Active Parenting: The First Five Years

VIRTUAL CLASS Mondays, June 7-28 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…

Cooperative Co-parenting Class

VIRTUAL CLASS Mondays, June 7 – July 19 (6 sessions, NO class July 5 in observance of Independence Day) 6-8 p.m. Your relationship with your partner may have ended, but it’s in your children’s best interests for you both to be involved in their lives. In this six-week class, parents (one or both) learn: Strategies…

F&CS receives $50,000 grant for COPES 911

COPES 911, a program of Family & Children’s Services (F&CS) has received a $50,000 grant from Telligen Community Initiative (TCI), a private, Iowa-based charitable foundation. This grant was one of only 15 grants selected for TCI’s 2021 Iowa and Oklahoma-based funding cycle, which awarded a total of $676,430 in grants to nonprofit organizations in these…

Active Parenting: The First Five Years

VIRTUAL CLASS Mondays, June 7-28 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…