Shetland Family Centre

Incredible Years Parenting Programme

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The Incredible Years is a free 14 week course for parents and carers of 2-6 year olds.

making parenting easier & fun

How will the Incredible Years help me?

  • Would you like to enjoy spending time with your children?
  • Would you like to learn skills to use in play to improve sharing, turn taking, etc
  • Would you like to help your child with friendships?
  • Would you like to help your child feel better about themselves and develp confidence?
  • Would you like to manage anger, frustration and how to stay calm?
  • Do you wish to bring out the best in your child using praise and incentives?
  • Would you like to have peer support with others in the same situation as you?
  • Woud you like to beleive in yourself as a successful parent?

Whats involved?

Online Groups

  • 1 hour, 15 mins weekly meetings for 14 weeks
  • You will need a computer or tablet with Wifi connection
  • 14 people max per group and 2 facilitators
  • There is one-to-one phone support
  • Course book and handouts provided

Face to Face Groups

  • 2 hour weekly meetings for 14 weeks
  • 14 people max per group and 2 facilitators
  • There is one-to-one phone support
  • Free creche
  • Tea and Coffee served
  • Help available with transport

Join the thousands of families across the country who have benefited from the support and tips Incredible Years provides for families.

If you would like more information about the course, contact the family centre by email at shetlandfamilycentre@shetland.gov.uk or by phone on 01595 745400.

If you would like to take part in the course, please complete the online form below.

Online Form