OUR VISION

The Parent Centre strives to contribute to a society in which every parent/caregiver is able to raise resilient and well-balanced children so that they are able to develop their full potential and be protected from victimisation and abuse in communities free from violence.

OUR IMPACT

Through our services we have impacted 231 727 parents and caregivers, who care for approximately 624 750 children, and 19 414 professionals and community workers working with families.

OUR PROGRAMMES

Our programmes have been described as “aspirational”. The Parent Centre is endorsed by the World Childhood Foundation and Department of Social Development.

 

 

Our Funders

  • Childhood
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  • HCI Foundation

Latest blog

  • April 18, 2016

    Qualified Social Worker Post

    QUALIFIED SOCIAL WORKER Applicant must have at least 5 years social work experience and must be fluent in English and Afrikaans. Parenting experience will be

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  • April 5, 2016

    Closing the Gap

    Closing the Gap Communication between Parent and Teenager This 4 session workshop, of 3 ½ hours each, focuses on the challenges and concerns that impact upon

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  • September 11, 2015

    BOOK REVIEW BY SUSAN MITRANI, A COUNSELLOR AT THE PARENT CENTRE BABY-LED WEANING

    Gill Rapley & Tracey Murkett The Experiment: New York (2008,2010) Gill Rapley, a public health nurse for more than twenty years started to research baby

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  • July 2, 2015

    Feedback poem from a participant who attended our Positive Parenting Training

      The programme was about to begin, When I, daddy Kevin, stepped in.    I was met by new and familiar faces, Quickly sat down,

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  • June 8, 2015

    Building your child’s self esteem

    Dorothy Corkhill Briggs says, “if your child has high self-esteem he has it made”. Further she states that self-esteem is “how a person feels about himself

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