Parent Education

 

2013 Community and District Education Programs


 

April 8, 2013

7-8:30pm

 

Parenting Series: Risky Buisness: Teens and alcohol and drug use; experimentation or more?

 

 

Response Center

9304 Skokie Bld, Skokie, IL 60077

$15 per family

 

April 24, 2013 7pm

Film: BULLY

Bully follows five kids and families over the course of a school year. With an intimate glimpse into homes, classrooms, cafeterias and principals' offices, the film offers insight into the often-cruel world of the lives of bullied children. Post Film Discussion.

Morton Grove Library

6140 Lincoln Avenue,

Morton Grove, IL

 

May 1, 2013 7pm

Author Talk Carrie Goldman

Author Carrie Goldman brings together the expertise of leading authorities who deal firsthand with peer victimization to present proven strategies and concrete tools for teaching children how to speak up and carry themselves with confidence; call each other out on cruelty; resolve conflict, cope with teasing, taunting, physical abuse, and cyberbullying; and be smart consumers of technology and media.

Morton Grove Library

6140 Lincoln Avenue,

Morton Grove, IL

 

Starting
May 1, 2013
NAMI Basics for Parents - Education and Support for You, Your Family, and Your Child with Mental Health Issues. FREE six week course offered for parents/caregivers or school-age children and adolescents with mental health issues.  May 1st - June 12th Call 847-716-2252 for information and to register. Visti namiccns.orgTurning Point 8324 Skokie Blvd, Skokie, IL 
May 5, 2013 7-8:30pmTeens and Mental Illness: What to look for and how to support your Teen.

Response Center

9304 Skokie Bld, Skokie, IL 60077

$15 per family

 

May 20, 2013

7pm

Stop Cyberbullying

Have you received mean or threatening e-mails or texts? Has someone posted mean things about you online? Sarah Migas, MSW, from the Illinois Attorney General's Office is an Internet Safety Specialist who will discuss cyberbullying and specific steps to make it stop.

Morton Grove Library

6140 Lincoln Avenue,

Morton Grove, IL

 

May 23, 2013

6:30pm

Internet Safety Night for Parents

Expert Sarah Migas from the State Attorney General's office will present a FREE Internet Safety Night for District 219 Parents.

Niles North High School 

Auditorium 

9800 N. Lawler Ave,

Skokie, IL

June 3, 2013 7-8:30pmCyberInfo: What twitter, tumbler and texting are and why you should know.

Response Center

9304 Skokie Bld, Skokie, IL 60077

$15 per family

 

July 1, 2013YOU are the Parent: Covering rules, limits and consequences.

Response Center

9304 Skokie Bld, Skokie, IL 60077

$15 per family

 

Ongoing Support

Military Families "Let's Talk" Line


If you are a Veteran or have a Veteran in your family, you know how tough the return to civilian life can be on the entire family.

 

If you are the spouse, parent, brother, sister, son, daughter, grandparent, other close relative or friend of an active duty member of our Armed Forces, we know the special pressures and worries you may often endure.

 

Get the support you deserve. This public service is professional and cofindential.

Blue Star Platoon

 

Skokie

Lincolnwood

Morton Grove

Niles

 

847-971-1551