Parenting Groups in Hamilton

The City of Hamilton offers the following parenting groups: 

  • Parenting with LOVE for parents with children under age six
  • Group Triple P for parents of children ages two to six
  • Triple P Discussion Groups for parents of children ages two to six

Parenting with LOVE

Parenting with LOVE is a group for parents of children six years and under. Parents share ideas and discuss concerns about parenting.

The group is open to parents who are:

  • involved with either the Children’s Aid Society of Hamilton or the Catholic Children’s Aid Society of Hamilton 
  • recommended to take a parenting course

Program consists of:

  • Two hour sessions for eight weeks
  • Bus tickets to get to the group and return home
  • Certificate of participation at the end of the program

Parenting with LOVE groups run for eight weeks and each session is two hours long.  You must register to attend.  Various dates, times and locations available. Please call Health Connections at  905-546-3550 for more information.

Call Health Connections to register for Parenting with LOVE at 905-546-3550.  This group is free to attend.

Group Triple P

 is for parents of children two to six years age. Parents share ideas and discuss concerns about parenting.

Topics include:

  • How to build a positive relationship with your child
  • Ways to help your child behave well
  • Responding to challenging behaviour

Program consists of:

  • Six weeks of two-hour group sessions and three weeks of 20 minute phone calls
  • Bus tickets to get to the group and return home
  • Certificate of participation at the end of the program

Group Triple P includes six two-hour group sessions and three 20 minute phone calls over nine weeks.  You must register to attend. Group Triple P is at the locations and times listed below.

Date: October 10 to December 12, 2018
Time: 5 to 7 pm
Hamilton Mountain Ontario Early Years Centre
320 Brigade Drive, Hamilton

Call Health Connections to register for Group Triple P at 905-546-3550.  This group is free to attend. We recommend that parents who attend this group regularly see and care for their child.  This allows parents to complete the required home activities and practice new skills.

Triple P Discussion Groups

Groups are for parents of children two to six years of age who want to learn about specific topics. Parents share ideas and discuss concerns about parenting.

Discussion Groups include:

  • Dealing with Challenging Behaviours
  • Bedtime Challenges
  • Managing Fighting and Aggression 

Program consists of:

  • Two hour group sessions 
  • Bus tickets to get to the group and return home

Discussion Groups are two hours long.  You must register to attend.  Triple P Discussion Groups are at the locations and times listed below.

Dealing with Challenging Behaviours
Date: November 22, 2018
Time: 10 am to 12 noon
Hamilton West EarlyON Child and Family Centre
1900 Main St. West, Hamilton

Managing Fighting & Aggression
Date: December 6, 2018
Time: 6 to 8:30 pm
Hamilton Public Library - Red Hill Branch
695 Queenston Road, Hamilton

Call Health Connections to register for Triple P Discussion Groups. at 905-546-3550.  This group is free to attend.

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