UPCOMING EVENTS

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Apr
27
Fri
Springwood EASTER EGG HUNT! @ CatholicCare Western Sydney and the Blue Mountains - Springwood Drop In Office
Apr 27 all-day

Easter Egg Hunt. Win Great Prizes!

Apr
30
Mon
Springwood EASTER EGG HUNT! @ CatholicCare Western Sydney and the Blue Mountains - Springwood Drop In Office
Apr 30 all-day

Easter Egg Hunt. Win Great Prizes!

My Kids and Me – Parenting Course @ Holy Family Parish Centre
Apr 30 @ 10:00 am – Jun 11 @ 12:30 pm
My Kids and Me - Parenting Course @ Holy Family Parish Centre | Emerton | New South Wales | Australia

My Kids and Me – Parenting Course

Strengthening relationships with kids in care

My Kids and Me is a 7 week course specifically designed for parents whose children are in Out of Home or Kinship Care.

It is led by two trained and experienced facilitators.

The course covers the following topics:

  • How did we get here
  • What it’s like for you
  • Looking after yourself
  • Talking and listening
  • The legal system
  • What it’s like for your kids
  • Where to from here

 

Duration: 7 weeks on Mondays

Date: 30 Apr – 11 Jun 2018

Times: 10am – 12.30pm

Venue: Holy Family Parish Centre, Emerton (cnr of Emert Pde & Weber St)

Cost: $10 (for snacks/activities/workbook)

Contact: (02) 8843 2530 to RSVP. Bookings are essential.

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Warruwi Wellbeing & Addictions Group @ Aboriginal Catholic Services - Emerton
Apr 30 @ 10:30 am – 1:00 pm
Warruwi Wellbeing & Addictions Group @ Aboriginal Catholic Services - Emerton | Emerton | New South Wales | Australia

Warruwi Wellbeing & Addictions Group

This is an open group for both men and women.

  • Share information and stories about how addictions can impact our lives, particularly problem gambling
  • Make something – art, woodwork, or scarves (everything is supplied)
  • Learn how to relax and support each other
  • Discover new ways to manage your addictions

 

When: Every Monday

Times: 10.30am (meditation) / 11am – 1pm

Venue: ACS Emerton (cnr of 254 Luxford Rd & Emert Pde)

Cost: Free – Lunch & materials supplied

Contact: (02) 9628 0084

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May
7
Mon
My Kids and Me – Parenting Course @ Holy Family Parish Centre
May 7 @ 10:00 am – Jun 18 @ 12:30 pm
My Kids and Me - Parenting Course @ Holy Family Parish Centre | Emerton | New South Wales | Australia

My Kids and Me – Parenting Course

Strengthening relationships with kids in care

My Kids and Me is a 7 week course specifically designed for parents whose children are in Out of Home or Kinship Care.

It is led by two trained and experienced facilitators.

The course covers the following topics:

  • How did we get here
  • What it’s like for you
  • Looking after yourself
  • Talking and listening
  • The legal system
  • What it’s like for your kids
  • Where to from here

 

Duration: 7 weeks on Mondays

Date: 30 Apr – 11 Jun 2018

Times: 10am – 12.30pm

Venue: Holy Family Parish Centre, Emerton (cnr of Emert Pde & Weber St)

Cost: $10 (for snacks/activities/workbook)

Contact: (02) 8843 2530 to RSVP. Bookings are essential.

Download the flyer

Warruwi Wellbeing & Addictions Group @ Aboriginal Catholic Services - Emerton
May 7 @ 10:30 am – 1:00 pm
Warruwi Wellbeing & Addictions Group @ Aboriginal Catholic Services - Emerton | Emerton | New South Wales | Australia

Warruwi Wellbeing & Addictions Group

This is an open group for both men and women.

  • Share information and stories about how addictions can impact our lives, particularly problem gambling
  • Make something – art, woodwork, or scarves (everything is supplied)
  • Learn how to relax and support each other
  • Discover new ways to manage your addictions

 

When: Every Monday

Times: 10.30am (meditation) / 11am – 1pm

Venue: ACS Emerton (cnr of 254 Luxford Rd & Emert Pde)

Cost: Free – Lunch & materials supplied

Contact: (02) 9628 0084

DOWNLOAD THE FLYER

May
9
Wed
Keeping Kids in Mind, Term 2 May 2018, Parramatta – A Post-Separation Parenting Workshop @ CatholicCare Western Sydney and the Blue Mountains - Parramatta Office
May 9 @ 6:00 pm – Jun 6 @ 8:30 pm

“Keeping Kids in Mind” workshop is a Post Separation Parenting course.

“Keeping Kids in Mind” is a dynamic 5 week course aimed at assisting separated parents who are struggling to co-operatively co-parent supporting their children. Parents are challenged to refocus on better understanding their own children’s needs during this time of family change, learn strategies to rebuild resilience in their family and develop child focused ways to negotiate with the other parent.

This course examines issues such as:

– Grief and Loss after separation
– The Hidden World of Children
– Rebuilding Resilience
– Bridging the Gap
– Looking Back, Moving Forward

All participants must register their interest in attending the course and participate in a pre-group interview prior to the course.

This course runs for 5 weeks Wednesday evenings from 6pm to 8:30pm commencing 9 May to 6 June 2018, at CatholicCare Western Sydney and the Blue Mountains – Parramatta Office,  at 13 Buller St, North Parramatta NSW 2151, opposite to the  Doyle Ground Park.

The course fee is $100 for all sessions. Concessions are available.
Bookings essential: 02 8843 2530 or 1800 55 46 46

A Certificate of Attendance is issued on completion of the course.
“Keeping Kids in Mind” is facilitated by qualified and experienced educators and counsellors.

Please click on KKIM – Term 2 May 2018 Parramatta flyer for the promotion of this workshop in your networks.

May
14
Mon
My Kids and Me – Parenting Course @ Holy Family Parish Centre
May 14 @ 10:00 am – Jun 25 @ 12:30 pm
My Kids and Me - Parenting Course @ Holy Family Parish Centre | Emerton | New South Wales | Australia

My Kids and Me – Parenting Course

Strengthening relationships with kids in care

My Kids and Me is a 7 week course specifically designed for parents whose children are in Out of Home or Kinship Care.

It is led by two trained and experienced facilitators.

The course covers the following topics:

  • How did we get here
  • What it’s like for you
  • Looking after yourself
  • Talking and listening
  • The legal system
  • What it’s like for your kids
  • Where to from here

 

Duration: 7 weeks on Mondays

Date: 30 Apr – 11 Jun 2018

Times: 10am – 12.30pm

Venue: Holy Family Parish Centre, Emerton (cnr of Emert Pde & Weber St)

Cost: $10 (for snacks/activities/workbook)

Contact: (02) 8843 2530 to RSVP. Bookings are essential.

Download the flyer

Warruwi Wellbeing & Addictions Group @ Aboriginal Catholic Services - Emerton
May 14 @ 10:30 am – 1:00 pm
Warruwi Wellbeing & Addictions Group @ Aboriginal Catholic Services - Emerton | Emerton | New South Wales | Australia

Warruwi Wellbeing & Addictions Group

This is an open group for both men and women.

  • Share information and stories about how addictions can impact our lives, particularly problem gambling
  • Make something – art, woodwork, or scarves (everything is supplied)
  • Learn how to relax and support each other
  • Discover new ways to manage your addictions

 

When: Every Monday

Times: 10.30am (meditation) / 11am – 1pm

Venue: ACS Emerton (cnr of 254 Luxford Rd & Emert Pde)

Cost: Free – Lunch & materials supplied

Contact: (02) 9628 0084

DOWNLOAD THE FLYER

May
16
Wed
Keeping Kids in Mind, Term 2 May 2018, Parramatta – A Post-Separation Parenting Workshop @ CatholicCare Western Sydney and the Blue Mountains - Parramatta Office
May 16 @ 6:00 pm – Jun 13 @ 8:30 pm

“Keeping Kids in Mind” workshop is a Post Separation Parenting course.

“Keeping Kids in Mind” is a dynamic 5 week course aimed at assisting separated parents who are struggling to co-operatively co-parent supporting their children. Parents are challenged to refocus on better understanding their own children’s needs during this time of family change, learn strategies to rebuild resilience in their family and develop child focused ways to negotiate with the other parent.

This course examines issues such as:

– Grief and Loss after separation
– The Hidden World of Children
– Rebuilding Resilience
– Bridging the Gap
– Looking Back, Moving Forward

All participants must register their interest in attending the course and participate in a pre-group interview prior to the course.

This course runs for 5 weeks Wednesday evenings from 6pm to 8:30pm commencing 9 May to 6 June 2018, at CatholicCare Western Sydney and the Blue Mountains – Parramatta Office,  at 13 Buller St, North Parramatta NSW 2151, opposite to the  Doyle Ground Park.

The course fee is $100 for all sessions. Concessions are available.
Bookings essential: 02 8843 2530 or 1800 55 46 46

A Certificate of Attendance is issued on completion of the course.
“Keeping Kids in Mind” is facilitated by qualified and experienced educators and counsellors.

Please click on KKIM – Term 2 May 2018 Parramatta flyer for the promotion of this workshop in your networks.