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Tuning in to Kids™ (Cranbourne)

A free 6-week program supporting parents/caregivers in the Cranbourne area to develop and enhance your parenting skills, focusing on building your relationship with your child.

Do you:

  • have a connection to the Cranbourne area (place of residence, work, school, or relatives), and
  • have a child aged 3 to 10 years?
  • have difficulty managing your child’s behaviour?
  • want to strengthen your parenting skills?
  • want to learn ways to better connect with your child?
  • feel concerned about the level of conflict in your home?

This course teaches parents/caregivers:

  • emotional intelligence and why it’s important
  • the five steps of emotion coaching
  • different parenting styles
  • anger and conflict management
  • problem solving
  • emotional self-care.

Who can attend?

We are funded to provide this program to parents/carers of children aged 3 to 10 years, with a connection to the Cranbourne area (place of residence, work, school, or relatives).

Please note: This program is not suitable for people who use, or have used, violence in their relationships. If this applies to you, please contact us to find out how we can support you.


Upcoming group dates

Six sessions from 10am - 12pm on Wednesdays in Term 2, 2024:

  • 1 May
  • 8 May
  • 15 May
  • 22 May
  • 29 May
  • 5 June.


Other information

A brief telephone assessment will be held prior to the group, to confirm that this group is suitable for your circumstances.

Please note: Only parents can attend programs. Children cannot be present during groups.

Tuning in to Kids™ is provided by Relationships Australia Victoria as part of Windermere’s Communities for Children initiative, with funding from the Australian Government Department of Social Services.


Contact us

Cranbourne Centre
Phone: (03) 5990 1900
Email: [email protected] 


Starts on 1 May 2024 at 10am. See 'Upcoming group dates' for more information.

Free of charge. Bookings are essential as places are limited.
Face-to-face in the Cranbourne area.
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Express your interest

Please note: We are funded to provide this program specifically to parents/caregivers with a connection to the Cranbourne area (place of residence, work, school, or relatives). This program is not suitable for people who have used or currently use violence in their relationships. If this applies to you, please phone our Cranbourne North Centre on (03) 5911 5400 to talk about how we can support you. Please note we're experiencing some technical difficulties with our online forms which may delay our response to your enquiry. For urgent enquiries, please call us directly.

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Eligibility criteria

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Group details

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Additional information

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