Commencing:

9 April 2018

Location: Melton,

Dream Big and Bloom – Young Mums Program

Take steps in achieving your goals with this course for young mums.

Do you have ideas for your future but aren’t sure how to make it happen? Join us in this unique program designed by and for young mothers. Set your goals and get the resources needed to take steps for a brighter future, while also enjoying the company of other young mothers.

In this 6-week program, young mums have the opportunity to work with an instructor to craft their Pathway Plans that focuses on their career and educational goals.

Course Information

Days:
Mondays
9 April – 14 May 2018
(6 sessions)

Time:
9:30am- 1:00pm
with a lunch break

Cost:
FREE!

Eligibility

  • Age 25 or under by program commencement date
  • Not currently employed full time
  • Not currently enrolled in educational and training program
  • A willingness to participate!

Parenting & Life Skills

Young mums will hear from a variety of community providers about a range of parenting and life skill topics relevant to their lives.

Topics include: Cooking, child development, discipline, nutrition, and self-worth/self-esteem

The 2018 Community Presenter Include:

  • Djerriwarrh Health
  • Maternal Nurses
  • Melton Library
  • Children and Parenting Support Services (CaPSS)
  • CatholicCare

Child Minding – FREE!

Child care will be provided to participants in the program. Parents will be responsible to provide their own nappies and snacks for the children. All parents must submit a child information sheet for child minding staff.

Schedule - Dream Big & Bloom

WeekPathway PlanningParenting & Life SkillsSocial Activity
Monday
9 April
Welcome & identifying goalPlaygroup
Thursday 12 April
Monday
16 April
Goal MappingMaternal nurse
Cooking class
Tea & cupcakes
Thursday 19 April
Monday
23 April
Skills identificationSelf-esteem & self care
Cooking class
Playgroup
Thursday 26 April
Monday
30 April
Skills & knowledge for workforce & academiaChild brain development & emotional coaching
Early learning & library services
Group Excursion
TBA
Monday
7 May
Resume & job applicationFinancial planningTea & cupcakes
Thursday 10 May
Monday
14 May
Next stepsSelf-discipline & managing children's emotionAbsolute Kaos Play Centre Melton
TBA

Contact Us

If you are interested in enrolling, or have questions in regards to the program please contact us on
8476 1000 or email  [email protected]

Additional information visit : https://djerriwarrh.org.au/community-house/

 

 

Delivery method

  • Face to face classroom delivery

Resources included

All course materials are provided.