Strengthening Families, Strengthening Communities (SFSC)

A fully inclusive parenting course that encourages close and warm relationships between parents and their children. It is also a great opportunity to share their experiences, opinions and feelings with others.

The course will cover: managing anger, relaxation, ethnic and cultural roots, raising self-esteem and confidence, causes of behaviour, special time, positive discipline strategies and family values

For: Families with children under 5 years old.

Specific criteria: Universal – open to all families.

Overview: This is an inclusive parenting programme which is culturally sensitive, presenting information within a framework to address the needs of a variety of different cultural groups. This programme takes into account the cultural and spiritual values of parents and social norms.

Benefits: SFSC seeks to assist parents and children in understanding the family/cultural components that influence their beliefs, values and behaviour.

Delivered by: Highly trained staff from a variety of backgrounds.

Length of course: This group is delivered over 12 weeks for 3.5 hours per session.

To enquire please contact central on 01582 393440 or email


Flying Start Central Children’s Centre

Beech Hill Primary School

Dunstable Road


Starting 11th September 11-2.30pm

For more information or assistance, call Flying Start on 01582 548336 or email