Presented by Baltimore County Family Navigator and Catholic Charities Child and Family Services
In partnership with professional child development specialists and veteran family members, the Family Resource Academy has designed a series of FREE interactive workshops just for you. The Family Resource Academy may be just what you need for support, strength, and understanding that can enhance your ability to parent a child with intensive behavioral health needs.
Caring for Yourself as Caregiver
Sat. April 20 from 9am-12:30pm
St. Vincent’s Villa; 2300 Dulaney Valley Road; Timonium 20193
REGISTER NOW! SPACE IS LIMITED! Call 410-252-4700 x265 or email FamilyNavigator@cc-md.org to register. Childcare will be provided on-site, with pre-registration, for children ages 3 - 14.
Each workshop will be held from 6-9 PM at
The Arc Baltimore Employment Center
6151 Metro Drive
Baltimore, MD 21215
A light dinner will be provided as well as child care, with pre-registration.
RSVP to: Becky Hartnett; 7215 York Road; Baltimore, MD 21212; 410-296-2272 ext. 5309 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Family to Family is a free 12-week course sponsored by NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) for close relatives of individuals with mental illness. The course teaches about the clinical treatment of major mental illnesses and the knowledge and skills that family members need to cope more effectively. Topics include communication skills, coping techniques, brain biology, medications, advocacy and more and are taught by other family members. NAMI - Metropolitan Baltimore is sponsoring three classes this fall session.
Did you know that 1 in 5 families are affected by mental illness? Spaces for this free class are filling up fast! Call 410-435-2600 to register.