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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: 1/25/2022    End Date: 4/26/2022

Day(s) of the Week: Tuesdays

Time: 6-8 PM

Town: Via Zoom

Audience: Fathers and male caregivers

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZMtf-6gpzspGNT3FxYtBi0Z4AP2a8Ypn4PT

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. For more information or to register, contact Missy at (207) 522-2745 or melissa.kettell@mmcacorp.org

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

Website: http://www.midcoastmainecommunityaction.org


Active Parenting- First Five Years

Council: Midcoast Maine Community Action Program (Sagadahoc)

Start Date: 1/26/2022    End Date: 2/16/2022

Day(s) of the Week: Wednesday

Time: 10:00 AM- 12:00 PM

Town: Via Zoom

Audience: Parents and caregivers with children under 5

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZMpcOmqqzoqHNKeRpHxU4bKwcCUcQvzOe8y

Additional Information: This series is designed for parents and caregivers with children from birth to age 5. Learn about parenting styles and roles, ages and stages of development, discipline techniques that work, how to prevent tantrums, building a strong family bond, and much more.

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: 2/3/2022    End Date: 3/31/2022

Day(s) of the Week: Thursday

Time: 2pm-4pm

Town: Via Zoom

Audience: Parents and caregivers

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZ0rfu2srT4vHdKX6jk9lhfKiEIFwrr54pW4

Additional Information: Circle of Security Program is an inspiring and practical relationship-based program for parents, caregivers and professionals working with you children. Parents and caregivers will learn how to identify their children's emotional needs and respond to their behaviors in ways that result in greater resilience, fewer behavioral difficulties, and better relationships with family and friends. Other results include improved self-esteem and enhanced school readiness for your child.

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: 2/3/2022    End Date: 3/10/2022

Day(s) of the Week: Thursday

Time: 6-8 PM

Town: Via Zoom

Audience: Parents and caregivers with children from 5-12

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: http:// https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZ0vdO2pqj4uGtHS_ULQaRu-4ZJlLuMoFMTQ

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


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

Council: Midcoast Maine Community Action Program (Sagadahoc)

Start Date: 2/23/2022    End Date: 3/30/2022

Day(s) of the Week: Wednesday

Time: 10:00 AM- 12:00 PM

Town: Via Zoom

Audience: Parents and caregivers with children ages 5-12

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZEldOmtrzsvHNHTGzwsnW2A8DNXd8KZUzto

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


Circle of Security

Council: Midcoast Maine Community Action Program (Sagadahoc)

Start Date: 3/15/2022    End Date: 5/10/2022

Day(s) of the Week: Tuesday

Time: 10:00 AM- 12:00 PM

Town: Via Zoom

Audience: Parents and caregivers

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: http:// https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZEpcOGqqTMpHdGan3wgFhla5FVHSr2feBF3

Additional Information: Circle of Security Program is an inspiring and practical relationship-based program for parents, caregivers and professionals working with you children. Parents and caregivers will learn how to identify their children's emotional needs and respond to their behaviors in ways that result in greater resilience, fewer behavioral difficulties, and better relationships with family and friends. Other results include improved self-esteem and enhanced school readiness for your child.

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: 3/21/2022    End Date: 5/23/2022

Day(s) of the Week: Monday

Time: 6-8 PM

Town: Via Zoom

Audience: Parents and caregivers

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: http:// https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZwkcuqqqDMrGtKppgMxhli_4OPVSwkh4Kc1

Additional Information: Circle of Security Program is an inspiring and practical relationship-based program for parents, caregivers and professionals working with you children. Parents and caregivers will learn how to identify their children's emotional needs and respond to their behaviors in ways that result in greater resilience, fewer behavioral difficulties, and better relationships with family and friends. Other results include improved self-esteem and enhanced school readiness for your child.

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

Website: http://www.midcoastmainecommunityaction.org