Parents who want to help their pre-teen or early teenage children can avail of a free eight week Teen Triple P Positive Parenting Group Programme.
Midland Area Parenting Partnership runs the courses. It says more than 11,500 parents have taken part in the courses. The partnership says Triple P has helped to manage behaviour, emotions and development.
The schedule is: Tuesday, April 14 7.30pm to 9.30pm at Portarlington Primary Care Centre; Wednesday, April 7.30pm to 9.30pm at the Treo Nua Family Resource Centre Portlaoise; Thursday, April 16 10am - 12 noon at An Treo Nua.
To book 090 6434070 www.triplep-parenting.net