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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
 Families with Children with Special Needs or Health Challenges

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

Nurturing Parenting: Fathers

Council: Midcoast Maine Community Action Program (Sagadahoc)

Start Date: 1/24/2023    End Date: 4/11/2023

Day(s) of the Week: Tuesday

Time: 6-8PM

Town: In person in Bath or Zoom

Audience: Male caregivers

In Person or Virtual: Hybrid

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZEtd-2rrzgvGd14xnQisw3_YeHxlnPtRUa7

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. This program is going to be offered over zoom or in-person. For those who wish to participate in-person, dinner will be provided from 5:30-6:00PM. The in-person location will be at Midcoast Maine Community Action at 34 Wing Farm Pkwy in Bath.

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

Website: http://www.midcoastmainecommunityaction.org


Active Parenting- Crossroads (Co-Parenting)

Council: Midcoast Maine Community Action Program (Sagadahoc)

Start Date: 2/13/2023   

Day(s) of the Week: Mondays

Time: 6-8 pm

Audience: Sagadahoc parents and caregivers

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZckce-rpzgsH9U2hwdcH_yjcDHMuHesD25A

Additional Information: This co-parenting program gives divorcing or separating caregivers the power to make positive changes that shield their children from parental conflict and helps children establish healthy lifetime relationships with both parents.

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

Website: http://www.midcoastmainecommunityaction.org


Circle of Security

Council: Midcoast Maine Community Action Program (Sagadahoc)

Start Date: 2/16/2023    End Date: 4/6/2023

Day(s) of the Week: Thursdays

Time: 6-8 pm

Audience: Sagadahoc parents and caregivers

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

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

Website: http://www.midcoastmainecommunityaction.org


Circle of Security

Council: Midcoast Maine Community Action Program (Sagadahoc)

Start Date: 2/28/2023    End Date: 4/25/2023

Day(s) of the Week: Tuesdays

Time: 9-11AM

Audience: Parents and caregivers with children under 6

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZ0pcOGvqjoiHtzUyhglVpf_Yg7a_2g0GXgo

Additional Information: At times all parents feel lost or without a clue about what our child might need from us. Imagine what it might feel like if you were able to make sense of what your child was really asking from you. This program is based on decades of research about how secure parent-child relationships can be supported and strengthened. Circle of Security will help you: Understand your child’s emotional world by learning to read emotional needs Support your child’s ability to successfully manage emotions Enhance the development of your child's self esteem Honor the innate wisdom and desire for your child to be secure

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

Website: http://www.midcoastmainecommunityaction.org


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

Council: Midcoast Maine Community Action Program (Sagadahoc)

Start Date: 4/13/2023    End Date: 5/18/2023

Day(s) of the Week: Thursday

Time: 6-8PM

Audience: Parents & caregivers with children between the ages of 5-12

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZwof-qqrTgqHtYRApb1mH7OdHyGDyQMh7Dv

Additional Information: Active parenting will give you the skills to achieve a fuller, more satisfying family life, and to help your children achieve greater happiness and success. This workshop is geared toward parents and caregivers with children 5-12 year olds and will show you effective ways to: Use positive discipline that works Open up lines of communication Defuse power struggles with your children Build closer relationships through family fun

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

Website: http://www.midcoastmainecommunityaction.org