What is Brain Train?
The Family and Children's Center is excited to offer a free program where parents can learn to interact with their infant or young children in new ways! The Brain Train is focused on promoting engagement between the parent and child to meet developmental milestones, build positive relationships, become educated on age-appropriate play and safety precautions, and provide community resources for each family.
Who can enroll?
Anyone who has a child under 5 years old living in St. Joseph County, Indiana and who is not already enrolled in Community Partners, DCS, or Healthy Families.
Individual Play Sessions
-Fun and engaging imaginative, sensory, and developmental play
-Learn realistic expectations for stages of child development
-Getting support and knowledge to build confidence in parenting skills
-Setting achievable goals for you, your child, and your family
-Understanding types of development at your child's age:
-Gross motor skills
-Fine motor skills
-Cognitive and problem-solving skills
-Social and emotional skill
Group Play Sessions
*You must be enrolled in individual play sessions to participate in group!*
Enjoy interacting with other parents and children at our group play sessions. Group play is a great way to build social and emotional skills. Get to know and relate with other families near you.