Strengthening Families program

Northwestern Community Services Board is hosting a seven-week Strengthening Families course from 5 to 8 p.m. each Monday through Dec. 13 for parents and youth ages 10 to 14 at Lord Fairfax Community College in Middletown.

The program helps families learn to manage emotions, set goals, avoid peer pressure, make better decisions, create better relationships, show love while setting limits, how to listen to your child and how to help family members show appreciation to each other.

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