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‘Strengthening Families’ Series Begins Feb. 4

LACASA’s Strengthening Families program, a 12-week course designed to help parents learn valuable parenting skills, is set to begin February 4, 2014.

This family skills course is designed for parents with children ages 3 to 11-years-old. Participants explore effective communication styles, family problem-solving techniques, and stress management skills.

Classes are held on Tuesdays from 5:15 to 8 p.m. in the LESA Building,1425 W. Grand River Ave., McGuffy Room B, Howell.

The series runs through April 29, 2014.

The cost of the series is $100 per family and includes class materials and a light family dinner each week. Limited scholarships are available.

Parents who want to learn how to set healthy limits, reward positive behavior, and strengthen their families may register by calling LACASA at (517) 548-1350 or emailing class instructor Jan Lobur at janl@lacasacenter.org.

This evidence-based family skills program is offered by LACASA and sponsored by the June and Edward Kellogg Family Dental Foundation and the Livingston County Family Treatment Court in cooperation with the Livingston Educational Service Agency.

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