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Booking Now for New Courses

Families in Focus CIC provides parenting courses that support parents, grandparents and adoptive parents in their local community to bring harmony, balance and enjoyment to family life. Free courses available across Hertfordshire.

New Courses 2019

Award Winning Courses

Certificate of accreditation for our Complete Guide to Parenting Children with Additional Needs and Handling Anger in Your Family by CanParent…

“These classes can be relied on by parents to make a positive difference, is evidence based and monitored and evaluated to improve parent/child relationships. Parents can rely on the integrity of Families In Focus, its professional conduct, competence, financial and governance systems and confidentiality to ensure suitability to deliver a class and recommended by parents. Both classes are responsive, warm and relational, engaging with parents and builds on these effective relationships to meet their needs”

CLICK HERE TO GO TO EVENTS CALENDAR TO BOOK YOUR Free Parenting Courses


EXISTING COURSES carrying on in 2019 Dates

Complete Guide to Parenting Children with Additional Needs

South Oxhey: Tuesday 22nd January 9.30am-11.30am *FULLY BOOKED* 

Potters Bar: Tuesday 22nd January 6.45pm-8.45pm

St Albans:  Wednesday 23rd January 9.30am-11.30am *FULLY BOOKED*


Siblings FirstWelwyn Garden City, South Oxhey, St Albans, Watford and Stevenage. Hemel Hempstead and Hatfield new for 2019


Support Groups for parents caring for children with AUTISM, ADHD, PDA, Cerebral Palsy, Downs Syndrome, Learning Difficulties, Additional Needs and or Chronic Illness

  • Provides regular, free networks for parent carers, grandparents, adoptive parents to share experiences, build local community support and reduce isolation.

  • Bringing parents together to share knowledge and learning to build parental resilience and enhance family life in focused sessions

  • Training parents to become Parent Network hosts and facilitators with continued support from Families in Focus CIC.

Parent Network Locations: No need to book just turn up! Free!

Click Here to see Dates and details on our Parent Network Info page


FAMILIES IN FOCUS CIC GDPR UPDATE

We love keeping in touch with you to let you know about what’s happening within Families In Focus CIC, with information about our courses, workshops, Siblings First, Parent Network support and information groups.

From 25th May 2018, data protection laws are changing the way we handle data.

If you no longer wish for us to contact you again in the future please email maria@familiesinfocus.co.uk and we will remove your details.

We do not permanently hold a database of email addresses this information is only gathered at the point of a course being booked or if you email us yourselves direct.

We do keep your mobile numbers, to update you on when your courses are due to start and for any Parent Network that you have attended we remind you of the next one.

Again if you no longer wish for us to text you a course or Parent Network reminders please email maria@familiesinfocus.co.uk with your mobile number and we will ensure you are removed from our T2P texting service.

About Families in Focus

Making learning fun


Our Mission: To promote understanding of the needs of children and support those upon whom children depend, to develop and deliver high quality products and services that help children lead happy, healthy lives and grow into self-sufficient, socially responsible, emotionally stable adults.

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Latest News

Course & Summer Update

New course date and venues to be announced in September 2018 when we get funding news from Hertfordshire County Council.  If you would like to go on a waiting list for our courses please email bookings@familiesinfocus.co.uk then we can let you know as soon as we have news.  The Just for Dads workshops are going […]

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