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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:
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 Co-Parenting/Blended Families
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Dates and times subject to change. Contact your local Council to confirm the event details.

Nurturing Parenting: Through Recovery

Council: Kennebec Valley Community Action Program (Kennebec)

Start Date: 2/15/2022    End Date: 6/7/2022

Day(s) of the Week: Tuesday afternoons via Zoom, with rolling admissions

Time: 3:30 - 5:00pm

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: http://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZEudOmtqTgiGte0xB8aUz2On0ugqhUU-nk7

Additional Information: This program explores the effects of substance abuse and recovery on individuals and their families. Parents will learn nurturing skills using a variety of techniques and activities that accommodate different learning styles. This is a 17 week program, but offers rolling enrollment – contact us to register any time!

Contact: Lanelle Freeman   Phone: 207-859-1577

Website: http://www.kvcap.org


Nurturing Parenting: Through Recovery

Council: Kennebec Valley Community Action Program (Somerset)

Start Date: 3/15/2022    End Date: 6/28/2022

Day(s) of the Week: Tuesdays

Time: 10am to 11:30am

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.

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: http://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZ0vduCuqzkoG9OubWvZqu7hcm_q5ovDxG1X

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

Contact: Lanelle Freeman   Phone: 207-859-1577

Website: http://www.kvcap.org


Nurturing Parenting: Through Recovery

Council: Kids Free to Grow (Cumberland)

Start Date: 3/17/2022    End Date: 6/2/2022

Day(s) of the Week: Thursday

Time: 3:00 pm

Town: portland

Audience: parents in recovery, caregivers in recovery, parents and Caregivers with DHHS referrals

In Person or Virtual: Hybrid

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZUpdemsqDopH9z1SgO08onXfPW3GA1SaNao

Contact: Genevieve Gardner   Phone: 207-854-1030

Website: http://www.kidsfreetogrow.org


Nurturing Parenting: Through Recovery

Council: Kids Free to Grow (Cumberland)

Start Date: 4/25/2022    End Date: 7/18/2022

Day(s) of the Week: Monday

Time: 9:00

Town: Windham

Audience: Women in Recovery Women in the Center

In Person or Virtual: In-person

Registration Required: Yes

Contact: Genevieve Gardner   Phone: 207-854-1030

Website: http://www.kidsfreetogrow.org


Nurturing Parenting: Through Recovery

Council: Healthy Kids

Start Date: 5/6/2022    End Date: 7/1/2022

Day(s) of the Week: Fridays

Time: 12pm-2pm

Audience: Parents/Caregivers in recovery

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZIkcuiqpzorHNRi0GNBEEv75kmRmk-WE6jj

Additional Information: This program is for parents and/or caregivers in recovery. You will join with others who want to improve their connection with their children, and learn parenting strategies that promote healthy and confident families.

Contact: Leslie Livingston   Phone: 207-563-1818

Website: http://www.healthykidsmaine.org