Parental Drug Awareness Workshop
Know nothing about drugs and alcohol?
Concerned that your knowledge is limited or out of date?
Worry that your children will know more than you?
Then please come along to our Drug and Alcohol Awareness Workshop specially designed for parents / carers at:
St Andrew’s C of E (VC) Primary School, Mill Race, Stanstead Abbotts, Ware, HertfordshireSG12 8BZ
on Wednesday 21st March 2018 from 6.00pm – 7.30pm.
St. Catherine’s (C of E) Primary School, Park Road, Ware, Hertfordshire SG12 0AW
on Thursday 22nd March 2018 from 6.00pm – 7.30pm.
The workshop aims to:
- Provide relevant, up-to-date information about alcohol, cannabis and psychoactive substances (previously known as ‘legal highs’) in a safe and familiar environment
- Offer strategies for having open conversations with children about drug and alcohol misuse
- Promote ways that parents can help children make positive, healthy choices.
At the end of the workshop there will be an opportunity to ask questions and find out where to go for more information and support.
To book a place please ring 01920 831053 stating date and venue of the session you would like to attend.
PLEASE NOTE: The old style £10 note is no longer legal tender as of midnight on March 1st. Therefore we will not able to accept them as payment for any of our sessions.
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A Lottery Award grant to enabled us to have a canopy built in the garden of Hertford Selections Children's Centre. Having the canopy means that the children can go out and play whatever the weather. Have a look at the photos below:
Hertford and Villages Children’s Centres provide a welcoming, caring and accessible environment where all families feel safe and supported. Our non-judgemental approach enables parents and carers to be the best that they can be, so that their children blossom and flourish throughout their early years to become confident, healthy, happy and independent children ready to progress into school.
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