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Upcoming Guidance Programs...

Strengthening Families - Click HERE for informational flyer
 
Strengthening Families is a FREE seven week family workshop series filled with fun and learning for ALL families who have children aged 10-14. Single or married parents, blended families, grandparents, foster parents, and other caregivers are encouraged to attend!  
 
WE MAKE LIFE EASY! Each week we provide a family-style meal, award prizes for participation, and offer FREE childcare during the classroom sessions for families who have children who are too young yet to attend.  
 
Parents Learn New Ways To:  
  • Setting appropriate limits
  • Encouraging good behavior
  • Using effective consequences
  • Help your child do better in school
  • Sharing expectations 
Kids Have Fun While Learning New Ways To:  
  • Setting & reaching goals
  • Appreciating parents
  • Managing stress
  • Following rules
  • Resisting peer pressure
 
 
 
Girl Talk: Building Healthy Self-Esteem, Body Image & Relationships
Wednesday, April 19th from 6-7:30pm
Dallastown Area Intermediate School Auditorium
Presented by Jessica Castle and Vanessa Maldonado
YWCA York
ACCESS-York/Victim Assistance Center
So many young girls have anxiety over their appearance that it often times prevents them from being their best and believing in their potential.  Poor self-esteem and body image can affect their health, relationships, and self-worth.
This interactive discussion will explore the dynamics of body image and self-esteem in adolescent girls and the connections between positive self-image, and establishing healthy boundaries within her relationships.  It’s so important that adults validate feelings about these issues and provide our young girls with positive messages and strategies to cope with the stresses of this stage in her life.
We invite girls age 10-14 to attend with a parent/guardian.
 
 



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