Parenting Group

Every 6 months - Mondays 1.30 - 3.30pm Upstairs King's House

Twice a year two programmes are run for the families of children who attend St Mary's Academy.

Raising Children

Twelve week course run in partnership with St Mary's Academy and a community organisation called Sharing Parenting.  Programme is to facilitate open conversations around the challenges faced in raising children and offer input and suggestions on how these might be handled.  Areas covered such as:

  • raising self-esteem
  • understanding challenging behaviours
  • styles of parenting
  • active listening



Ten week programme run in partnership with St Mary's Academy for children who have suffered loss, either through death or divorce/separation.