Dorset Council run a range of parenting courses for parents of children aged 0 to 16 years old.
They have courses about:
For parents with babies from birth to crawling.
The Parents and Babies Program is delivered over 8 weeks in one-hour sessions with trained facilitators. The facilitators help you and your baby with topics that will support attachment and bonding.
The Incredible Years Parenting Programme is an evidence-based programme (this means it's based on research) devised by Caroline Webster-Stratton, a child psychologist. This course can help you to:
This is a free programme and aimed at parents of children aged between 3 and 12 years old.
Living with teenagers is a 7 week evidence-based programme. This programme is designed to help parents and carers of teenagers aged 11 to 16 years who are experiencing behaviour and communication difficulties.
The programme covers:
Contact your locality team for information about dates and venues.