*Opportunities for parental development are not currently available with BGCBigs. Please see below for other organizations you can contact to find resources near you.*
Kara Family Resource Center
Parent Link Centers
Parenting can be tough but you are not alone.
Parent Talk (not currently available)
Parent Talk is a safe place for parents to come together to connect with other parents, share their experiences and challenges, and learn more about parenting topics. Possible topics include: Self-care and Stress Management, Intentional Strength-Based Parenting, Positive Discipline, 5 Love Languages, Internet Risks and Safety/ Impact of Technology on Youth, Avoiding Power Struggles, Developmental Assets and Community Resources.
Light snacks, child care and all materials are provided for all workshops. Transportation support offered as requested. For more information or to register please call our main office at 780-424-8181 or contact Sandra Prefontine at 780-822-2500 or email Sandra.Prefontaine@bgcbigs.ca.
Click here to download a resource from the Stop Obesity Alliance called Weigh In. It focuses on how to talk to you child about weight and health.
Referrals (not currently available)
How do you find the right resources in the community? Our professional facilitator can refer you to those who can help in the areas of:
- Family Support
- Financial Aid
- Family Violence
- Mental Health
- Addictions Counselling
Workshops (not currently available)
Workshops are designed around the development of healthy relationships, positive parenting strategies, taking care of yourself as a parent and strength based parenting.
- Healthy Relationships
- 5 Love Languages
- Positive Parenting
- Bullying Prevention
- Avoiding Power Struggles
- Others, upon request
Health for Two Resources Available (not currently available)
- milk coupons
- prenatal vitamins
- bus tickets to doctor’s appointments
Events for Parents
***There are none at this time, please check back soon!