I'm hoping to let any moms within the Toms River area know about family-friendly programs that are occuring.
Ocean County Family Success Center's FREE January events:
**JUST CALL 732-557-5037 to register for a headcount for refreshments and materials. Groups can call in as well**
ALL EVENTS INCLUDE FREE CHILDCARE IF YOU SO DESIRE
How to Develop an Emergency Plan - (Tuesday, January 29 from 5:30-6:30pm)This workshop is for anyone interested in preparing an emergency plan for themselves and their families in case of a severe storm or natural disaster. This workshop is presented by a representative from the Ocean County Health Department.
Grandparent Support Group - (Tuesday, January 15 from 10:30am-12:30pm)This is a support group for grandparents who have custodial care of their grandchildren. Resources and advocacy are promoted as well as providing an opportunity to develop social connections with others experiencing similar circumstances.
M.E.N's Parent and Child Activity - (Saturday, January 19 from 9:30 - 11:00am)This is a men's parent and child activity for children ages 6-11 to help pack a care package for our service men and women. This is a service project in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King's Day of Service.
Nurturing Parent Support Group - (Thursday, January 10 from 10:00am-11:00am)This group provides parents an opportunity to learn about the developmental stages of children and how best to support and develop the parent-child relationship.
Parent and Me Activity - (Tuesday, January 8 from 5:30-7:30pm & Thursday, January 17 from 10:00-11am)This is a workshop for parent and child to have fun together and meet other families while learning about the importance of creativity.
Parent Advisory Committee- (Tuesday, January 29 from 5:30-7:30pm)If you are interested in providing support and ideas to your Family Success Center join us for our monthly meeting.
New Moms, New Emotions - (Friday, January 18 from 11:00am-12:00pm)This is a group for new moms to meet and socialize with other new moms and share emotions they may be feeling after the birth of a baby.
Smoking Cessation Class - (Thursday, January 24 & 31 from 1:30-3:00pm)This is a once a week, six week session, for women - especially for those who are pregnant or who have recently given birth.
Teen to Teen- (Tuesday, January 8, 15, 22) This is a teen program to support healthy life styles.
Violence Against Women - (Tuesday, January 22 from 5:30-7:00pm)This workshop is designed to inform women of the violence that happens to women and the responses that are important to know.
Ocean County Family Success Center
Suite 121, 1433 Hooper Avenue, Toms River, NJ 08753