Parenting programmes

At times parents and carers need help and advice to deal with the everyday challenges of family life.

Parenting programmes are a source of support for all parents and carers and offer an opportunity to share parenting experiences, develop a greater understanding of child development, build positive relationships and learn skills to deal with challenging behaviour.

Watch our parenting video to hear from parents and carers about their experiences.

In Tower Hamlets we offer a range of parenting programmes which take place in schools, children’s centres and community centres across the borough Monday to Saturday

  • Strengthening Families Strengthening Communities
  • The Power of Positive Parenting: Information Sessions
  • Triple P Teen
  • Triple P Programmes
  • Mellow Parenting
  • Managing Children’s Behaviour: A Positive Approach
  • Speakeasy
  • Emotional First Aid
  • Incredible Years: Improving Access to Psychological Therapies.

Further information can be found in the Tower Hamlets parenting programme booklet. 

Who can attend?

Courses are open to any caregiver, responsible for the care, protection and upbringing of a child or young person, including foster parents or connected persons, grandparents, siblings or other family members living in Tower Hamlets.

How can I book a place?

To attend a parenting programme please complete the Parenting Programme referral form and email to

Professionals are also welcome to refer parents and carers to parenting programmes.

The parenting team also provide one-one support for families and offer targeted interventions.

For further information please email or call the Parental Engagement Team 020 7364 6398.