Family program strengthens bonds

| 15 Feb 2012 | 11:28

    The Strengthening Families Program Family Night Out is a 14-week program for the whole family that focuses on connecting family members through fun activities and games. The program provides support for parents and interactive groups for children ages 5-11 and for teens 12-17 years old. Dinner and drinks are provided. Additionally, free child-care is offered for children under 5 years old. Strengthening Families is curriculum and research based. The focus of the education is enhancing communication skills between family members and helping the family to increase their ability to express their feelings and concerns to one another. Every family struggles from time to time with these issues. This is why the program is so practical for any family. This program is open to any family in Sussex County. For more information or to register please contact us at The Center for Prevention and Counseling and ask for Natalie Yanoff-Smith. We are ready to register you now, spaces are filling up quickly! Natalie can be reached at 973-383-4787. To join What: Strengthening Families Program Family Night Out. When: Sessions begin Feb. 7 (location to be determined) and Feb. 1 (Byram) Who: Any family that would like an opportunity to get to know each other better and learn something new about their family. How to participate: Call 973-383-4787 and ask for Natalie Yanoff-Smith.