Every Stage. Every Step.

At Active Parenting Canada (APC) our mission is to support and prepare educators with the best possible programs possible to the families they serve.

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Online Facilitator Training

We have five online facilitator training sessions coming up:

1.      June 24 & 25Active Parenting 4th Edition

2.       July 22 & 23Cooperative Parenting & Divorce

3.       September 23 & 24Active Parenting First 5 Years

4.       October 21 & 23Active Parenting 4th Edition

5.       November 18 & 19Active Parenting of Teens

Please click on the links above for more information about our trainings and to fill out the registration form.

Registrations and any questions can be emailed to apcanada@fsca.ca.


Active Parenting Canada is the sister company of Active Parenting Publishers, Inc. which has been providing award-winning, video-based parenting classes for helping professionals since 1983. Founded by Dr. Michael H. Popkin, our evidence-based programs offer new ways to help families survive and thrive in our changing world. Topics include parenting of all ages and stages, stepparenting, divorce, school success, character education, raising children in a changing world, the role of parents, and more.  Active Parenting Canada has been in providing support to parent educator and parents since 2013, APC is a social enterprise of Family Services of Central Alberta based out of Red Deer, AB.

For the Love of Family

Being a “successful parent” means more than providing food, clothing, and shelter. It requires taking an active role in a child’s growth and development, and an active approach to parenting.


Active Parenting: First Five Years

This new curriculum addresses basic parenting skills for babies and young children, including non-violent discipline and school readines. Perfect for new parents and early childhood staff training.

Active Parenting 4th Edition

Helps parents raise responsible children (ages 5 to 12) who are able to resist negative peer pressure. Demonstrates non-violent discipline and effecive communication skills.

Active Parenting of Teens

Includes the essential Active Parenting model, plus discussions about technology, the latest in teen drug use prevention, teen bullying, and special attention to stepfamilies.

Cooperative Parenting and Divorce

Helps divorcing parents learn to shield their children from parental conflict while establishing a positive new relationship as a co-parent


Facilitator Training

Increase your effectiveness: become a certified Facilitator in the Active Parenting programs. Your first step is learning how to facilitate the Active Parenting curriculum to train parents.

Please email or call us to place an order or learn more about our products

Email: apcanada@fsca.ca
Phone: 800.668.5131

Contact Us

Email: apcanada@fsca.ca
Phone: 800.668.5131
Fax: 403.358.7801

Mail: Active Parenting Canada
5409 -50 Avenue
Red Deer, AB T4/N 487