Welcome to the eighth edition of the Children's Centres newsletter!

Workshops and other events

Behaviour and Boundary Setting Workshop- Thursday 25 March and Thursday 29 April, 1 – 2pm. A workshop that aims to help with understanding your child’s behaviour in relation to their age and stage of development and how to introduce boundaries and positive discipline, using empathy and praise.

Knowing Your Money - Tuesdays, beginning 9 March to 30 March, 10 - 11.30am. A 4-week course run by Early Intervention Practitioners, aimed to support families with managing their finances. This includes money saving tips, how to budget and more!

Take A Minute - Thursdays, beginning 4 March to 25 March, 11 -11.40am. A 4-week course to promote wellbeing, self-care, mindfulness and how to look after yourselves during lockdown.

Please note: all sessions are virtual and are delivered through Microsoft Teams.

For any of the above workshops and courses, please send an email; including your full name, postcode, child’s full name and DOB to: Minal.shah@hounslow.gov.uk

Makaton signing for beginners, 18 months to 5 Years - Tuesday 9 March to 6 April. A 5-week course about why and how to use Makaton with children.

Supporting you to learn key signs you can use every day with your child and of course, teaching these signs through a mixture of traditional and modern rhymes and songs.

To join this course, please send an email; including your full name, postcode, telephone number, child’s full name and DOB to: Aisha.ghadialy@hounslow.gov.uk

Baby Massage - Monday 22 March, 1 - 2pm. Baby massage teaches parents how to massage their babies, using safe and easy massage techniques. Suitable for babies 6 weeks to 6 months.

To register your interest for this workshop, please send an email; including your full name, postcode, child’s full name and DOB to: Mandy.tomkins@hounlsow.gov.uk