Peppercorn Services Inc. Family Services is funded by the NSW Government initiative Families NSW to offer a range of
early intervention programs for children and their families in the Hawkesbury area. The programs are designed
to provide information, resources and services for families with children 0 - 17 years of age.
123 Magic & Emotion Coaching
123 Magic & Emotion Coaching is a behaviour management program for children 2 - 12 years, aimed to assist parents to understand their child's behaviour and provide strategies to better manage challenging behaviour, and to enhance parent's confidence.
Engaging Adolescents is a parenting education course which consists of three sessions aimed at parents of young people about to reach the adolescence. The course covers:
Reasonable expectations to hold about adolescents
New understandings of adolescence
A three-option model for decision making
Building relationship with your teenager and making the best of your non-crisis conversations with them
Skills for tough conversations and handling those problems you just can’t ignore
Circle of Security
The Circle of Security is a relationship based early intervention program designed to enhance attachment security between parents and children. The program provides parents with methods to better understand their child’s behaviour and strategies to help them become more attuned and responsive to their children’s emotional needs.
The aim is for parents to feel more confident in parenting and for children to strengthen their attachment to their primary caregivers.
Triple P - Positive Parenting Program
Be the Best Parent you can be with Triple P. The program is suitable for parents with concerns about their child’s behaviour or who wish to learn a variety of parenting skills that will promote their child’s development and potential. By participating in the program you will learn:
How to promote your child’s development
How to manage common child behavioural problems
Principles to help you deal with almost any situation that might arise
Making the most of everyday moments”, the Play Power program is ideal for families what have infants and toddlers.
Understand why play is necessary for healthy brain development
Understand how your child grows and develops
Make the most of everyday routines to promote your child's overall growth and above all, have fun
Eat it to Beat it
Eat It To Beat It is a multi-strategy program provided by the Cancer Council that aims to increase the amounts of fruits and vegetables that are consumed by families with primary school aged children. This program is run in partnership with the Cancer Council and with local primary schools.
Peppercorn Family & Community Services also present a number of other programs to support you and your family. Please click on the titles following to be redirected to further information.