The Community Education Service (CES) of the Child and Youth Mental Health Program provides educational courses and skills training workshops to the community on a variety of topics, including parenting, child development and child & youth mental health concerns. Programs are available for children, youth and caregivers, and are held regularly at locations across the Greater Hamilton Area (GHA).
Current workshops and programs are advertised in the CES flyer, Growing Together: A Community Education Guide for Parents, Youth and Children. Growing Together is published twice annually and is distributed free of charge throughout the GHA to schools, libraries, doctor’s offices and social service agencies.
Programs and workshops offered vary and may include:
A Family Resource Centre is also available for families to access resources, books and DVDs. It is located in the main lobby of the Ron Joyce Children's Health Centre. The Family Resource Centre has a lending library and is open to the public Tuesday to Thursday. For more information, please visit www.mcmasterchildrensfamilyresourcecentre.ca.
Growing Together is a community education guide for parents, children and youth listing courses, groups and workshops available in Hamilton.
View the current Growing Together course and workshop guide.
For answers to frequently asked questions about the courses and workshops such as:
and many others please click here.