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This grant's mission is to educate parents on parenting children in a nurturing and positive way using Nurturing Parenting ® program and Triple P ® (Positive Parenting Program). These parenting education opportunities are available FREE to parents with children ages 0-5 in Burnett, Washburn, Sawyer, Rusk, Taylor, and Clark counties. The grant also offers "Bringing the Protective Factors Framework to Life in your Work" training for professionals who work with children and families.
|Nurturing Parenting ®||Yes
More than 30 years of research
|Stephen J. Bavolek, Ph.D.||All families with children ages birth to 5, in Burnett, Sawyer, Washburn, Rusk, Taylor, or Clark counties.||16 session group based program for both parents and children. Facilitated by Family Resource Providers.|
|Bringing the Protective Factors to Life in Your Work||No
The curriculum promotes strength-based approach to partnering with families and helping children thrive.
The National Alliance of Children's Trust and Prevention Funds
|Professionals who work with children and families in Burnett, Sawyer, Washburn, Rusk, Taylor, and Clark counties.||1 to 6 session program for professionals working with children and/or families. Facilitated by ICAA Prevention Coordinator and parents.|
|Triple P ® (Positive Parenting Program)||Yes
20 years of research
|Karen M.T. Turner, Ph.D., Matthew R. Sanders, Ph.D., Carol Markie-Dadds, MPsych-Clin||Families with children ages birth to 5 receiving home visits from ICAA Head Start/ Home Visiting Programs.||4 session individual family based program for parents. Facilitated by Family Resource Providers.|
We are looking for volunteers to spend time with the children while their parents are attending Nurturing Parenting classes. We will need volunteers in the following counties: Burnett, Sawyer, Washburn, Rusk, Taylor, and Clark
|Contact us for more information:|
|(715) 532-4222 ext. 1520|
|(715) 532-4222 ext.1540|
Indianhead Community Action Agency
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