Peabody's parenting programme - parents and children

Strengthening Families, Strengthening Communities, the free family and parenting programme, is coming to Barnet and Thamesmead.

Strengthening Families, Strengthening Communities (SFSC) is a 13-week parenting programme, for expectant parents and parents of children aged up to 18.

This free course develops and promotes:

  • strong ethnic and cultural roots
  • positive parent-child relationships
  • a range of life skills
  • self-esteem and self-discipline
  • social competence and ability to access community resources

There's a creche (you'll need to book at least seven days in advance) and lunch is provided.

For further information see our Strengthening Families, Strengthening Communities page.




When? Fridays (9.30am – 1.30pm) 11 Sep until 11 Dec (except 30 Oct, half term). Wednesdays (9.15am – 12.45pm) 16 Sep–16 Dec (except 28 Oct, half term).
Where? Discovery Children's Centre
Battery Road
SE28 0JN

Newstead Children’s Centre Fallows Close
East Finchley
N2 8LG

To book




Further info

Thamesmead leaflet (pdf, 0.9mb)

Barnet leaflet (pdf, 1.2mb)