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Parenting Education
Find a class developed with your child's age in mind:
 Prenatal-5 Years  5-12 Years  13-18 Years

Find a class geared toward:
 Fathers
 Co-Parenting/Blended Families
 Families Impacted by Substance Use Disorder
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Dates and times subject to change. Contact your local Council to confirm the event details.

Nurturing Parenting: Fathers

Council: Penquis (Piscataquis)

Start Date: 12/7/2021    End Date: 3/1/2022

Day(s) of the Week: Tuesdays

Time: 4-5 pm

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://forms.gle/WD5LR6gSiJac4eJt6

Contact: Christine McMillen    Phone: 207-974-2481

Website: http://www.penquis.org


Nurturing Parenting: Fathers

Council: Midcoast Maine Community Action Program (Sagadahoc)

Start Date: 1/25/2022    End Date: 4/26/2022

Day(s) of the Week: Tuesdays

Time: 6-8 PM

Town: Via Zoom

Audience: Fathers and male caregivers

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZMtf-6gpzspGNT3FxYtBi0Z4AP2a8Ypn4PT

Additional Information: This program is for any male parenting a child. The series focuses on the value of male role models in a child's life. We explore topics including the roots of fathering, nurturing children and self, positive discipline methods, managing emotions, resolving conflict, teamwork with a partner, balancing work and fathering, and more. For more information or to register, contact Missy at (207) 522-2745 or melissa.kettell@mmcacorp.org

Contact: Dawn Flagg   Phone: 207-442-7963 x230

Website: http://www.midcoastmainecommunityaction.org


Nurturing Parenting: Fathers

Council: Kennebec Valley Community Action Program (Somerset)

Start Date: 3/22/2022    End Date: 6/21/2022

Day(s) of the Week: Tuesdays

Time: 3pm to 4:30pm

Audience: A 13-session program that is 1 1/2 hours and is tailored to meet the needs and learning styles of anyone that can identify as a male caregiver who is parenting! The class focuses on and explains: the roots of fathering, nurturing children and self, positive discipline methods, managing anger and resolving conflict, teamwork with partner, balancing work and fathering and more.

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: http://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZAvcuiorzguGNULwYHMaxns9ArlaV5VURDX

Additional Information: for more information please contact: Anne Osolinski at 859-2521 or by emailing at: aosolinski@kvcap.org

Contact: Lanelle Freeman   Phone: 207-859-1577

Website: http://www.kvcap.org


Nurturing Parenting: Fathers

Council: Penquis (Piscataquis)

Start Date: 3/29/2022    End Date: 6/14/2022

Day(s) of the Week: Tuesday

Time: 5:00-6:00pm

Audience: Fathers or other male caregivers of children any age.

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1JIKdI4gZz5mL7gF3cJLzSuK9iGOhKwdfoeInRjhlGNU/edit

Contact: Christine McMillen    Phone: 207-974-2481

Website: http://www.penquis.org