The Adventures in Early Literacy program is designed for preschool aged children (3 to 5 years old). Classes are from 9:45 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and take place on Tuesdays at 630 2nd Avenue. A light lunch is available at noon. There is a suggested donation of $10 to help keep program costs to a minimum and allows us to continue offering it in the community. Space is limited and registration is required.
The Mother Goose program has three sessions per year with ten classes per session, winter, spring and fall. The sessions are an hour and a half long.
The Toddler (15 months to 2.5 years) Program begins at 9:45 a.m. and the Infant (0 to 15 months) Program begins at 12:45 p.m. Classes take place on Thursdays at 630 2nd Avenue. Snacks and refreshments are supplied.
Born Healthy is a Canada Prenatal Nutrition Program funded by the Public Health Agency of Canada and sponsored by the Ladysmith Resources Centre Association. Additional funding for Born Healthy comes from community groups such as the Ladysmith Hospital Auxiliary. There are 44 other Canada Prenatal Nutrition Programs in B.C.
It’s a drop-in event for new dads and their kids that takes place on Saturday mornings from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. noon. A breakfast is served from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Activities and discussion follow from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. noon.
Triple P suggests simple routines and small changes that can make a big difference to your family. It helps you understand the way your family works and uses the things you already say, think, feel and do in new ways that:
- Create a stable, supportive and harmonious family
- Encourage behaviour you like
- Deal positively, consistently and decisively with problem behaviour
- Build positive relationships with your children, so that conflict can be resolved
- Plan ahead to avoid or manage potentially difficult situations
- Take care of yourself as a parent