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Tuning in to Kids™ for Dads (Cranbourne)

Tuning in to Kids™ for Dads (Cranbourne)

A FREE, 6-week group for dads 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 free program teaches dads:

  • 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 fathers 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 men who use, or have used, violence in their relationships. If this applies to you, please phone our Cranbourne North Centre on (03) 5911 5400 to find out how we can support you or view our upcoming programs for men who use family violence.

 

Upcoming group dates

Six sessions from 6 - 8pm on Tuesdays in term 4, 2022:

  • 8, 15, 22, 29 November
  • 6, 13 December.

 

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 and carers can attend programs. Children cannot be present during groups.

Tuning in to Kids™ for Dads 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] 

Dates/times

Starts on Tuesday 8 November at 6pm. See 'Upcoming group dates'

Pricing
Free of charge. Bookings are essential as places are limited.
Location
Face-to-face in Cranbourne or online, depending on what the majority of participants prefer. Please let us know your preference when you contact us.

Express your interest

Please note: We are funded to provide this program specifically for dads with a connection to the Cranbourne area (place of residence, work, school, or relatives). This program is not suitable for men 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.

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Eligibility criteria

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Your details

View the scheduled dates/times in the sidebar above, then use the pop-up date picker to choose your preferred start date. You can also manually type the date into the box below, in the following format: January 1, 2021 (If there is only one start date listed above, you do not need to fill out this field).
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Additional information

The following questions are optional. If there are any questions which you are not comfortable answering online, these can be discussed over the phone during the intake assessment.

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