Raising children is one of the most rewarding jobs you’ll ever do, but it’s not always easy. Having a support system in place can be a huge help. Whether it’s friends and family who can provide emotional and practical support, or programmes and services that can offer advice and guidance, having people and resources to turn to can make the journey more manageable.
MCM Early Links programmes are evidence-based and customised to suit children's developmental stages, from newborns to 12-year-olds. We also offer parent-only sessions, session you can attend with your children and individualised parenting support tailored to your family's needs.
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Our staff are trained and accredited to deliver these programs.
This program strengthens attachment and interaction between parents or carers and their young children by introducing them to the pleasure and power of using rhymes, songs and stories together. For more information about the Parent-Child Mother Goose program, please visit their website.
A suite of parenting programs that focus on the emotional connection between parents/carers and their children, from pre-schoolers to teens. These programs have proven success in improving parenting, parent-child relationships and children’s emotional competence and behaviour. More information about Tuning into Kids, please visit their website.
This therapeutic hand drumming program builds social and emotional wellbeing through rhythm and discussion. We deliver DRUMBEAT to primary school groups. If your school is interested in hosting a 10-week program please contact us. For more information about the DRUMBEAT program, please visit their website.
Note: DRUMBEAT is available only as part of the Early Links Fawkner and Glenroy group.
Tailored, individual parenting support for participating families.
The Circle of Security Parenting™ program is based on decades of research about how secure parent-child relationships can be supported and strengthened. Learning objectives of the training include enjoying more happiness together as a family and supporting your child’s ability to successfully manage emotions. More information can be found on their website.
If you have any questions about our programs or you are wanting to enrol, feel free to contact us. You can send us an email or give us a call on 03 9977 0019.