WIR clients continue GED studies thanks to partnership with school district

Valerie has endured a tough life of no stability or structure. She dropped out of school, and due to trouble, was essentially incarcerated.  As with many Family & Children’s Services Women in Recovery (WIR) participants, Valerie learns lifelong skills that she hopes will improve options for her and her son, Ben, aged 6.   In January, Valerie joined the GED program. For her, the program provides structure and stability, and her drive to achieve success is heartfelt and sincere.  “I have learned so much from my classes…

Active Parenting: The First Five Years

VIRTUAL CLASS Mondays, November 9-30 6-8 p.m. Becoming a parent is a life-changing event, and life as a parent keeps changing too. This four-week program: Covers the first five years of parenting, from birth up to age 5. Contains a session dedicated to school readiness and parent engagement. Includes topics about temperament, mindfulness, brain development, self-calming and…

Active Parenting: The First Five Years

VIRTUAL CLASS Mondays, November 9-30 6-8 p.m. Becoming a parent is a life-changing event, and life as a parent keeps changing too. This four-week program: Covers the first five years of parenting, from birth up to age 5. Contains a session dedicated to school readiness and parent engagement. Includes topics about temperament, mindfulness, brain development, self-calming and…

Active Parenting: The First Five Years

VIRTUAL CLASS Mondays, November 9-30 6-8 p.m. Becoming a parent is a life-changing event, and life as a parent keeps changing too. This four-week program: Covers the first five years of parenting, from birth up to age 5. Contains a session dedicated to school readiness and parent engagement. Includes topics about temperament, mindfulness, brain development, self-calming and…

Active Parenting: The First Five Years

VIRTUAL CLASS Mondays, November 9-30 6-8 p.m. Becoming a parent is a life-changing event, and life as a parent keeps changing too. This four-week program: Covers the first five years of parenting, from birth up to age 5. Contains a session dedicated to school readiness and parent engagement. Includes topics about temperament, mindfulness, brain development, self-calming and…