Community

UPCOMING COMMUNITY EVENTS:

Trauma Informed Parenting Workshops are being offered in the Waterloo Region for parents/caregivers of children and youth who have experienced trauma. The purpose of these workshops is to assist parents/caregivers with understanding trauma and what it means to parent their child from a traumainformed perspective

When: November 21, 2018 from 12:30pm-2:30pm Where: 645 Westmount Road East

Interpreters provided upon request! Child minding is also available for these sessions!

Registration is required! For more information or to regis- ter, please call or text Jamie at 226-339-0571.

Trauma-Informed Workshop Flyer (1)

 

The Centre for ADHD Awareness is hosting an ADHD Community Workshop on November, 25th in Kitchener, Ontario. 

Flyer click here   or see attached.

The workshop is geared to parents of children with ADHD, adults with ADHD and their families, and educators.  For detailed information, visit www.caddac.ca

Topics include;

  • Executive Functioning and ADHD: Keeping the Balls in the Air
  • Self-Regulation and ADHD: From Chaos to Smoother Sailing
  • ADHD Goes to School
  • ADDventures at Home
  • Understanding ADHD’s Impact on Adult Relationships
  • Understanding ADHD in the Workplace

PRESENTERS:

Dr. Megan Smith, Ph.D. in Child Clinical and School Psychology, has worked with diverse client populations in community, outpatient, residential, and inpatient settings at Youthdale Treatment Centres, the Toronto District School Board, and in private practice.

Heidi Bernhardt RN, Founder, and President of CADDAC and past Executive Director of CADDRA, has over the past 25 years helped raise awareness and understanding of ADHD among parents, educators, health care professionals, industry leaders, and government officials through presentations, conferences, media interviews, and advocacy work.

 

COMMUNITY SERVICES:

Front door/kids link

[ http://www.frontdoormentalhealth.ca/ ]http://www.frontdoormentalhealth.ca/

Carizon Community Resource Consultation

Parents/Caregivers can use a Consultation Appointment for support the needs of your family and child.

[ http://www.carizon.ca/education-school-based-services/families-schools-together/ ]http://www.carizon.ca/education-school-based-services/families-schools-together/

More Information about Carizon and your Community Resource Worker:

Parent Intro Rockway

Parent & Caregiver Drop-In:

CC info Rockway

After school programs for children with special needs 

* [ http://www.lighthouseprograms.com/ ]http://www.lighthouseprograms.com/

 

Extend a family website the link is for 0-12

http://www.eafwr.on.ca/how-can-we-help/child/ ]http://www.eafwr.on.ca/how-can-we-help/child/

 

Kingsdale Community Center

https://www.kitchener.ca/en/livinginkitchener/KingsdaleCommunityCentre.asp ]https://www.kitchener.ca/en/livinginkitchener/KingsdaleCommunityCentre.asp

 

Parenting with Passion Programs 

http://www.kwcounselling.com/parenting-with-passion/ ]http://www.kwcounselling.com/parenting-with-passion/