Assisted by a grant from The Willis Foundation
This group is designed to assist youth, ages 10-13, who may be struggling with anxiety. The group is scheduled to begin October 2, 2014 at 6:00 pm. The group will run for 8 weeks. A parenting group will also be offered at the same time to discuss their concerns and provide effective parenting skills and strategies.
A benefit concert for NAMI Sussex is being held on Sunday, October 5th at the Stanhope House from 1-6 pm. Suggested donation at the door is $20.
Our group is designed to assist young adolescents from 7-9 years of age, who may be struggling with ADHD.
This group will address age appropriate issues that may be difficult for young girls to discuss with their parents or with their peers. This program addressed an array of issues such as body image, bullying, peer pressure, cutting, depression and other topics.
October 7-December 9 from 5-6:30 pm.
Parenting workshops will be offered during the fall by the Sussex County Family Success Center at Project Self-Sufficiency. Courses follow the popular Nurturing Parenting Program curriculum. During the workshops, separate groups for children and parents will focus on building self-awareness and empathy, teach alternatives to hitting and yelling, enhance family communication, promote healthy physical and emotional development, and instruct participants about appropriate expectations. The sessions are free and open to the public; childcare will be provided. All classes run from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m., with the exception of the course for Spanish-speaking parents which takes place in the mornings.
Starting September 2014, the Morris County Family Success Center will be offerring free tutoring on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays.
Call 973-620-9711 to register.
The Empowered Parent is a free program sponsored by Mount Olive Child Care & Learning Center.
Rainbows' programs help children who are grieving the loss of a parent or guardian due to death, divorce, deployment, or trauma. Rainbows' trained facilitators, using age-appropriate curriculum, establish peer support groups in schools, faith-based organizations, or community centers.