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Parenting programmes actively support parents to build upon their existing parenting skills and build positive relationships with their children.
Emotional First Aid (EFA) courses are delivered within schools, children’s centres and other settings.
This 5 week course is suitable for parents and carers of children birth - 18 years and available free to all Tower Hamlets parents / carers
EFA supports parents to:
• Recognise and understand the impact of emotional health on family well-being
• Reflect on personal experience and identify signs of anxiety
• Develop strategies towards taking responsibility and managing their own emotional well-being
• Recognise signs of common forms of emotional distress and related behaviours
The Parental Engagement Team also provides training and networking opportunities for parenting practitioners and maintains referral and communication systems for parenting programmes in Tower Hamlets.