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"Parents often talk about the younger generation as if they didn't have anything to do with it."  Haim Ginott

 

FREE!!!

Cape Cod Children’s Place Family Roadshows and

Parenting Workshops and Support Groups:

 

 

"Raising Healthy Families"

At Chatham Community Center, 702 Main Street, Chatham, MA Tuesdays, September 16, 23, 30, and October 7, 14, 21, and 28, 2014 5:30-7:30. A seven-week parenting series facilitated by Cindy Horgan, Executive Director & Family Support Coordinator at Cape Cod Children's Place, that will provide skills to support parents with some of the challenges that make this job so difficult. Topics to be discussed are: discipline without yelling, how to handle tantrums, understanding temperament and why our children do what they do, the value of routines, setting limits and boundaries, and much more. You'll have a chance to ask questions, share ideas and go home with education and resource materials. Free. Dinner & childcare are included. Pre-registration is required. Call Cape Cod Children's Place at 508-240-3310 with your name and telephone number, number of adults and names and ages of children who will attend. Please indicate if you are in need of transportation. This program is funded by a grant from the Bilezekian Family Foundation with additional funding provided by a Family Centers grant through the Children's Trust, administered by Cape Cod Children's Place.

"Parent Cafe: How Much Is Too Much? Media and Our Children

Thursday, September 18, 2014 5:30-7:30 at Cape Cod Children's Place, 10 Ballwic Rd., Eastham. With Cindy Horgan, Executive Director & Family Support Coordinator at Cape Cod Children's Place. Come join us for a relaxing evening of dinner and conversation among friends. You'll have an opportunity to share experiences, ask questions and help plan for future topics of discussion. Free. Pizza dinner and childcare included with registration. Pre-registration is required. Call Cape Cod Children's Place 508-240-3310 with your name and telephone number, number of adults and names and ages of children who will attend. Please indicate if you are in need of transportation. Funding support provided by a Family Centers grant through the Children's Trust and a Coordinated Community & Family Engagement grant through the Mass. Dept. of Early Education and Care, administered by Cape Cod Children's Place.

Baby's First Year Stroller Walks   Funded by a Family Centers grant through the Children's Trust and a Coordinated Family & Community Engagement grant through the Mass. Dept. of Early Education & Care. Meets every Tuesday at 9:15 am-12:30 pm from July 1 through September 30 at Salt Pond Visitor's Center, Eastham (meet at the entrance to the bike trail). Join Monica Keefe-Hess, Parent Education Coordinator for Cape Cod Children's Place to walk, talk, share stories, ask questions, and get familiar with resources that support you. In the event of inclement weather, we'll meet for some indoor fun at Cape Cod Children's Place, 10 Ballwic Rd., Eastham. For more information, call Monica Keefe-Hess at 508-240-3310 or email mkeefe@capecodchildrensplace.com. Or join our Facebook group Cape Cod Babies & Caregivers!

Lower Cape Dads' Talk   at Harwich Community Center,
100 Oak St.;  6:00-7:30 pm. This group meets the first Wednesday of each month wiith Paul Melville, Family Support Specialist. A safe, non-therapeutic group providing an opportunity for dads of kids and teens to talk about the issues of being a father in today's world. Come gain support & share experiences & strategies to help you in the important job of being a father. Free pizza and child care with registration; 508-771-4338 or paul@capecoalition.com.
Sponsored by the Cape Cod Neighborhood Support Coalition with additional support from Cape Cod Children's Place & Harwich Early Childhood Advisory Council.

 

Check out the current newsletter posted on our website for more detailed information.

             

 

 

 

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Call Cape Cod Children’s Place 508-240-3310 to inquire about programs offered.

 

Some of the "Roadshow" topics that have been presented:

  • Is my Child Ready for Kindergarten?
  • Families Dealing with Divorce or Separation
  • Talking about Touching- a personal safety curriculum
  • Dealing with Challenging Behaviors
  • Pediatric First Aid & Intro. to CPR
  • Avoiding the Overscheduled Family Trap
  • Communication
  • What you need to know about your babysitters and
         what they need to know about you
  • Understanding Temperament
  • Positive Discipline
  • Potty Training 101
  • Bullying
      
    If you have a particular topic that you would like to hear more about, please contact us.

As in the past, most of the "Roadshow" events will have FREE childcare and pizza.

 

A portion of these programs are funded by a Mass. Family Centers grant through Children's Trust, and grants from the Mass. Department of Early Education and Care.  Administered by Cape Cod Children’s Place, North Eastham, Mass.



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