Free “Help Your Child Navigate Through Their World” Workshops Scheduled Dec 1st & 15th

(Torrington, CT) School age children and their parents/caregivers are invited to participate in 2 FREE workshops entitled “Help Your Child Navigate Through Their World” on Tuesdays, December 1st and 15th from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the Vogel-Wetmore School Cafeteria, 68 Church Street, Torrington.

Each workshop will have a different theme. Attendees to the December 1st workshop will learn skills that can help you develop strategies to avoid stress in your child’s everyday routine. The second workshop December 15th will focus on building a mindset for making healthy choices, and neat snack ideas. Adults will learn about the above topics from medical professionals of Charlotte Hungerford Hospital. Children will play fun games that help to release unhealthy stress, communicate better, and team-up with others to solve game challenges and make healthy creative snacks together.

Childcare will be available for younger siblings. A light healthy dinner will be served at 6 p.m.

Sponsored by Charlotte Hungerford Hospital, Education Connection, and the Connecticut Girl Scouts.

For more information or to register by November 27th contact Regina Benson at Benson@educationconnection.org or 860-489-8552.

EDUCATION CONNECTION strives to meet the educational needs of our community members as they become adults. To that end they offer a variety of free GED and mandated classes and fee-for-service enrichment classes to 30 towns in western Connecticut. They also offer housing, transportation and employment services to adults with disabilities, and employment services to qualified seniors.

Charlotte Hungerford Hospital is a 109-bed, general acute care hospital located in Torrington, Connecticut, that serves as a regional health care resource for 100,000 residents of Litchfield County and Northwest Connecticut. One-Thousand Employees, One Job, Your Health. Visit www.charlottehungertford.org for information.

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