Parent Connections occurs the 3rd Friday of each month. This group was designed to provide parents with opportunities to foster social support networks in their community. Parent Connections opens with an inspirational TedTalks, followed by conversation related to that theme and concludes with a mindfulness activity.
Parent Connections is designed to enhance and support the 5 protective factors as noted by the Family Strengthening Network
*Enhancing parental resilience * Providing an array of social connections * Providing parents concrete support in times of need
* Facilitating knowledge of parenting and child development *Supporting healthy social & emotional development in young children