Free Newborn Family Wellness Program (Edmonds)

Sponsored by the Parent Trust for Washington Children, located in Mountlake Terrace, WA, this new Family Wellness Program provides:

  • Free developmental screenings for children 4 months, 8 months and 12 months old.  
  • Each visit also include a parent wellness screening, and a follow up call from a Family Help Line Parenting Coach.

    For families living in the Edmonds School District-zip codes
    98012
    98021
    98020
    98026
    98036
    98037
    98087
    98043

    For more information, contact Marni at Parent Trust
    mport@parenttrust.org

    https://www.parenttrust.org/family-wellness-program/

Positive Discipline, The Early Years, 3-hour Workshop

Join parents like you in a 3 hour “power” workshop for an introduction to Positive Discipline through experiential learning. We will focus on the magical age range from birth through preschool. Learn to discipline with firmness and kindness, have fun as a parent, and set the foundation for important social and life skills. Help your child feel a sense of belonging and significance through mutual respect and encouragement.

Lap babies welcome!

**As of 9/30/19, there were still 6 spots remaining.  Hurry to sign up if you are interested before they’re gone! **

Dates: Saturdays: October 26th, 2019  

Time: 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

“Taking this class was one of the best things I’ve done for myself and my family since my child was born. I refer back to the class’s concepts in order to deal with day-to-day issues and also feel like I have an overarching philosophy to help me as I navigate the parenting world.”

“This class was fun and informative. Julietta helped me achieve a greater understanding of the developmental reasons behind my daughter’s behavior and gave me tools to help her. I am excited to learn more about Positive Discipline!”

Positive Discipline, The Early Years, 3-hour Workshop

Join parents like you in a 3 hour “power” workshop for an introduction to Positive Discipline through experiential learning. We will focus on the magical age range from birth through preschool. Learn to discipline with firmness and kindness, have fun as a parent, and set the foundation for important social and life skills. Help your child feel a sense of belonging and significance through mutual respect and encouragement.

Lap babies welcome!

Dates: Saturdays: June 8th, 2019

Time: 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

“Taking this class was one of the best things I’ve done for myself and my family since my child was born. I refer back to the class’s concepts in order to deal with day-to-day issues and also feel like I have an overarching philosophy to help me as I navigate the parenting world.”

“This class was fun and informative. Julietta helped me achieve a greater understanding of the developmental reasons behind my daughter’s behavior and gave me tools to help her. I am excited to learn more about Positive Discipline!”

Conscious Fathering Course (for expectant & new dads/father-figures)

This class is for expectant and new dads, or father-figures, only.

The Conscious Fathering course empowers new fathers with practical, hands-on skills that they can immediately use to help bond and care for their new baby. Dads will learn about their newborn baby’s 5 basic needs and how to anticipate meeting the needs of their new baby. This class helps new fathers build a partnership with mom in helping care for and nurture their children from the very first day. Taught by men for men to allow for a unique experience related to skill development and building a frame for how you want to father. 

Registration Link:
https://www.parenttrust.org/for-families/classes/parenting-preparation/conscious-fathering/ to register or call 206-789-0883

Address:  Center For Strong Families, Parent Trust for Washington Children, 2200 Rainier Ave S, Seattle
Date and Time:  May 18th, 2019  9 am – 12 pm
Teacher: Eric Bruckbauer
$50/class, Parent Club 15% off coupons accepted, limited number of scholarships available.

Positive Discipline, The Early Years, 3-hour Workshop

Join parents like you in a 3 hour “power” workshop for an introduction to Positive Discipline through experiential learning. We will focus on the magical age range from birth through preschool. Learn to discipline with firmness and kindness, have fun as a parent, and set the foundation for important social and life skills. Help your child feel a sense of belonging and significance through mutual respect and encouragement.

Lap babies welcome!

Dates: Saturday: May 11th, 2019

Time: 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

“Taking this class was one of the best things I’ve done for myself and my family since my child was born. I refer back to the class’s concepts in order to deal with day-to-day issues and also feel like I have an overarching philosophy to help me as I navigate the parenting world.”

“This class was fun and informative. Julietta helped me achieve a greater understanding of the developmental reasons behind my daughter’s behavior and gave me tools to help her. I am excited to learn more about Positive Discipline!”

Positive Discipline, The Early Years, 3-hour Workshop

Join parents like you in a 3 hour “power” workshop for an introduction to Positive Discipline through experiential learning. We will focus on the magical age range from birth through preschool. Learn to discipline with firmness and kindness, have fun as a parent, and set the foundation for important social and life skills. Help your child feel a sense of belonging and significance through mutual respect and encouragement.

Lap babies welcome!

Dates: Saturdays: February 9th

Time: 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

“Taking this class was one of the best things I’ve done for myself and my family since my child was born. I refer back to the class’s concepts in order to deal with day-to-day issues and also feel like I have an overarching philosophy to help me as I navigate the parenting world.”

“This class was fun and informative. Julietta helped me achieve a greater understanding of the developmental reasons behind my daughter’s behavior and gave me tools to help her. I am excited to learn more about Positive Discipline!”

Newborn Basics – Free parenting class

Newborn Basics Everett – Dec. 12

Join Everett Clinic pediatricians in this free evening class as they help you prepare for your newborn’s first few months of life.

Topics include:
  • Feeding
  • Sleeping
  • Soothing
  • Safety
  • Umbilical cord care
  • Signs of illness

Class is open to expectant mothers who are currently patients of The Everett Clinic OB/GYN department, as well as a guest.

For more information, call 425-339-5430.

Newborn Basics – Free parenting class

Newborn Basics Shoreline – Nov. 8

Join Everett Clinic pediatric providers in this free evening class as they help you prepare for your newborn’s first few months of life.

Topics include:
  • Feeding
  • Sleeping
  • Soothing
  • Safety
  • Umbilical cord care
  • Signs of illness

Class is open to all expectant mothers in the community and a guest.

Registration is required. For more information, call 425-339-5430.

Parent Education – Morning Toddler Program

Edmonds Community College,  Center for Families, Lynnwood.
Call 425-640-1665, email mailto:fled@edcc.edu or see http://www.edcc.edu/pared/default.html  Parent Education – Morning Toddler Program. 10 Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays or Fridays,9:30-11:30 a.m. (Parent, guardian, or caregiver & child 4 mo.-3 yr. day according to age group, $130, scholarships).   Fall quarter starts Friday, September 21.   
 
Other preschools offering parent education:
The following affiliated preschools and co-op preschools offer parent education: Center for Families Cooperative Preschool, Edmonds Cooperative Preschool, Mill Creek Cooperative Preschool, Playful Learning Parent Cooperative Preschool, West Edmonds Cooperative Preschool, Snohomish Cooperative Preschool, Marysville Cooperative Preschool and Lake Stevens Cooperative Preschool. Seehttp://www.edcc.edu/pared/default.html. (P & child, $)