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Strengthening Families Program

October 3 *5:30 pm

Free

Strengthening Families Program: For Parents and Youth 10-14 was developed by Iowa State University and assists families with strengthening family bonds, increasing positive communication and problem solving.

Since inception, SFP 10-14 has reached 211 families, 329 parents and 276 youth in Mercer Co. We look forward to reaching more families, with youth ages 10-14, in years to come. Our fall series, offered at 2 locations, include:

Bethel Life Worship Center, Greenville- starting up Oct 3 (Tuesday nights)
Grove City Medical Center, Grove City- starting up Oct 4 (Wednesday nights)

Dinner is served @ 5:30pm with program to follow 6:00-8:00pm. The meal is a required aspect of the program. Free childcare is provided on site for those under 10 yrs. All programs run 1x/week for seven weeks beginning the first full week of October and concluding the week before Thanksgiving. NO COST to families to participate.

Please see SFP Fact Sheet below:

Parent Sessions:
Using Love & Limits
Making House Rules Members
Encouraging Good Behavior
Using Consequences
Building Bridges
Protecting Against Substance Abuse
Using Community Resources

Youth Sessions:
Having Goals & Dreams
Appreciating Parents
Dealing w/ Stress
Following Rules
Handling Peer Pressure
Reaching Out to Others

Family Sessions:
Supporting Goals & Dreams
Appreciating Family Members
Understanding Family Values
Building Family Communication
Reaching our Goals
Putting It All Together & Graduation

We are accepting enrollments now by emailing kelly.burke@mcbhc.org the Enrollment Form below or by calling 724-662-1550 x 108.

SFP Fact Sheet
Brochure for GCMC Class Oct Nov 2017
Brochure for Greenville Class Oct Nov 2017
ENROLLMENT FORM

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Details

Date:
October 3
Time:
5:30 pm
Cost:
Free
Website:
http://www.mercercountybhc.org/event/strengthening-families-program/

Organizer

Kelly Burke
Phone:
724-662-1550 x108
Email:
Kelly.Burke@mcbhc.org
Website:
www.mercercountybhc.org

MCBHC Reserves the right to cancel this event or change the date if circumstances warrant it.