** Only one parent is to attend the class at a time.
It is a First Come - First Serve registration basis.
** Each parent/guardian/registrant creates their own account.
Two Registrants should not be on the same account.
** Childcare is not provided for this program.
Focus on Communication in Separation (FOCIS) is a six hour,
skill-based course teaching parents how to communicate effectively while living apart.
FOCIS aims to enhance the communication skills of parents, reduce parental conflict and improve long term outcomes for children and by the end of the course parents will be able to decrease tension and stress for themselves and their children.
Parents attend separate groups so each parent has a safe place to learn and practice new communication and problem solving skills.
A certificate of completion is provided at the end of the course.
This is a program b Alberta Family Justice Services and topics include:
- Effects of conflict on children
- Understanding conflict
- Listening skills
- "I" Messages
When: Monday, Sept 24 & Wednesday, Sept 26, 2018
Time: 6:00 - 9:00 pm
Where: Family Services of Central AB, 5409-50th Ave, Red Deer
Cost: No charge to attend.
Registration for program will not be considered complete until payment of program is made in full. Fees must be received within five business days of registering or the registration will be cancelled and the participant will lose their space in the program.
There will be a 20% administration fee on any program cancellations prior to the beginning of program. Once program has begun no refunds will be issued.
For consideration of other participants, if due to unforeseen circumstances you are unable to attend the program, please ensure that you cancel your registration as soon as possible.
This will ensure that other clients on the waiting list are able to attend.
Family Services of Central Alberta is committed to families in our community. Please contact the program manager if alternate arrangements are needed.