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Parenting support services and Triple P Programme

Parenting support services

Parenting Support Services work in conjunction with other teams in Primary and Secondary schools across the island delivering the Triple P (Positive Parenting Programme). This is a programme that offers ideas to help deal with the big and small parenting challenges that are part of family life. Triple P does not tell you how to be a parent but offers a range of strategies for you to choose the ones that fit your family.

We aim to help parents and carers of children and teenagers up to 18 years. We also deliver a programme for parents and carers of children with special needs. Our programmes can also be delivered in Portuguese.

Triple P Positive Parenting programs help you:

  • raise happy, confident children and teenagers
  • manage behaviour in a positive way
  • set family rules and routines that everyone follows
  • get along better with your children or teenagers
  • balance work and family commitments

Our current timetable of events is detailed below and is frequently updated. You can choose to attend at a time and location that suits you, even if the session is being held at a school your child does not attend. If you would like to attend one of these events, email us or call us on +44 (0) 1534 449481

Triple P seminars

SchoolsSeminar ProgrammeAge RangeDateTime
​Bel Royal​Raising Resilient Children​0 to 12 years​Wednesday 8 May 2019​1.30pm to 3pm
De La Salle College (Secondary)Raising Responsible Teenagers12 to 16 yearsThursday 2 May 20196pm to 7.30pm
​Grainville​Getting Teenagers Connected​12 to 16 years​Wednesday 8 May 2019​6.30pm to 8pm
​Hautlieu​​Raising Competent Teenagers​​12 to 16 years​Wednesday 8 May 2019​6.30pm to 7.30pm
​La Moye​Raising Confident Competent Children0 to 12 years​Thursday 2 May 2019​6pm to 7.30pm
​Les Quennevais​Raising Responsible Teenagers​12 to 16 years​Wednesday 22 May 2019​6pm to 7.30pm
​St Georges​Raising Resilient Children​0 to 12 years​Thursday 19 September 2019​6pm to 7.30pm
​St Lawrence​Raising Confident Competent Children​0 to 12 years​Tuesday 21 May 2019​6pm to 8pm
​St Lawrence​Raising Confident Competent Children0 to 12 years​Wednesday 22 May 2019​3.15pm tp 5.15pm
​St Saviour​The Power of Positive Parenting​0 to 12 years​Monday 13 May 2019​1pm to 3pm
​St Saviour​The Power of Positive Parenting​0 to 12 years​Monday 13 May 2019​6pm to 8pm
TrinityThe Power of Positive Parenting0 to 12 yearsWednesday 12 June 20196.30pm to 8pm

Triple P discussion groups

Discussion groups / Schools
ProgrammeAge RangeDateTime
​De La Salle College (Secondary)​Coping with Teenagers Emotions​12 to 16 years​Thursday 23 May 2019​6pm to 8pm
​GrainvilleBuilding Teenager's Survival Skills​​12 to 16 yearsWednesday 15 May 2019​​6.30pm to 8.30pm
​Grainville​Reducing Family Conflicts​12 to 16 years​Wednesday 19 June 2019​6.30pm to 8.30pm
​​Janvrin​Developing Good Bedtime Routines0 to 12 years​Wednesday 22 May 2019​6pm to 8pm​
​​Janvrin​​Dealing with Disobedience0 to 12 years​Tuesday 4 June 2019​6pm to 8pm​
​Janvrin​​Managing Fighting and Aggression0 to 12 years​Tuesday 2 July 2019​6pm to 8pm​
​La Moye​Managing Fighting and Aggression0 to 12 years​Tuesday 14 May 2019​9am to 11am
​Les Quennevais​Getting Teenagers to Cooperate​12 to 16 years​Wenesday 5 June 2019​6pm to 8pm
St Mary Managing Fighting and Aggression0 to 12 yearsTuesday 6 June 20196pm to 8pm

Triple P group sessions

In addition to the seminars and discussion groups listed above we also offer larger group sessions held over a number of weeks. These cover the age ranges of 0 to 12 years, 12 to 16 years and children with additional needs. Email the parenting team for more information and the next available course dates.

Drop in facility

We have a confidential drop-in service for any parents or carers who have questions or need to talk about parenting.

This is available on a Friday from 9am to 1pm at the Bridge Child and Family Centre, Le Geyt Road, JE2 7NT.

Keeping Children In Mind programme

This three hour course is for parents who are separated or divorced and worried about the impact on their children. The course is held at The Bridge Child and Family Centre.

The course looks at ways of managing and supporting all the family and includes discussions on:

  • talking to children about separation and divorce
  • the potential effects of this life changing event on children and adults
  • practical ideas on developing  collaborative parenting approach
  • how to deal with less than ideal situations

Term Timetable

TimesStart Dates
6pm to 9pm

Wednesday 29 May 2019
Wednesday 26 June 2019
Wednesday 11 September 2019
Wednesday 23 October 2019
Wednesday 20 November 2019
Wednesday 11 December 2019

9.30am to 12.30pm

Friday 7 June 2019
Friday 12 July 2019
Friday 13 September 2019
Friday 18 October 2019
Friday 22 November 2019
Friday 13 December 2019

How to apply

Complete the form below and return or email it to the address on the form.

Keeping children in mind leaflet

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