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Fathers play an important role in children’s development and shaping their behaviours.

In celebration of Father’s Day this weekend, we look at how the emotional bond between fathers and their children influence the development of children's social skills. We hope that these tips would help fathers connect better with their children.

Click this link to view the full article in our Research Bites: https://tinyurl.com/rscr27cf
Today we celebrate our fathers and honour the important role they play in our lives. We wish all Dads a Happy Father's Day!
Our ‘Tips from the Expert’ Series continues with advice from Benedict, Head of our Youth Drop-in Centres - The Fort @ Children's Society and JYC @ Children's Society, for parents with teenage children. Get tips on building a strong relationship with your teenager. #tipsfromtheexpert #parentingtips
Have you ever felt frustrated and helpless when experiencing a temper tantrum from your child? We hear you! Here are some tips on how you can manage and cope with your emotions.

These tips are adapted from our ongoing anger management programme for our children - Storm Riders, and we hope you will give them a try!

#angermanagement #stormriders
Today is Youth Day which is dedicated to the youth of our nation. We work closely with youth to help them thrive, be resilient and develop positively into responsible and healthy young adults. On this occasion, we wish all youth a Happy #YouthDay!
The 14th Singapore Children’s Society Lecture is happening on 28th August 2021!

Hear from our speaker, Mrs Priscilla Lui, chairperson of the Hong Kong Committee on Children’s Rights, and gain insights on raising the visibility of children in our actions and policies. Given the rising number of child abuse and neglect investigations in Singapore, join us on this journey of safeguarding our children collectively.

Register your interest to attend at http://bitly.ws/eW5Q. Registration is free.
Our ‘Tips from the Expert’ Series continues in July with a focus on youth. Get advice from Jumh Tantri, Counsellor at our Youth Drop-in Centre - The Fort @ Children's Society on how to overcome one’s shyness and make friends in school. #tipsfromtheexpert #makefriends
If you are wondering how you can process the recent tragic incident at River Valley High School with your child, do check out this resource that Focus on the Family has provided https://t.me/thrivingfamilysg/102
Our ‘Tips from the Expert’ Series examines youth interactions across gender. Jeanette Low, Counsellor at our Youth Drop-in Centre - Roundbox @ Children's Society shares tips to help youths understand and interact better with others from the opposite gender. #tipsfromtheexpert #genderstereotypes
Adolescence can be a difficult period to navigate and it is not uncommon for children and youth to experience mental health challenges today. We welcome all interested youth aged 13 to 18 to join us in this important conversation.

Hear from our speakers, Adj A/Prof Daniel Fung, CEO of Institute of Mental Health and Ms Julia Kwek, Case Worker of Youth Service @ Children’s Society as they share more on the mental health trends and issues affecting children and youth in Singapore today. Pick up useful skills and strategies on how to cope with difficult emotions, how to seek help and how to support your peers.

This learning session is organised as part of the Singapore Children’s Forum 2021/2022. To register, please click here: bit.ly/scf202122c1.
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Our annual Singapore Children's Society Lecture is back and will be taking place on 28 August!

For our 14th Lecture, we are thrilled to have Mrs Priscilla Lui as our speaker. She will share with us from her wealth of experience as a child rights advocate and child protection professional in Hong Kong. Watch this short video to get to know her a little better and hear what she has to say!

Register your interest to attend at https://bit.ly/3xrhmKH. Registration is free.
At a recent UN global meeting of world leaders, youth from all over the world spoke about making the mental health of children a priority as we build back better from COVID-19.
 
💬 Our very own youth member, Joanne from JYC @ Children’s Society, is featured at 2:18 of this impactful video message here. Joanne is also part of the group which composed the song, ‘Signs’ to raise awareness on the need of seeking help when one experiences early signs of distress.