About Us


Triple P of Sudbury and Manitoulin Districts is a partnership of children’s health, education and social services providers working together to offer Sudbury and Manitoulin District families free, high quality parenting programs and individualized support and advice. 
List of Triple P Partners:

31 Partner Agencies including (in alphabetical order):

Range of Triple P Services:

For all parents:

For parents with minor questions or concerns:

For parents with a parenting challenge:

For parents wanting more extensive help:

Triple P Principles and Skills:

Triple P – Principles of Positive Parenting:

  • Ensuring a safe, engaging environment
  • Creating a positive learning environment
  • Using assertive discipline
  • Having realistic expectations
  • Taking care of yourself as a parent

Triple P – Core Parenting Skills:

  • Promoting positive relationships: brief quality time, talking to children, affection
  • Encouraging desirable behaviour: praise, positive attention, engaging activities
  • Teaching new skills and behaviours: modelling, incidental teaching, “ask-say-do”, behaviour
  • Managing misbehaviour: ground rules, directed discussion, planned ignoring, clear and calm
    instructions, logical consequences, quiet time, time-out

Evidence of Effectiveness:

Triple P was developed at the University of Queensland in Brisbane, Australia and has been researched extensively. More than 81 outcome studies measuring the effectiveness of Triple P have been published to date.

Studies have shown a consistent impact:

  • Increased positive parenting
  • Reduced coercive parenting
  • Lower social, emotional and behavior problems
  • Improved parent-child relations

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Triple P of Sudbury and Manitoulin Districts in the News:

On February 23rd, 2011 Triple P was officially launched across Sudbury and Manitoulin Districts. See media coverage here: