CHILD ABUSE PREVENTION SERVICE
Safe Children, Safe Families Project
Safe Children, Safe Families Project is the next development of providing education to children around emotional IQ, development of social competence and improving children’s abilities to communicate their emotions to others.
The program is an evidence-based protective behaviour program that leverages off Dr Reina MIchaelson’s PHD research(2001). The program is a first in Australia and has some outstanding results in working with children aged 3 to 5 years old, their parents and the childcare workers. The results are detailed in summary on research questions with the children after three sessions. It is the only Protective behaviours program specially developed to work with children with disabilities.
CARER AND PARENT SUPPORT
Nurturing Parent Program
CAPS Nurturing Parent Program provides each family with a range of support services, tailored to each families specific strengths and needs. Families have access to one to one support, counselling or emotional support and referrals. This is an evidenced-based program that assists families in identifying their strengths and areas of need across 10 life functional domains. Our professional staff support the individual or family to set their personal goals and steps to work toward success. To make an appointment with one of our nurturing parent workers.
The CAPS @ Campsie supported playgroup is a weekly activity for parents and their children (aged 0 -5 years old). The playgroup combines traditional play, music and signing, crafts, and dancing, with parent education sessions. Run during school term time only this playgroup is held on Tuesdays from 10.30am – 12.30pm at Rotary Community Centre, 34 North Parade Campsie. This group costs $10 per week.
Evidence-based Parent Training
CAPS delivers a suite of parent training programs that have been independently evaluated and are demonstrated to produce real and measurable positive outcomes for families, including the highly acclaimed Positive Parenting Program (Triple P, Triple P Teen and Triple P Pathways), Tuning Into Kids, Tuning InTo Teens, and 123 Magic. submit to receive our newsletter for upcoming groups.