LOCAL RESOURCES


Kennebec Valley Community Action Program (Somerset)

97 Water Street
Waterville, ME 04901


Primary Contact Person: Lanelle Freeman

Email: lanellef@kvcap.org

Phone: 207-859-1577
Fax: 207-873-0158

Website: http://www.kvcap.org

Service Area: Somerset County

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

Nurturing Parenting: HOPE

Start Date: 7/19/2021

End Date: 9/13/2021

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

Day(s) of the Week: Mondays

Time: 10am to 12noon

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Audience: Parents with children with disabilities

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: http://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZAtd-mvqT8rHdyfyTOggYSeEo_dRn5-L6Xc


Nurturing Parenting: Fathers

Start Date: 7/13/2021

End Date: 9/28/2021

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

Day(s) of the Week: Tuesdays

Time: 3pm to 4:30pm

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Audience: Fathers with children ages 0-18

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: http://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZcqdu6rrD8uEtBSx5xNGIU1ZFnXMyWSrloQ


Nurturing Parenting: Other

Start Date: 8/16/2021

End Date: 9/27/2021

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

Day(s) of the Week: Monday

Time: 1:00pm-3:00pm

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Audience: Parents and teens are often at odds, but it doesn’t have to be this way. When parents and teens learn together, they find common ground for conversation and problem solving. This program provides a unique approach to strengthening our youth against the daily risks they face. Each session shows parents how to handle sensitive issues such as drugs, sexuality, and violence. This program is designed to be implemented in a 6 session course, with each session lasting 1 1/2 hours.

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: http://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZEqfuCsqj8iHdbB4SQCzB62AcgExvkR2eVB


Nurturing Parenting: Through Recovery

Start Date: 7/13/2021

End Date: 11/2/2021

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

Day(s) of the Week: Tuesdays

Time: 10am to 11:30am

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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.

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: http://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZUsd--przIvHtYdXRbrMwAjlrTDpqqscUM8


Active Parenting- First Five Years

Start Date: 7/15/2021

End Date: 8/5/2021

Additional Information: In this series of 4 classes we will explore discipline methods that work, how to prevent tantrums, establishing routines to make life easier, and much more. This class is designed for parents of children from birth-age 5.

Day(s) of the Week: Thursdays

Time: 3-5pm

Town:

Audience: Parents and caregivers of children prenatal - age 5.

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: http://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZUqf-CtqT4sH9b5LBpbRCRG0uBKSZY-owjB


Active Parenting- Active Parenting 4th Edition (ages 5-12)

Start Date: 8/12/2021

End Date: 9/16/2021

Additional Information: Do you ever wonder if there is a better way to handle some of those daily parenting challenges? Learn how with this 6 - session video and discussion program for parents and care providers of children ages 5-12. This program is designed to help raise responsible children by using effective discipline techniques and encouragement skills.

Day(s) of the Week: Thursdays

Time: 5:30-7:30pm

Town:

Audience: Parents and caregivers of children ages 5-12

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: http://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZcrdOCopzMtEtz3TwBoOs0rT28teNUdgOoR


Nurturing Father's Program

Start Date: 9/21/2021

End Date: 12/21/2021

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

Day(s) of the Week: Tuesdays

Time: 3:00pm to 4:30pm

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Audience: A 13-session program that is 1 1/2 hours and is tailored to meet the needs and learning styles of any male parenting a child! 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.

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: http://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZEldu6grDMqG9DcP7iqG8SX2sWH_LRPM7MG


Parent 2 Parent Group - Recovery

Start Date: 7/16/2021

End Date: 9/24/2021

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

Day(s) of the Week: Fridays

Time: 10am to 11:30am

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Audience: Weekly group where parents can talk about issues, resources and helpful suggestions on how to overcome day to day struggles.

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: http://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZ0oc-GsrjwpHdQLBlmMqg9WgfWajNonmzEw


Parent 2 Parent Group

Start Date: 7/13/2021

End Date: 9/28/2021

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

Day(s) of the Week: Second and Fourth Tuesday of every month

Time: 5:30pm to 7pm

Town:

Audience: Parent Group to talk, share and obtain information regarding resources, advice and solutions on how to raise children in these challenging times.

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZYrcOqrrD8pGdLVbmysnQcsSmZ0ptEC0sC7


Circle of Parents - Building Healthy Relationships

Start Date: 7/20/2021

End Date: 9/21/2021

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

Day(s) of the Week: First and Third Tuesday of the month

Time: 4:30-6PM

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Audience: This is a group of Parents that struggle with co-parenting and come to share ideas as well as get information on how to co-parent.

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: http://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZEscumqrT0vGdODolXemAMv-Fe5sz1GRtF0


Nurturing Parenting for Families in Recovery

Start Date: 7/13/2021

End Date: 11/2/2021

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

Day(s) of the Week: Tuesdays

Time: 10:00am to 11:30am

Town:

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.

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: http://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZUsd--przIvHtYdXRbrMwAjlrTDpqqscUM8