Upcoming Parent Information Sessions in Yarra

Family Services are very pleased to be offering two upcoming Parent Information Sessions that may be of interest.

Talking with children about the climate crisis on 7th November, 6:30 to 8pm at the Collingwood Town Hall

Talking the talk: Respectful relationships, Human Sexuality and Body Safety on 12th November, 6pm – 8pm at the Collingwood Town Hall.

Talking with children about the climate crisis

Family Services; in partnership with sustainability team, are really excited to be offering a parent information session on Talking with children about the climate crisis. This session is at Collingwood Town Hall on 7th November from 6:30-8pm. This is a free public event; part of our annual parent information talks.

Profession Ann Sanson will be leading this session. We are really fortunate to have Ann run this workshop with us – specifically focused on supporting parents and carers support children with the climate crisis. Ann is a professor in Paediatrics at the University of Melbourne and the Network Coordinator for the Australian Research Alliance for Children and Youth (ARACY). She is a developmental psychologist with particular expertise in longitudinal research – she plays a leading role in both the 25-year Australian Temperament Project and Growing up in Australia (the Longitudinal Study of Australian Children).

Please register here: https://climateandchildren.eventbrite.com.au

Talking the Talk: Respectful relationships, Human Sexuality and Body Safety

Vanessa Hamilton will cover the conversations parents and carers need to be having with children on:

· Healthy and respectful relationships

· Body and protective safety

· Positive reactions to normal early childhood sexual behaviour

· Puberty preparation

· Internet safety and more

More information: www.talkingthetalksexed.com.au

Please Register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/respectful-relationships-human-sexuality-and-body-safety-tickets-78308808755

Flyers attached.