(Miami, FL October 23, 2015) – The City of Miami Office of Grants Administration Education Initiatives will distribute backpacks to the City’s Families First Parenting Program participants. The event will take place Friday, October 23rd, 2015 at 4:30 pm at Our Little Ones Learning Center, 8037 NE 2nd Ave. Miami, FL 33138 .
The City of Miami Families First Parenting Program is a year round program comprised of a 16 session, 2 cycle series workshop for parents/caregivers of children ages 3-6 years old using the Incredible Year Evidenced Based Curriculum. The program will serve 200 parents/caregivers, and supportive family members of children these ages who reside in the City. The City partners with established childcare centers to create convenient accessible sites to promote social, emotional, and academic competence in children and their caregivers. The program provides materials in child development awareness and developing positive interactions between parents and children. The Families First program is tailored to ensure cultural sensitivity and fits the City’s multi-cultural backgrounds. The program builds up parenting competencies and encourages involvement in children’s school experiences to strengthen parenting skills and foster more tolerant communities.
WHO: Office of Grants Administration Education Initiatives, and
participants of the Families First Program
WHAT: City of Miami Families First Parenting Program Backpack Distribution
WHEN: Friday, October 23rd, 2015 at 4:30 pm
WHERE: Out Little Ones Learning Center
8037 NE 2nd Ave.
Miami, FL 33138