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Find a class developed with your child's age in mind:
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Find a class geared toward:
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Dates and times subject to change. Contact your local Council to confirm the event details.

Nurturing Parenting: Through Recovery

Council: Kennebec Valley Community Action Program (Kennebec)

Start Date: 10/12/2021    End Date: 2/8/2022

Day(s) of the Week: Tuesday afternoons via Zoom; rolling admissions

Time: 3:30-5:00pm

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: http://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZEudOmtqTgiGte0xB8aUz2On0ugqhUU-nk7

Contact: Lanelle Freeman   Phone: 207-859-1577

Website: http://www.kvcap.org


Nurturing Parenting: Through Recovery

Council: Kennebec Valley Community Action Program (Somerset)

Start Date: 11/9/2021    End Date: 3/8/2022

Day(s) of the Week: Tuesdays

Time: 10am to 11:30am

Audience: If you are a parent or caregiver working on your recovery and want to learn more about the effects of substance use on your family, parenting style, and your relationship with your child join us for this 17-week program. You will explore hands on activities along with guided discussions to enhance your self-awareness and increase your ability to relate to your child/children in a safe and supportive environment surrounded by parents and caregivers who share similar life experiences.

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: http://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZcrdO6gpj4pHN1M686cXUWrw9Fe9783kJf_

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: Through Recovery

Council: Kids Free to Grow (Cumberland)

Start Date: 11/11/2021    End Date: 2/10/2022

Day(s) of the Week: Every Thursday

Time: 10:00-1130 AM

Audience: Parents of children 0-1 and age 10 who have risk factors

In Person or Virtual: Hybrid

Registration Required: No

Link to Register: https://us06web.zoom.us/j/84856923810

Additional Information: If you are a parent, grandparent, or caregiver working on your recovery and want to learn more about the effects of substance use on your family, parenting style, and your relationship with your child join us for this FREE 12-weeks of workshops. You will explore enhance your self-awareness and increase your ability to relate to your child (ren) in a safe and supportive environment surrounded by parents and caregivers who share similar life experiences.

Contact: Genevieve Gardner   Phone: 207-854-1030

Website: http://www.kidsfreetogrow.org


Nurturing Parenting: Through Recovery

Council: Midcoast Maine Community Action Program (Waldo)

Start Date: 1/26/2022    End Date: 4/27/2022

Day(s) of the Week: Wednesday

Time: 6-8 PM

Audience: Parents and caregivers in recovery or impacted by substance use

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZUsd-GtrzIqGN2zg8XevigB49qlqDpcmzl0

Additional Information: This parenting enrichment program focuses on the effects of substance use has on the family, parenting style, and the caregiver/child relationship. This program is open to parents, guardians, partners, extended family members, and any other adult who cares for a child. Those adults in a parenting role who are working on recovery are especially encouraged to attend. All are welcome! You will: Explore, discover, and build on family member's strengths Strengthen your connection with your child Learn new skills and parenting strategies to create a healthy, confident family

Contact: Dawn Flagg   Phone: 207-442-7963, x 230

Website: http://midcoastmainecommunityaction.org


Nurturing Parenting: Through Recovery

Council: Kennebec Valley Community Action Program (Somerset)

Start Date: 3/8/2022    End Date: 6/28/2022

Day(s) of the Week: Tuesdays

Time: 10am to 11:30am

Audience: If you are a parent or caregiver working on your recovery and want to learn more about the effects of substance use on your family, parenting style, and your relationship with your child join us for this 17-week program. You will explore hands on activities along with guided discussions to enhance your self-awareness and increase your ability to relate to your child/children in a safe and supportive environment surrounded by parents and caregivers who share similar life experiences.

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

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