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Guiding Good Choices-Dickinson Co.

March 27 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 5:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 27, 2024

Guiding Good Choices (GGC) is a free family class for anyone who interacts with middle schoolers. It provides the skills to reduce youth's risk for using alcohol/other drugs.

The class is six sessions of two hours each week. Children are required to attend one session that teaches peer resistance skills. The other sessions are solely for parents and include instruction on:

 

  • Identification of risk factors for adolescent substance abuse and a strategy to enhance protective family processes
  • Development of effective parenting practices
  • Family conflict management
  • Use of family meetings as a way for improving family management

Register for this free educational program for adults who live or work with youth age 9 - 14.

Held Wednesdays from February 28 - March 27, 5pm - 7pm at Dickinson County Library, Main Branch.

Details

Date:
March 27
Time:
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Events Category:
Website:
https://upctc.com/classes

Location

Dickinson County Library
401 Iron Mountain Street
Iron Mountain, MI 49801
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Phone:
906-774-1218
Website:
https://www.dcl-lib.org/

Organizer

Upper Peninsula Communities That Care
Email:
https://upctc.com/contact
Website:
https://upctc.com/

Other

Email Address
bboivin@greatlakesrecovery.org