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Catholic Charities Offers Workshop For Parents Of Young Children

OSWEGO, NY – The Parent Education Program at Catholic Charities of Oswego County will offer a workshop series that will prove to be very beneficial to parents of children ages 1 through 4.

Entitled 1,2,3,4 Parents!, the workshop is video-based, interactive learning experience that teaches the fundamental attitudes and skills necessary for parents of young children.

Topics covered during the four-week workshop include:

Why your child acts like he does; How to keep your child safe; How to bond with your child; Why taking care of yourself is important; How you can discipline your young child.

Parents and caregivers of children ages 1 through 4 are encouraged to attend this workshop that is free and open to the public.

The 1,2,3,4 Parents! workshop will be held on three consecutive Wednesday sessions beginning Feb. 17 and continuing through March 3.

All sessions will be held from 9 to 11 a.m. in the south parlor of the Oswego YMCA Armory, 265 W. First St.

Parent educators Melissa Perry and Stacie Roberts will facilitate the workshop.

For more information, visit www.ccoswego.com

To register, contact Perry, Roberts or program supervisor Andrea Burritt at Catholic Charities of Oswego County, 598-3980 or via e-mail at [email protected]

Those interested in attending are urged to reply at their earliest convenience, as class size is limited.