LOCAL RESOURCES

Sunrise Opportunities (Washington)

232 Court Street
Machias, ME 04654


Primary Contact Person: Mandie Pepperman

Email: mpepperman@sun-rise.tv

Phone: (207) 255-4156
Fax: (207) 255-4707

Website: http://www.sun-rise.tv

Service Area: Washington County

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

Cooperative Co-Parenting

Start Date: 10/27/2020

End Date: 12/15/2020

Additional Information: Learn how to raise happy kids after a separation or divorce. Learn the tools to make it work! Please call/text 263-5270 to register for the trainings. Zoom ID: 3848005813 Zoom Password: meeting

Day(s) of the Week: Tuesdays beginning October 27

Time: 5pm- Virtual

Town:

Audience: Washington County Parents

Registration Required: Yes


First Five Years

Start Date: 10/13/2020

End Date: 11/17/2020

Additional Information: Learn and engage in discussions around important developmental stages. Learn new ideas and tricks for handling tantrums and expectations for school! Please call/text 263-5270 to register or for more information. The sessions will be held virtual via zoom. Zoom ID: 3848005813 Password: children

Day(s) of the Week: Every Tuesday beginning on October 13

Time: 1pm

Town: Washington County

Audience: Parents, Primary Caregivers or Childcare Providers.

Registration Required: Yes


Prenatal Program

Start Date: 10/14/2020

End Date: 12/9/2020

Additional Information: Welcoming a new baby is an exciting adventure but sometimes it can feel a little overwhelming. Learn more about your developing baby and life after birth all from the comforts of your home. Please call/text 263-5270 for more information or to register. Virtual Community Education Class via Zoom Zoom ID: 3848005813 Password: meeting

Day(s) of the Week: Wednesdays beginning October 14

Time: 5:30pm-6:30pm

Town: Washington County

Audience: All expectant mothers and fathers-to be in Washington County

Registration Required: Yes


Nurturing Hope

Start Date: 11/18/2020

End Date: 1/13/2021

Additional Information: Discuss the unique journey of raising children with special needs. Topics focus on engaging different parenting strategies and exploring unique hopes and fears. Please text/call 263-5270 to register or for more information Zoom ID: 3848005813 Zoom Password: meeting

Day(s) of the Week: Wednesdays beginning November 18th

Time: 12pm via Zoom

Town: Washington County

Audience: Parents, Caregivers, Grandparents, Childcare Providers or any trusted adult raising children with special needs.

Registration Required: Yes


Parenting through Treatment and Recovery

Start Date: 11/3/2020

End Date: 1/26/2021

Additional Information: Discuss how substance and trauma impacts parent. Focus on how to restore the parent and child relationship and strengthen this connection moving forward. Please call/text 263-9270 for more information or to register. Zoom ID: 384-800-5813 Zoom Password: meeting

Day(s) of the Week: Tuesdays beginning on November 3rd

Time: 9am via Zoom

Town: Washington County

Audience: Parents going through treatment and recovery

Registration Required: Yes


Active Parenting

Start Date: 12/3/2020

End Date: 1/7/2021

Additional Information: Join local families to get extra tips and tricks for addressing behaviors for each age group to help reduce family stress. Families will be able to share their parenting experiences, get more information, and find support & resources! Please call/text 263-970 to register or for more information. Zoom ID: 3848005813 Zoom Password: children

Day(s) of the Week: Thursdays beginning December 3rd

Time: 10am via Zoom

Town: Washington County

Audience: Parents, Grandparents, Caregivers, Childcare providers

Registration Required: Yes


First Five Years

Start Date: 12/15/2020

End Date: 1/5/2021

Additional Information: Join other Washington County parents to engage in discussions around developmental stages. Learn new ideas for handling tantrums and expectations for school. Please text/call 263-5270 to register or for more information. Zoom ID: 3848005813 Zoom Password: children

Day(s) of the Week: Tuesdays beginning December 15

Time: 1pm

Town: Washington County

Audience: Parents, Caregivers, Childcare Providers

Registration Required: Yes


Machias Playgroup

Start Date: 10/7/2020

End Date: 12/30/2020

Additional Information: Zoom ID 384-800-5813 Password support For more information call or text Barbara Koch 207-263-6382

Day(s) of the Week: Every Wednesday

Time: 11am

Town: Machias

Audience: Parents and Caregivers in Machias with children from 0-4 offered via zoom due to pandemic

Registration Required: Yes


Calais Playgroup

Start Date: 10/6/2020

End Date: 12/29/2020

Additional Information: Zoom ID 384-800-5813 Password is - support For more information call or text Barbara Koch 207-263-6382

Day(s) of the Week: Every Tuesday

Time: 11am

Town: Calais

Audience: Parents and caregivers in Calais with children 0-4 years of age. This playgroup is offered via zoom due to the pandemic.

Registration Required: Yes


Circle of Parents: Treatment and Recovery

Start Date: 10/5/2020

End Date: 12/28/2020

Additional Information: Please call Barbara Koch at 207-263-6382 to register or more information Zoom ID: 384-800-5813 Password support

Day(s) of the Week: Every Monday

Time: 11:30am

Town: Machias

Audience: Parents and Caregivers in recovery with children 0-4 & 6-9 years of age. This Circle of Parents group is held via zoom due to the pandemic

Registration Required: No


Circle of Parents: Parents with children with special needs support group

Start Date: 10/5/2020

End Date: 12/28/2020

Additional Information: Please call Barbara Koch at 207-263-6382 to register or for more information. Zoom link 384-800-5813 password: support

Day(s) of the Week: Second Monday of the Month

Time: 5:00pm

Town: Machias

Audience: Caregivers and parents with children with special needs. Target ages 0-4 and 6-9 years old. This Circle of Parents support group is held via zoom due to the pandemic. This group meets 2 times a month. The 2nd and 4th Monday of the month.

Registration Required: No


Circle of Parents: Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Support Group

Start Date: 10/5/2020

End Date: 11/9/2020

Additional Information: For more information or to register call/text 263-5270 or email at molivares@sun-rise.tv Zoom ID: 383-800-5813 Zoom Password: support

Day(s) of the Week: 1st and 3rd Mondays of the month

Time: 10am

Town: Machias

Audience: Grandparents in Washington County raising their grandchildren with target ages of 0-4 and 6-9.

Registration Required: No