NEW INFANT MENTAL HEALTH PROMOTION RESOURCES: The Comfort, Play and Teach Activity Guides provide activities, songs and play time suggestions to conduct a simple parent-child engagement program, to enhance a child care centre’s program plan, or to share with parents as information sheets. Guides are available for working with infants, toddlers and preschoolers. Please CLICK HERE for details.
NEWSLETTER: For your information, CLICK HERE to read the Fall newsletter for Quinte Counselling Services, forwarded by Bob Kitcher from the Qxplore Group, which contains articles entitled “Behaviour Analysis: Building Skills and Abilities and Reducing Challenges” and “Prioritizing Safety through Risk Assessment.”
PARENTING WEBINARS: The Best Start Resource Centre is offering Daddy and Me on the Move webinars in English and French for dads of children 0-6 years. Please share with your families. For details and registration information, CLICK HERE.
WORKSHOP FOR PROFESSIONALS: Training for legal, mental health and child welfare professionals with Dr. Michael Saini on November 20th, 9am-4pm at The Banquet Centre in Belleville. CLICK HERE for details. The registration deadline is November 1st. Direct questions to Vicky Visca at 613-969-9949 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
YOUTH PROGRAM EXPANSION: Through the Ontario Poverty Reduction Fund, the John Howard Society of Belleville and District will receive up to $92,300 over 3 years to expand its Quantum program, geared towards helping youth complete school. CLICK HERE for news release.