Family & Parenting

Local services are available to support you in your role as a parent/carer and family life in general. Please click the links to find out more information about local community groups, activities and sessions or to book your place on a workshop.

What’s On April – July 2019:

Parenting programmes: courses/groups run by Cornwall Council’s Early Help Hub to support you with some of the challenges of being a parent. Parents say that they learn a great deal from each other and enjoy the support that a group provides.

Parenting Workshops Spring/Summer 2019:
Camborne, Redruth, Treloweth, Lizard Peninsula, Helston:
Locality 2 FREE COURSES for parents Spring 2019
Living With Parents Helston FH Spring 2019

Hayle, St Ives & Penzance:
Locality 1 FREE COURSES for parents Spring summer 2019 v1
Living with Parents. Hayle 25th March

Disabled Living Newsletter January 2019:

Disabled Living Kidz to Adultz Middle Event, Thurs 21 March 2019, Coventry:

Childcare costs: whether you have toddlers or teens, you could get Government help with childcare costs:

Being Passionate about Parenting one day Parenting Workshop to learn some new skills on how to manage difficult behaviour and improve you and your child’s relationship at home. 09:30 – 14:30 Friday 29th June 2018 at Redruth Family Hub, Drump Road,Redruth TR15 1NA. Booking required: Passionate Workshop Poster June 2018

Cornwall Council: How the “Children, Schools and Families Directorate” use your information to provide services: How CSF use your information May 2018

Scope Oasis Groups are for parent and carers of children with support needs, providing the opportunity to meet other carers to chat and share experiences. View the PDF to find out more information and Spring 2018 dates at children’s centres across Cornwall: Oasis Leaflet Jan – Mar 2018

Free parenting classes run by the Family Information Service (FIS) to help families with children and young people aged 0-19, or until 25 if the young person has a special educational need or disability (SEND), with free and impartial information and advice: C Council parenting classes updated Apr – July 2018 flyer (3)

Online safety: Social networking, like all forms of public communication, comes with some risks. By helping your child understand what the risks are, you can play a big part in preventing them from turning into problems. This guide for parents and carers has practical tips for talking to children about online safety: Social_Media_Guidance_UKCCIS_Final_18122015.pdf (2).pdf