Education and Support Opportunities

KinCare Education Series

Participate in this eight- week educational series on pertinent topics for kinship families.
Presentation topics include:

- Understanding the new normal - navigating the changes in family dynamics
- Parenting a child who experienced trauma and the impact of trauma on the family
- Parenting skills in the 21st Century and positive family communication
- Helping kinship children adjust to the challenges
- Social media and internet safety
- Self-care for both the adults and the children
- Legal issues - understanding court, custody, and other legal issues
- Navigating the school system - homework, virtual learning, IEP and 504 plans, parent-teacher communication
- Resources – private and government
- Substance abuse and Addiction- the impact on the entire family

The KinCare Education series is offered both in evening sessions and daytime sessions. All sessions last for two hours. Evening sessions are from 7 pm to 9 pm. Day time sessions are from 10 am to noon or 1 pm - 3 pm. Sessions are currently held virtually.
Participants are provided handouts for each session. A certificate of completion is provided at the end of the educational series.
For program event schedules - follow the event link below

New Events

GrandFamilies Coffee and Conversation Support Group

Join us for coffee, healthy snacks and conversation.
Meet with grandparents and other relative caregivers

Share parenting tips and resources

For program event schedules - follow the event link below

We are currently meeting virtually. Join us Wednesday evenings at 8 pm to participate. We also have a 3rd Monday virtual support group from 1 pm - 2:30 pm.

New Events