List of Parenting Activities

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PIHP-Region 1

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Zoom

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virtual

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Cost: (or, please indicate if free)

FREE

Guiding Good Choices Parenting Workshop

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GGC is a program for parents of youth ages 9-14, offered in six 2-hour workshops over six consecutive weeks. This course includes an introduction session to orient parents to the on-line environment and tools for participating from home. The other five sessions include topics about setting healthy guidelines and boundaries, managing conflict, strengthening family bonds, as well as one session where youth are invited to join and learn some refusal skills for resisting peer pressure. There are courses scheduled every month. Contact Meghann Wolvert to inquire about dates and times that will work for you.

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Contact Name:

Meghann Wolvert

Organization

Great Lakes Recovery Centers

Phone Number

9062982138

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County:

Wayne

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Technology needed:

ZOOM

Location:

Dearborn

Title of PAM event or activity:

Cost: (or, please indicate if free)

Free

Childbirth Education Class

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Preparing for childbirth while exploring your growing relationship with your new baby.

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Contact Name:

Susan Powers

Organization

Starfish Family Services

Phone Number

7347561860

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Technology needed:

Zoom

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Virtual

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Cost: (or, please indicate if free)

Free

Virtual Grandparent Support Group "Grandparents Custodial Battles"

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This online workshop will discuss and educate caregiver on the types of custodial documents, how the court system works with grandparent visitation time and important documents that support the safety and well-being of the children

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Contact Name:

Anita rothert

Organization

The guidance Center

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Zoom Meeting

Location:

Virtual

Lansing

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Cost: (or, please indicate if free)

Free

MAKING SELF-CARE THE PATH TO A COMPASSIONATE CONNECTION WITH FAMILIES

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When we are called to be a Servant Leader (that is our service is to others), we often never think that the first place to be compassionate is to ourselves. During this time together a few simple steps will be shared on ways to put yourself at the center of the compassion circle and why this is so important to your life and to those you serve.

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Contact Name:

Kristine Norton

Organization

Kristine Norton

Phone Number

15173936890

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County:

Oakland

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Technology needed:

Zoom

Location:

Pontiac

Title of PAM event or activity:

Cost: (or, please indicate if free)

Free

Talk Early and Talk Often (TETO)

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Honor Community Health in collaboration with Parent Action for Healthy Kids, will offer 2 TETO workshops to the parents of Pontiac School District on February 23rd and 24th.

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Who to contact for more information for this event.

Contact Name:

Ramona Farr

Organization

Honor community health

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PIHP-Region:

PIHP-Region 1

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Technology needed:

Zoom

Location:

Virtual

Escanaba

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Cost: (or, please indicate if free)

Free

Guiding Good Choices

Title of PAM event or activity: (examples: conference, fair, local kickoff, workshop, placemat, publication, etc.)

Guiding Good Choices (GGC) is a six week program for parents with children aged 9-14. GGC gives parents the tools to set clear family guidelines, manage family conflict, and strengthen bonds with their kids. It is also shown to reduce the risk of youth substance abuse.

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Who to contact for more information for this event.

Contact Name:

Michelle Chaillier

Organization

Public Health

Phone Number

9067898104

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County:

Monroe

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Technology needed:

Zoom

Location:

Monroe

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Cost: (or, please indicate if free)

Free

Virtual Parent Child Interactive Playgroup Ages Birth - 3.5 Years

Title of PAM event or activity: (examples: conference, fair, local kickoff, workshop, placemat, publication, etc.)

Select Wednesdays at 10:00 am, join us for music, easy crafts, and interactive opportunities for you to enjoy along with your child. Join Zoom Meeting https://zoom.us/j/7499457093?pwd=djdMSllVdzhaODdKdld4V3JES1dyUT09

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Who to contact for more information for this event.

Contact Name:

Sheri Gibson

Organization

Monroe County ISD

Phone Number

17344975339

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County:

Monroe

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Technology needed:

Zoom

Location:

Monroe

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Cost: (or, please indicate if free)

Free

Virtual Parent/Child Interactive Playgroup

Title of PAM event or activity: (examples: conference, fair, local kickoff, workshop, placemat, publication, etc.)

Every other week we will offer an interactive playgroup, using music, easy crafts, and interactive opportunities for you to enjoy along with your child.

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Who to contact for more information for this event.

Contact Name:

Sheri Gibson

Organization

Monroe County ISD

Phone Number

17344975339

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County:

Oakland

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Technology needed:

Zoom

Location:

Virtual

Title of PAM event or activity:

Cost: (or, please indicate if free)

Free

EmPOWERing Conversations: Inspiring Sisterhood

Title of PAM event or activity: (examples: conference, fair, local kickoff, workshop, placemat, publication, etc.)

This Women's History Month (March), Empowered Flower Girl will host EmPOWERing Conversations, a virtual 2-part event where we speak with and engage women across generations to discuss the value and benefits of sisterhood. Our goal is to promote the power of sisterhood and encourage girls and women to celebrate themselves and each other. We want to make sure that girls have positive role models to help them as they transition into womanhood. The hour-long conversations will also address topics ranging from cyberbullying to societal pressure. 

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Contact Name:

Rasheda williams

Organization

empowered flower girl

Phone Number

2486290334

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County:

Macomb

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Location:

Virtual

Title of PAM event or activity:

Cost: (or, please indicate if free)

$20/person; scholarships available

CARE of Southeastern Michigan’s 26th Annual Parenting Conference-Virtual

Title of PAM event or activity: (examples: conference, fair, local kickoff, workshop, placemat, publication, etc.)

This virtual conference, for parents with children of all ages, will high-light keynote speaker, Gary Abud, 2014 Teacher of the Year, who will discuss parenting during pandemic times. The day also features 7 other speakers. To check out list of topic descriptions or register, visit our website at www.careofsem.com or call 586.541.CARE. MiRegistry, SW CEs & SCECH pending.

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Who to contact for more information for this event.

Contact Name:

Teresa Sandner

Organization

CARE of Southeastern

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County:

Eaton

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Technology needed:

bit.ly/misuper_feb25

Location:

Virtual time from 1:00pm to 2:00 pm

Title of PAM event or activity:

Cost: (or, please indicate if free)

Free

PAM Opioid Prevention, Treatment, and Recovery Webinar

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Opioid use disorder is a complex problem. In Michigan, 7 people die every day from opioid overdose. MiSUPER is a collaborative project that combines education with training events to increase awareness of opioid use disorder issues in communities, treatment options, and support for those in recovery. Topics covered: What are opioids and what is opioid misuse How opioids affect the body How the opioid crisis has impacted Michigan communities How to reduce stigma related to opioid misuse How to minimize a loved one's risk of an opioid overdose and support their recovery Where people obtain opioid medication Explore ways to get involved in your community

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Contact Name:

Jim Harrington

Organization

MSU Extension

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County:

Van Buren

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Technology needed:

Zoom

Location:

Lawrence

Title of PAM event or activity:

Cost: (or, please indicate if free)

Free

Money Matters Workshop

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The Money Matters finance online workshop will give participants the ability to understand how to manage money by preparing a personal spending plan and identifying ways to decrease spending and increase income. TWO workshops to choose from! Tuesday, January 19, 2021 @ 10:00 AM & Wednesday, January 20, 2021 7:00 PM The same content will be covered at both workshops, you don't need to attend both. Register @ www.tinyurl/workshops2021 for the Zoom link. Questions call Maria: 269-459-2300 ext. 2 or housingmi@telamon.org

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Who to contact for more information for this event.

Contact Name:

Angela Dickerson

Organization

Van Buren Great Start Parent Coalition

Phone Number

2693899880

Email:

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