Councillor Ronnie Crawford attended a
Family Morning organised by Lisburn
Parents' Forum recently, where members
of Connor Diocese Mothers' Union
discussed their Parenting Project.
MEMBERS of Connor Diocese Mothers' Union
attended the Family Morning organised by Lisburn Parents' Forum,
which was held recently, in Lisburn Downtown Centre.
At this lively and well-attended event,
Mothers' Union had the opportunity to promote their Parenting
Project. Great interest was shown and the Mayor, Councillor
endorsed the need for such projects.
This is a project where Mothers' Union offers
fully NVQ Level 3 trained Parenting Facilitators to run
Parenting Courses for groups of 6 -10 parents over 6 - 8 weeks.
Family Caring Trust and Parent Talk are two examples of the
The slant taken can come from a Christian aspect
or from a purely secular angle, depending on the group's wishes.
This service is provided free of charge apart
from a small voluntary contribution towards materials.
All that is asked is that the organisers
provide a suitable venue and, of course, participants.
A facilitator is only too willing to talk to
anyone interested in setting up a group and can be contacted on