Parenting Programmes

Plymouth Information, Advice and Support for SEND offer a range of internationally recognised Parenting Programmes that have been shown to work in Plymouth for a wide range of families.

The course you choose will depend on the age of the children:

Please Note: We can only accept applications for families whose postcode come under Plymouth City Council area (Plymouth, Plympton and Plymstock). Check your postcode to find your local council.

Apply for Parenting Programmes

Incredible Years Course Dates

Course Type Course Dates Time Venue Creche
IY Basic 7 Mar - 27 Jun 2019 Thursday
9.30-12.00
Fourwoods Children's Centre, 415 Crownhill Road, Plymouth PL5 2LN Yes
IY School Age 23 Apr - 23 Jul 2019 Tuesday
9.30-12.00
Plymouth Information, Advice & Support for SEND,
Jan Cutting Healthy Living Centre,
Scott Business Park, Beacon Park Road, Plymouth PL2 2PQ
No
IY Toddler 24 Apr - 17 Jul 2019 Wednesday
9.30-11.30
Tamar Folk Children's Centre, Victoria Road Primary School, Trelawney Avenue, Plymouth PL5 1RH Yes
IY ASC 24 Apr - 24 Jul 2019 Wednesday
9.45-12.00
Plymouth Information, Advice & Support for SEND,
Jan Cutting Healthy Living Centre,
Scott Business Park, Beacon Park Road, Plymouth PL2 2PQ
No

Strengthening Families Programme 10-14 UK Course Dates

Course Type Course Dates Time Venue Creche
Strengthening Families Programme 10-14 UK 16 May - 4 Jul 2019 Thursday
5-7pm
Plymouth Information, Advice & Support for SEND,
Jan Cutting Healthy Living Centre,
Scott Business Park, Beacon Park Road, Plymouth PL2 2PQ
No

Note: The next courses will be September 2019. Dates to be confirmed.

Supporting Parents on Kids Education in Schools (SPOKES)

SPOKES NewsletterSupporting Parents on Kids Education in Schools (SPOKES) is a free Ready for School programme for children in Key Stage 1. It is a 9 week course where parents can learn skills to support their children and help them become more confident with their listening, talking, reading and writing.

Please note, the online Parenting Programmes applications below are only for Incredible Years and Strengthening Families Programme (SFP).

If you are a parent or professional and want to find out more about SPOKES or to register your interest, please contact Jo Best on 01752 258933 or email: jo.best@plymouth.gov.uk

You can also read more about SPOKES in our latest newsletter or on our SPOKES page.

SPOKES Newsletter

Course Type Course Dates Time Venue
SPOKES Ready for School Programme: Key Stage 1
(Virtual School)
9 May - 11 July 2019 Thursday
9.30-12.00
Plymouth Information, Advice & Support for SEND,
Jan Cutting Healthy Living Centre,
Scott Business Park, Beacon Park Road, Plymouth PL2 2PQ
SPOKES Ready for School Programme: Key Stage 1
27 Feb - 8 May 2019 Wednesday
9.15-11.45am
Plymouth School of Creative Arts, 22 Millbay Road, Millbay, Plymouth PL1 3EG

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You can apply for our Parenting Programmes by completing our online application.

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