Successful Co-Parenting Class-February 15, 2018

Successful Co-Parenting teaches skills divorced or separated parents can use to: Help their children build resilience during difficult situations, Communicate effectively with the other parent, Keep kids out of the middle of parent conflicts. Registration is required. This Session is free for participants. It is being sponsored by Zaagichigaazowin Home Visiting, a grant under ACF.

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Resilience Jan 25, 2018

Resilience: The Biology of Stress & The Science of Hope

You are invited to a showing of RESILIENCE, a one-hour documentary that delves into the science of Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) and the birth of a new movement to treat and prevent Toxic Stress.
Now understood to be one of the leading causes of everything from heart disease and cancer to substance abuse and depression, extremely stressful experiences in childhood can alter brain development and have lifelong effects on health and behavior. Two showings-1/25 in Iron River; 2/21 in Washburn.

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Parent Cafes

Explore ways to reduce household stress and build resilience. Register online for Parent Cafes;~ Brewing Strong Families and Communities! Connect with other families who understand the unique challenges and joys of raising children. Free childcare available upon request at some locations.

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Successful Co-Parenting

Co-parenting families have a unique set of challenges. They also have opportunities to build strengths. For children it may mean adapting to a new family arrangement, moving between households, or living with a single parent or another caregiver.

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Fall Vista

Living Well in Our Best Years – Newsletter for Caregivers and Families

This newsletter is a collaborative effort between the Bayfield County offices of the Aging and Disability Resource Center (ADRC) of the North and the UW-Extension. Both departments are committed to providing a broad array of information and resources to older adults, caregivers and family members to assist them in growing and aging with grace, dignity and respect.

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Relationships Matter Class Starts Sept 15

When we’re managing a busy schedule, it’s easy to take our relationships for granted. But research shows that our health, happiness and even our financial wellbeing are all impacted by our interpersonal relationships. Strong relationships help us thrive!

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