Evidence Based Parenting Programmes available in Southern Trust Area Early 2023

Please see information on the grid below for the range of evidence based parent/carer programmes (pre birth-teens)  available for families in the Southern Trust Area from January 2023. Places remain on all programmes.  Criteria and referrals details also included below

 

Evidence Based Parenting Programmes Southern Trust Area Early 2023
Programme

Name/Age Range/Attendees

Dates (from-to)

 

No of weeks Times

 

Location of programme

 

Referrals/ enquiries to

(email and telephone) 

Additional Information
Mellow Programmes
Mellow Bumps (Mums to be 20-30 weeks gestation)

 

Thurs 26th Jan-Thurs 2nd March 7 7-9pm Online Referral/Enquiries: 028 37564489

mellow.parenting@southerntrust.hscni.net

Available to Mums to be across the Southern Trust Area
Mellow Bumps (Mums to be 20-30 weeks gestation)

 

Tues 25th April-Tues 30th May 7 10.30am-12.30pm Online Referral/Enquiries: 028 37564489

mellow.parenting@southerntrust.hscni.net

Available to Mums to be across the Southern Trust Area
Mellow Babies (birth-1 year) Spring 2023 8 weeks + physical fitness programme 10.30am-12pm Homestart Craigavon Homestart.craigavon@btopenworld.com

028 38 345 357

For Families across the Portadown, Lurgan, Brownlow & Craigavon area. Infant Mental Health Programme includes online and face to face services.
Incredible Years
Parent/Infant Support Programme (0-4 months) Incredible Babies, Infant Massage, Sensory Play & Sleep Support A & D starting 18th January

 

Newry, Banbridge and Portadown week commencing 6th February

19 10.30am-12.30pm Newry, Moy, Banbridge and Portadown Enquiry/Referral-see attachment 1 for details For Parents and Babies outside Sure Start Areas
Incredible Years Baby (ideally 0-4 months)

Parents/Carers attend with baby.

Thurs 27th April  2023 8 10am-12pm TBC Enquiries/Referrals: Parenting Partnership 07880474747

parenting.partnership@southerntrust.hscni.net

or

Elaine Trainor MDT Team Newry

Elaine.Trainor@southerntrust.hscni.net

028 3026 7534

Available to parents/cares and babies resident in the Newry & Mourne Area
IY School Age

(5-12 years Parents/Carers in attendance)

Thurs 23rd March-14th June 2023 12 10am-12pm Online Enquiries/Referrals: Parenting Partnership 07880474747

parenting.partnership@southerntrust.hscni.net

 

Available to families across the Southern Trust Area.
I Y School Age

(5-12 years Parents/Carers in attendance)

Wed 29th March-21st June 2023 12 Evening Online Enquiries/Referrals: Parenting Partnership 07880474747

parenting.partnership@southerntrust.hscni.net

 

Available to families across the Southern Trust.
Solihull
Solihull ‘Understanding Your Child’

(For parents of children in the first five years)

Tues 17th Jan-28th March 2023 10 7-9pm To be confirmed Enquiries/Referrals: Parenting Partnership 028-38310920 07880474747

parenting.partnership@southerntrust.hscni.net

 

For all parents of children resident in the Southern Trust area
Parents Plus Special Needs Programme
Parents Plus Special Needs Programme (for parents of young people 11-18 years with an Autism diagnosis) Tues 17th January 7 weeks 7-9pm Online Joanne.McAteer@clanryegroup.com

 

A very small number of places remain on this programme. Further information on flyer
Parenting NI
Odyssey Parenting Your Teen Thursday 26th January 8 7-9pm Online Parenting NI Freephone 08088010722 Priority will be given to families resident in the Newry & Mourne Areas. However referrals will be considered for families across the Southern Trust area