Tuesday, March 13, 2018, 7:00 to 9:00pm Tips for the Toddler Years Becky O’Connell, one of ACI’s temporary care providers and a former preschool teacher, believes that “The Terrible Twos” is a myth. She’ll tell you why and share methods for dealing with your child’s emerging independence. In this practical class, you’ll revisit “The Big
Saturday, March 10, 2018, 2:00 to 4:00pm African-American Hair Care Workshop #1 Do you have questions about how to care for your child’s hair? Join Tamekia Swint, Executive Director of Styles 4 Kidz for a discussion about the different hair types/textures of African-American hair. Knowing your child’s hair texture will allow you to choose products
Sunday, March 4, 2018, 1:30pm to 3:30pm Race and Adoption: A Panel Discussion Many Caucasian families either have adopted a child or are considering adopting a child who is some part African-American. When taking into account the role of race in our society this invariably raises questions and concerns. Many adoptive families begin this journey
Fee: FREE The class will meet on Thursday, March 1, 2018 from 7:00pm to 9:00pm.
Thursday, February 22, 2018, 6:30pm to 8:30pm Recent research in neuroscience has confirmed what many clinicians have long known: Early relationships between caregivers and infants/young children matter and have lifelong implications for children. In order to help each child reach their potential, supportive and caring relationships are essential. This lecture will address the process of