Parenting at Forty Carrots Family Center

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Forty Carrots Family Center
1500 South Tuttle Ave.
Sarasota, Florida 34239

Phone: 941-365-7716
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Fax: 941-952-1711
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Program Description

Forty Carrots Family Center offers a variety of groups addressing familys needs throughout the many stages of a childs development from birth through age 5yrs old: parenting education for families with infants, play-based parenting groups, caregivers and children and discussion groups to build trust and support among caregivers. Please visit us at for more information on group dates and times. WELCOME TO OUR WORLD group for babies up to 7 months. Drop-in group at Forty Carrots Parenting Center on Mondays from 11:30-12:30pm. Bringing a baby into the world can fill our hearts with joy and love, and our minds with questions and wonder. Join other families navigating the newborn phase in a supportive and informative group to explore topics that are relevant to you and your family as you begin the journey of raising a healthy and happy child. FREE - NO PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED. FREE PARENTING CONSULTATIONS are available over the phone or through video conferencing with a Parenting Educator. Each consultation provides dedicated time with a Parenting Educator so you can ask questions, learn more about early childhood development or address concerns. Private consultations also provide an opportunity to obtain resources and solutions specific to your familys needs. To request an appointment, please contact us via PARENTING@FORTYCARROTS.COM Circle of Security- Parenting is a relationship-based early intervention program designed to enhance attachment security between parents and children. The Circle provides a user-friendly model allowing parents and caregivers to see through the busy-ness of everyday life, to what is needed in the moment, which is otherwise hidden in plain sight. This program has been shown to support secure attachment between parent and child, creating lifelong closeness and calmness. 8 week series on Tuesdays 6pm -7:30pm or Fridays 1:45pm - 3:00pm FREE - Registration required. Call (941) 365-7716 for more information.

Services Available Through This Program

Involving Parents in Early Literacy , Parent Education/Advocacy

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