HIGHLIGHTS

2018 ACTION TEAMS
Great Start Action Teams will begin meeting in January, 2018.  Action plans have been written and approved.  Some new and exciting goals include:

FAMILY RESOURCE CENTERS OPENINGS
PLAY AND LEARN GROUPS 
MENTOR TRAINING 
TRUSTED ADVISOR TRAINING
MONTHLY PARENT STRONG MEETINGS

DRUG TASK FORCE ACTION
The Dickinson County Drug Task Force is all about focusing on solutions to substance abuse in our community.  When surveys are distributed throughout the area, substance abuse consistently been ranked as the # 1 problem facing our community today!

Drug Task Force Committees are now meeting to take a look at the following prevention activities:

Grant Writing
School Drug Prevention Programs
Taking A Stand Against Drugs Media Campaign
Community Forums

COMMUNITY CONNECT
Over 220 family members attended the two Community Connect Events held in November!

HELP A FRIEND!  HELP A NEIGHBOR!

TRAINING PROPOSALS
Participating in a training is a great way to learn new skills, information to enhance both personal and professional development.  The Great Start Family Resource Centers are great places for training events to happen!  Keep connected to this website and more information will be posted about upcoming training events.  The following trainings are now being organized and will be offered in 2017:

TRUSTED ADVISOR MENTOR TRAINING

SUPPORT GROUP FACILITATION TRAINING

SCHOOL DRUG PREVENTION PROGRAM TRAINING

STRENGTHENING FAMILIES TRAINING

 

 

 

 

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