All Children, All Abilities, All Possibilities

Early Education Parenting Workshop

Koorana are offering a free program for parents on the benefits of early childhood education for development.

 

The workshops are facilitated by a specialist teacher and a social worker. Each session includes guest speakers from a range of child and family services.

 

SESSION 1: Welcome and an introduction to children's development
[Session by child and family nurse]

 

SESSION 2: Understanding your child’s needs, emotions and behaviour
[Session by Tresillian nurse]

 

SESSION 3: Brain development and the importance of playing with your child in their first 1,000 days of life 
[Session by music therapist]

 

SESSION 4: Normal language development for children aged 0-5 years.
[Session by Speech Pathologist]

 

SESSION 5: Expected abilities for children aged 0-5 years.
[Session by Occupational Therapist]

 

SESSION 6: Benefits of attending preschool and/or child care before going to school. Barriers in accessing early childhood education 
[Session by specialist teacher and Social Worker]

 

SESSION 7: Preschool/ child care visit

 

SESSION 8: Where to go from here - Navigating the services including useful links and resources

 

Morning tea is provided. Interpreters and child minding is available.

 

The program commences Monday 29 July, and runs every week from 9:30AM - 11:30AM at Rotary Community Centre, 34 North Parade, Campsie. 

 

Reserve your place by contacting Jyoti on 0429 182 724 or email jyoti.timilsina@koorana.org.au