Region 9 Veterans Community Action Team & Michigan Works! Southeast are sponsoring the 3rd Annual Lenawee County Hiring Blitz "Whether you are looking for a new career, or looking for summer employment, join us for our Annual Hiring Blitz! During this event, job seekers will be able to connect with local businesses who are actively hiring. Employers will have the option to hold interviews on the spot, so dress for success and bring copies of your resume. We will have team members on hand, eager and ready to help you." **Veterans will receive Priority of Service**
The Power Pack is a FREE, 6 Week Parenting Workshop presented by Cary Zavala, it will focus on self regulation for emotional balance in children. To Register, call 517-266-4821, space is limited to One Adult and One Child per group. Max of 4 Adults and 4 Children for the 6 week workshop. Call today!
Join us during the month of May as we try to reach our goal of collecting 15,000 diapers for those in need in Lenawee County. Every year over 500 babies in Lenawee County are born into families living below the poverty level. These families struggle to provide their babies with a basic essential – diapers. There is very little help or public resources for this basic need. Programs such as W.I.C. and food stamps do not cover the cost of diapers.
April is Child Abuse Prevention Awareness Month, according to https://www.acf.hhs.gov/cb, "it's a time to recognize the role that we each play in preventing child abuse and neglect and promoting child and family well-being." Here are a few positive activities you can do at home with your children!
Struggling to keep a family budget, this free class if for you! Attending just one session of Community Action Agency's Budgeting Basic class will provide you with the tools you need to create and maintain a budget for your family. Call 517-263-7861 to register and for more information
Over fifty local organizations, agencies and businesses will be joining forces to offer a free, fun-filled event for young children and their families. The second annual Celebrating Lenawee’s Children, sponsored by Old National Bank, will be held at the Adrian Mall on Saturday, March 10th from 10 am to 1 pm. The theme for the event is “Lenawee Rocks” and highlights all of the things that make Lenawee County great.
PARENTS WITH CHILDREN AGES 5-12 DOES YOUR CHILD: -IGNORE YOUR DIRECTIONS -FIGHT WITH SIBLINGS -HAVE TEMPER TANTRUMS This class is for you! Learn how to cope with defiant behavior; control your emotions; Set firm limits. The 10-week parenting skill-building class will be presented by Cary Zavala and Amanda Davis Scott. Register Here! Or Call 517-266-4821
Here are all of the 2018 Lenawee County Kindergarten Round-up dates and times.
Our Parent Network Meetings gearing back up with Cary Zavala presenting some fantastic topics in February! For a complete list of topics and descriptions, be sure you take a look at the flyers below. Our Parent Network series is free, we also provide free dinner and child care. Space is limited, please register soon! You can register by filling out this registration form or call our office at 517-266-4821.
Thank you so much to Busch’s in Tecumseh for Donating 20 boxes of cake mix, 20 cans of frosting and 20 packages of candles for the birthday party bags our Mentor group is creating with the students at Lenawee Prep to donated to Associated Charities! Thank for helping us Grow Great Kids In Lenawee!