FREE Courses for Parents/Carers

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FREE Courses for Parents/Carers

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All parents & carers living in Worcestershire can access FREE Solihull Approach courses for parents and carers online.

Including:

Go to: https://www.startingwellworcs.nhs.uk/parenting-courses and use the code PARENTSROCK to access for FREE.

Family Learning – FREE Courses

Worcestershire County Council’s Family Learning Team have created some new courses for parents. Please see the poster attached.

These courses are now FREE for all parents and carers no matter what their income is – new changes for Family Learning Courses!

Please call 01905 843519 for support to book onto any course or below is the link to book onto any course directly this term – all starting after half term:

Art in Your Heart Course

Marvellous Me After Lockdown Course

Time for You Course

Thinking about Employment Course

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Ready Steady: Winter Programme

Please find below information from the Ready Steady: Winter Programme.
 
Booking System Live
The activities booking system is now live! Please have a look at a range of free Christmas activities you can attend: https://readysteadyworcestershire.coordinate.cloud/

YogaBugs Virtual Sessions
Ready, Steady, Worcestershire & YogaBugs have partnered to offer you & your family a FREE yoga and well-being digital platform. If you sign up, you will receive 2 months FREE access to YogaBugs virtual – a digital platform of fun yoga videos & mental health and wellbeing resources for your family, from 1st December 2021 – 31st Jan 2022. This is perfect for those dark winter days to keep your children active and entertained. Helping your family have a healthy Christmas holiday from the comfort of your home.
 
Please visit https://yogabugsvirtual.com/ then redeem the code worcestershire-1373 to access all the online yoga videos and be in with the chance to win an iPad!
For more information about the HAF programme, please see https://www.worcestershire.gov.uk/info/20818/worcestershire_school_holiday_food_and_activities

Worms and Wellies Family Learning

Following the huge success of our previous Family Learning course Rainbows and Recipes, we are holding another course called Worms and Wellies starting on Wednesday 17th April 2024.

We hope to see as many of you there as possible.

The parents and children had a wonderful time last term and we are sure this course will be just as much fun!

Please contact the school office for further details and to book a place – 01299 250312 or email office@har.saet.co.uk

 

 

FREE Family Learning Courses

Please see below some short courses/workshops for Nov – Dec 2020 to support families during this latest lockdown for the last part of half term this year. All of the Family Learning courses are FREE for every parent or carer at the moment.

Lockdown Elevenses for any parents/carers feeling lonely or isolated 

Christmas Craft Workshop for Parents and Children 

New Year Calendar Making Workshop for Parents and Children

Fabulous Family Food Workshop for Parents

Facebook page is Adult Learning in Worcestershire if you would like to follow us and share courses to your families

Twitter Account is @WorcsAdultLearn if you would like to follow us and retweet courses to your families

Courses in 2020 will include:
Fun with Phonics – a course to support parents/carers to understand their children’s Phonics to do at home

Marvellous Maths – a course to support Parents/carers to understand Foundation Stage maths to do at home

Support for Parents/Carers with children who have special needs and disabilities – A Nurture course for adults

Bridging the Gap – a course for Parents/carers concerned about any gaps in their children’s knowledge, education or development during lockdown with some crafty ideas

Marvellous Me After Lockdown – A course to empower parents/carers to discover how Marvellous they are once their children are at school and they are home alone

Time for You – A Course for parents/carers to explore their turn to learn and what they might like to learn next

Art Courses – Using art as therapy for parents/carers who want support with anxiety or low emotional wellbeing

 

Alternatively if parents/carers are unable to book onto the course at www.worcestershire.gov.uk/courses they can ring us directly on 01905 843519

Families Hereford & Worcester digital magazine – January/February

We’re pleased to be able to provide you with the January/February Families Hereford & Worcester digital magazine.

It contains useful resources and ideas to help you and your family through the Spring Term and to keep your children entertained, busy and productive.

You can read the magazine by clicking HERE

Nov/Dec Families Hereford & Worcester digital magazine

We’re pleased to be able to send you the Nov/Dec Families Hereford & Worcester digital magazine.

It contains useful resources and ideas to help you and your family through the autumn term and to keep your children entertained, busy and productive.

You can read the magazine HERE

We hope you find it helpful.

 

Family Learning Courses

Here are the January – March 2022 New Family Learning Courses. The courses start at the end of January so please book on to these if you are interested as places fill up quickly.

Parents and carers living in Worcestershire can attend any course below for FREE with the following eligibility:

Professionals can also support by booking you directly onto a course on your behalf or you can ring their team directly for support on 01905-728537. All Family Learning courses can be found at www.worcestershire.gov.uk/courses

Please see a list of courses below.

Family Learning January 2022 Courses:

Cook with your Family for Parents and Children Sundays 3.30pm online via Teams

https://rebrand.ly/CookWithFamily

 

Maths in Early Years for Parents Wednesdays 1pm online via Teams

https://rebrand.ly/MagnificentMaths

Phonics in the Early Years for Parents Wednesdays 10am online via Teams

https://rebrand.ly/PhonicsEarlyYears

SEND – Managing Mindfulness Tuesdays 7pm online via Teams

https://rebrand.ly/ManagingMindfulnessSEND

SEND – Strategies for Positive Behaviour Tuesdays 6pm in Fairfield Centre, Warndon Worcester

https://rebrand.ly/SEND-PositiveBehaviour

Maths in Key Stage 2 & 3 for Parents Mondays 7pm online via Teams

https://rebrand.ly/MathsSecondarySchool-FL

English in Key Stage 2 & 3 for Parents Tuesdays 7pm online via Teams

https://rebrand.ly/EnglishKeyStage2and3

Family Wellness Course for parents and carers Mondays 10am online via Teams

https://rebrand.ly/FamilyWellness

Communicating with Deaf or Hearing-Impaired People Mondays 7pm online via Teams

https://rebrand.ly/CommunicatingWithDeaforHearingImpaired

Art for your Child – Ideas for Parents Thursdays 7pm online via Teams

https://rebrand.ly/ArtForYourChild

Art for Parents and Carers Thursdays 1pm online via Teams

https://rebrand.ly/ArtforParentsandCarers

Art in Key Stage 1 and 2 for Parents Thursdays 11am online via Teams

https://rebrand.ly/ArtKs1and2forParents

SEND – Understanding Dyslexia Mondays 7pm online via Teams

https://rebrand.ly/UnderstandingDyslexia

English & Maths in Key Stage 1 for Parents Wednesdays 1pm online via Teams

https://rebrand.ly/FL-EnglishandMathsKeyStage1

Cooking Creatively Tuesdays 10am online via Teams

https://rebrand.ly/CookingCreatively

New 2021 Spring Family Learning Courses

Please see the information below and attached relating to the new 2021 Spring Family Learning Courses available from the Adult Community Learning Team.

Many thanks for your time and I hope we can meet the needs of parents and carers in Worcestershire with these courses.

Understanding Your Child – Virtual Programme starting April 2022

Starting Well Partnership have a new programme that the Parenting Team are running in April.

This will be a virtual programme run through Zoom.

The programme will also be offered of an evening for families that are busy throughout the day.

January Families Hereford & Worcester digital magazine

We’re pleased to be able to send you the January Families Hereford & Worcester digital magazine.

It contains useful resources and ideas to help you and your family through the Spring Term and to keep your children entertained, busy and productive.

You can read the magazine HERE

We hope you find it helpful.

Families Hereford & Worcester digital magazine – March/April

We’re pleased to be able to provide you with the March/April Families Hereford & Worcester digital magazine.

It contains useful resources and ideas to help you and your family through the Spring Term and to keep your children entertained, busy and productive.

You can read the magazine by clicking HERE

 

Spaces still available on Family Learning Courses

Family Learning courses are due to start in February and there are still spaces available. Here is a summary of courses with spaces below. You can click onto any course below to book directly onto any course:

Making & Using Story Sacks – Encourage Imagination

Book & Cook – Healthy, affordable cooking

Time for You – Improve Parents Mental Health & Wellbeing

Time for You – Your turn to Learn – Empowering Parents to consider their own future to improve their family outcomes

Nurture Course for Parents/carers of SEND

Magnificent Maths – helping parents with Early Years Maths skills

Alternatively parents can search for the course title to book on at www.worcestershire.gov.uk/courses or ring 01905 844322 for support to book onto a course.

All courses are FREE for all parents and carers.

Community Learning Courses 2022 Easter – Free for everyone

Please click on the link below each course to book on:

Family Learning

Signalong Workshop for Adults

https://rebrand.ly/SignalongWorkshop

Sign-a-story Course for Families

https://rebrand.ly/Sign-a-story

STEM in Key Stage 1 & 2 for Families

https://rebrand.ly/STEMCourse

Cook with your Family for Parents and Children

https://rebrand.ly/Cook-with-you-family

E-safety for Parents – Keeping Safe Online

https://rebrand.ly/ESafetyFamilyCourse

Family Wellness Course for Parents and Carers

https://rebrand.ly/FamilyWellness

Maths & English in Key Stage 2 & 3

https://rebrand.ly/MathsandEnglishKS2and3

Maths in Early Years and Ky St 1 for Parents

https://rebrand.ly/MathsInEarlyYearsAndKS1

Phonics, Literacy & English in Early Years

https://rebrand.ly/PhonicsLiteracyEnglishEarlyYears

 

SEND

SEND – Managing Mindfulness

https://rebrand.ly/ManagingMindfulnessSEND

SEND – Nurture for Parents and Carers

https://rebrand.ly/Nurture-SEND

SEND – Understanding Dementia

https://rebrand.ly/SEND-UnderstandingDementia

SEND – Understanding Dyslexia

https://rebrand.ly/UnderstandingDyslexia

SEND -Strategies for Positive Behaviour

https://rebrand.ly/SEND-PositiveBehaviour

 

Art & Creative

Drawing Experimentation Course

https://rebrand.ly/DrawingExperimentation

Drawing with Ink

https://rebrand.ly/DrawingwithInk

Experimental Acrylics

https://rebrand.ly/ExperimentalAcrylics

Mixed Media Experimentation Course

https://rebrand.ly/MixedMediaExperimentation

The Ultimate Art Package

https://rebrand.ly/UltimateArtPackage

The Ultimate Craft Package

https://rebrand.ly/UltimateCraftPackage

Ultimate Craft

https://rebrand.ly/UltimateCraft

Watercolour Experimentation Course

https://rebrand.ly/WatercolourExperimentationCourse

Writing for Wellbeing

https://rebrand.ly/WritingForWellbeing

 

Health & Wellbeing

Becoming a Volunteer

https://rebrand.ly/becomingavolunteer

Coaching your Growth Mindset

https://rebrand.ly/CoachingYourGrowthMindset

Mental Wellness for Adults

https://rebrand.ly/MentalWellnessforAdults

Mindfulness & Meditation

https://rebrand.ly/MindfulnessAndMeditation

Moodmaster Emotional Resilience (Men only)

https://rebrand.ly/MoodmasterMen

Moodmaster Emotional Resilience Programme:

https://rebrand.ly/MoodMaster

Art & Self Help

https://rebrand.ly/Art-and-Selfhelp

Art for Wellbeing

https://rebrand.ly/ArtforWellbeing

Raring2Go Magazine

We are delighted to share with you the Spring issue of Raring2go! magazine!

https://magazines.raring2go.co.uk/kidderminsterandstourbridge/spring/

This issue is full of ideas to keep families entertained at home, as well as information on clubs and attractions that are starting to open up again.

There are some lovely contributions from local children, as well as features on gardening, reading and craft and plenty of competitions to be won.

Fingers crossed, the magazine will be back in print for the summer.

Families Hereford & Worcester digital magazine – May/June

We’re pleased to be able to provide you with the May/June Families Hereford & Worcester digital magazine.

It contains useful resources and ideas to help you and your family through the Summer Term and to keep your children entertained, busy and productive.

You can read the magazine by clicking HERE

Families Hereford & Worcester digital magazine – March/April

We’re pleased to be able to send you the March/April Families Hereford & Worcester digital magazine.

It contains useful resources and ideas to help you and your family through the Summer Term and to keep your children entertained, busy and productive.

You can read the magazine HERE

We hope you find it helpful.

Solihull Approach Free Courses

Public Health fund HWHCT hold a “Solihull Approach” for on-line guides or courses for parents, families and young people. This means that all courses are free to all Worcestershire residents.

The latest addition to this is “Understanding your relationships” a course for adults, young people, and older adults. Covers communication, anger, conflict, repair and more.

Free Code PARENTSROCK – www.inourplace.co.uk

 

The other free on-line courses are:

Community Learning Courses

In addition to Family Learning courses, the Adult and Community Learning Team also deliver Health and Wellbeing Courses for adults only which are FREE to attend until July 31st 2021.

Please see the courses below with a link to each course title.

Health and Wellbeing Courses

Moodmaster – https://rebrand.ly/MoodmasterBewdley

Positive Me – https://rebrand.ly/PositiveMe

5 Ways to Wellbeing – https://rebrand.ly/5WaysToWellbeing

Mind Matters – https://rebrand.ly/MindMatters

Mindfulness & Meditation – https://rebrand.ly/MindfulnessAndMeditation

Baked Bean Project – https://rebrand.ly/BakedBeans

Art and Craft Courses

Funky Arts – https://rebrand.ly/FunkyArts

Funky Watercolours – https://rebrand.ly/FunkyWatercolours

Creative Mindfulness – https://rebrand.ly/CreativeMindfulness

Easy Knits – https://rebrand.ly/Easy-Knits

Sew and Reap – https://rebrand.ly/Sew-And-Reap

Tantalising Textiles – https://rebrand.ly/Tantalising-Textiles

Upcycled Jewellery – https://rebrand.ly/UpcycledJewellery

Families Hereford & Worcester digital magazine – September/October

We’re pleased to be able to provide you with the September/October Families Hereford & Worcester digital magazine.

It contains useful resources and ideas to help you and your family through the Autumn Term and to keep your children entertained, busy and productive.

You can read the magazine by clicking HERE

Families Hereford & Worcester digital magazine – May/June

We’re pleased to be able to send you the May/June Families Hereford & Worcester digital magazine.

It contains useful resources and ideas to help you and your family through the Summer Term and to keep your children entertained, busy and productive.

You can read the magazine HERE

We hope you find it helpful.

Families Hereford & Worcester digital magazine – November/December

We’re pleased to be able to provide you with the November/December Families Hereford & Worcester digital magazine.

It contains useful resources and ideas to help you and your family through the Autumn Term and to keep your children entertained, busy and productive.

You can read the magazine by clicking HERE

Families Hereford & Worcester digital magazine – November/December

We’re pleased to be able to provide you with the November/December Families Hereford & Worcester digital magazine.

It contains useful resources and ideas to help you and your family through the Autumn Term and to keep your children entertained, busy and productive.

You can read the magazine by clicking HERE