12 fun-filled things to do this summer

The thought of a long hot summer stretching ahead with not much to do can be quite daunting! And with water restrictions to boot, it’s

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The Parent Centre welcomes ruling

The Parent Centre welcomes the ruling last week by the Gauteng High Court that the defence of reasonable chastisement previously afforded to parents was not

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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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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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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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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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Artwork for Goodwork

Photographer Alex Rochard (@rochardalex) zooms into the first phase of this process as we start cleaning up and preparing the container for more workshops. We’re

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What parents have to say about our services

“I was happy to meet two of the Parent Centre’s staff members at a workshop recently as it gave me the opportunity to say thank you for

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