LOCAL RESOURCES


Kids Free to Grow (York)

57 Portland Road
Unit 4
Kennebunk, ME 04043


Primary Contact Person: Genevieve Gardner

Email: genevieveg@connectionsforkids.org

Phone: 207-985-5975
Fax: 207-985-1758

Website: http://www.kidsfreetogrow.org

Service Area: York County

Dates and times subject to change. Contact your local Council to confirm the event details.

Mandated Reporting (Parent Education or Community Training)

Start Date: 2/10/2021

Additional Information: Open to anyone working with children. Contact Sanford Community Adult Education to register.

Day(s) of the Week: Wednesday

Time: 6:00pm-8:00pm

Town:

Audience: Professionals working with children

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: http://Register with Sanford Community Adult Education


Mandated Reporting (Parent Education or Community Training)

Start Date: 4/26/2021

Additional Information: Open to the community. Email Katherine Adams at katherinea@kidsfreetogrow.org to register

Day(s) of the Week: Monday

Time: 6:00pm-8:00pm

Town:

Audience: Professionals working with children.

Registration Required: Yes


Protective Factors (Parent Education or Community Training)

Start Date: 3/2/2021

Additional Information: Open to the community. To register contact Katherine Adams at kidsfreetogrow.org

Day(s) of the Week: Tuesday

Time: 5:30pm-7:00pm

Town:

Audience: Childcare professionals

Registration Required: No


Protective Factors (Parent Education or Community Training)

Start Date: 2/15/2021

Additional Information: To register, email Katherine Adams at katherinea@kidsfreetogrow.org

Day(s) of the Week: Monday

Time: 1:00pm-2:30pm

Town:

Audience: Childcare Providers

Registration Required: No


Safe Sleep (Parent Education or Community Training)

Start Date: 3/15/2021

Additional Information: To register, contact Katherine Adams at katherinea@kidsfreetogrow.org

Day(s) of the Week: Monday

Time: 6:00pm

Town:

Audience: Childcare providers

Registration Required: No


Purple Crying (Parent Education or Community Training)

Start Date: 3/15/2021

Additional Information: To register, contact Katherine Adams at katherinea@kidsfreetogrow.org

Day(s) of the Week: Monday

Time: 6:30pm

Town:

Audience: Childcare Providers

Registration Required: No


Safe Sleep (Parent Education or Community Training)

Start Date: 4/19/2021

Additional Information: To register, contact Katherine Adams at katherinea@kidsfreetogrow.org

Day(s) of the Week: Monday

Time: 1:00pm

Town:

Audience: Childcare Providers

Registration Required: No


Purple Crying (Parent Education or Community Training)

Start Date: 4/19/2021

Additional Information: To register, contact Katherine Adams at katherinea@kidsfreetogrow.org

Day(s) of the Week: Monday

Time: 1:30pm

Town:

Audience: Childcare Providers

Registration Required: No


Active Parenting- Active Parenting 4th Edition (ages 5-12) (Parent Education or Community Training)

Start Date: 1/25/2021

End Date: 2/22/2021

Additional Information: Register for this FREE program through the Sanford Community Adult Education website listed above. This program is open to any parent/caregiver and will cover topics such as discipline, communication, school, and family fun!

Day(s) of the Week:

Time: Monday's Jan. 25-Feb. 22, 2021 7-8pm

Town:

Audience: Participants registered through Sanford Community Adult Education program

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://sanford.coursestorm.com/course/active-parenting?search=parenting


Active Parenting- First Five Years (Parent Education or Community Training)

Start Date: 1/21/2021

End Date: 2/18/2021

Additional Information: To register- E-mail Katherine Adams at katherinea@kidsfreetogrow.org

Day(s) of the Week: Every Thursday

Time: 10:00am

Town:

Audience: Parents/Caregivers of children ages 0-5

Registration Required: No


Nurturing Parenting: Community-Based Education (Parent Education or Community Training)

Start Date: 2/16/2021

End Date: 3/30/2021

Additional Information: Email shannonb@kidsfreetogrow.org to join this Nurturing Parenting group that covers topics such as Dealing with Stress, Brain Development, Communicating with Respect, and much more!

Day(s) of the Week: Every Tuesday afternoon from Feb. 16-Mar. 30, 2021

Time: 3-4pm

Town:

Audience:

Registration Required: No


Circle of Parents (Parent Support and Play)

Start Date: 1/13/2021

End Date: 2/17/2021

Additional Information: To register- E-mail Katherine Adams at katherinea@kidsfreetogrow.org

Day(s) of the Week: Wednesday's

Time: 4:00pm

Town:

Audience: Parents/Caregivers of children 0-9

Registration Required: No


Circle of Parents (Parent Support and Play)

Start Date: 2/19/2021

End Date: 3/26/2021

Additional Information: To register- contact Katherine Adams at katherinea@kidsfreetogrow.org

Day(s) of the Week: Every Friday

Time: 10:00am

Town:

Audience: Parents/Caregivers of children 0-9.

Registration Required: No


Circle of Parents

Start Date: 1/7/2021

End Date: 2/4/2021

Additional Information: Email shannonb@kidsfreetogrow.org for the link to join this Circle of Parents group with a focus on managing Remote Learning for your child including time management, multitasking, setting your child up to succeed.

Day(s) of the Week: Every Thursday morning from Jan. 7-Feb. 4, 2021

Time: 10-11am

Town:

Audience:

Registration Required: No