This program is canceled at this time. Future programs will be offered. ARCC will be running a Strengthening Families Program 10-14 over the spring. The sessions will begin April 16th and will be held at the Towanda Presbyterian Church from 5:30 pm - 8 pm. In order to participate, a referral form is to be completed and returned to ARCC. Families may request referral forms directly. Please contact Cory at (570) 250-8143 for more information or for a referral form. The only requirement to participate is having one or more youth in your care that is between the ages of 10 - 14 years.
The Strengthening Families Program: For Parents and Youth 10-14 provides a free dinner, free child care, and a $10 dollar gas card for each session attended. SFP 10-14 is a free program being held at the Presbyterian Church in Towanda, PA. A referral form may be found at the button below.
The goal of SFP 10-14 is to prevent substance abuse and violent behaviors in youth by building their skills and giving parents more tools to help their children become responsible young adults. SFP 10-14 Consists of seven two-hour sessions with graduation and developed for parents and youth ages 10-14. SFP 10-14 is designed for a group of 7-10 families. SFP 10-14 builds communication and allows parents and youth to practice skills with learning games and family projects. An evidence-based parent, youth, and family skills-building curriculum that: prevents teen substance abuse and other behavior problems, strengthens parent/youth communication skills, increases academic success in youth, and prevents violence and aggressive behavior at home and at school.
If you have any questions or to make a referral, please feel free to contact Cory Hodgdon at (570) 250-8143.