adolescent relationship
FREE for parents/carers to attend
“I don’t want to talk about it.”
“Leave me alone.”
“You’re a melter!”
These phrases are often all too familiar for parents of teenagers. The teenage years can be notoriously challenging but Parenting NI and the Odyssey, Parenting Your Teen Programme can help you navigate your way through the reality of parenting teenagers.
The programme promotes the Authoritative Parenting style, which has been proven to be most effective.
Odyssey Parenting Your Teen Topics
The programme explores a range of topics relating to parenting young people, including:
- Teen Development
- Setting boundaries
- Rules and consequences
- Dealing with conflict
- Problem solving
Call us now on 0808 8010 722 to register. If you would prefer you can complete the Expression of Interest form at the bottom of the page. Completing this form does not secure you a place on the programme, you will need to complete a short registration over the phone. Once the team receive your details they will be in touch to complete your registration. Please note this can sometimes take a few days.