Community, The Braxton Democrat

Healthy Grandfamilies Program to Begin this Month

The public is invited to join the Healthy Grandfamilies weekly program in partnership with Braxton County Schools, WVU Extension Services, and Braxton Healthy Families Healthy Children Coalition.
This free community program will be held on Thursday, February 22nd, 29th, Thursday, March 7th, 21st, and 28th, Thursday, April 11th, 18th and 25th, and on Thursday, May 2nd from 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Braxton County Board Office, 98 Carter Braxton Drive Sutton, WV 26601.
What can this program do for you? Gain knowledge from experts, through six group discussion sessions, on such topics as legal and school issues, stress management, family relationships, grandparent self-care, preparing healthy meals, parenting, social media, communicating with health care providers, and much more. You can also receive individual follow-up services linking you with supportive program benefits to help you deal with specific challenges you might be facing as a grandparent raising a grandchild.
“Loved getting to know you with all your personal touches, not to mention all the practical information and resources. Learned a lot, and you made it fun!” quote from a previous program participant.
Please call to reserve your place for this program by contacting Christina Bailey by phone at (304)765-7101 ext 622 or by email at [email protected].