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Dates and times subject to change. Contact your local Council to confirm the event details.

Please contact the Prevention Council for more information on upcoming events:
Midcoast Maine Community Action Program (Sagadahoc)
34 Wing Farm Parkway
Bath, ME 04530
Contact: Dawn Flagg
dawn.flagg@mmcacorp.org
http://www.midcoastmainecommunityaction.org


Nurturing Parenting: Through Recovery

Council: Midcoast Maine Community Action Program (Sagadahoc)

Start Date: 1/18/2024    End Date: 4/25/2024

Day(s) of the Week: Thursdays

Time: 6-8PM

Audience: Parents or caregivers affected by substance use

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZIqd-utrD0iGdwJdr0AJWcag8kVJ0f2eVW_

Additional Information: This parenting enrichment program focuses on the effects of substance use has on the family, parenting style, and the caregiver/child relationship. This program is open to parents, guardians, partners, extended family members, and any other adult who cares for a child. Those adults in a parenting role who are working on recovery are especially encouraged to attend. All are welcome! You will: Explore, discover, and build on family member’s strengths Strengthen your connection with your child Learn new skills and parenting strategies to create a healthy, confident family

Contact: Dawn Flagg   Phone: 207-442-7963 x230

Website: http://www.midcoastmainecommunityaction.org


Nurturing Parenting: Fathers

Council: Midcoast Maine Community Action Program (Sagadahoc)

Start Date: 1/23/2024    End Date: 4/9/2024

Day(s) of the Week: Tuesdays

Time: 6-8PM

Audience: Male identifying parents & caregivers

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZIpf-uprjwjHdJgIhBO5BGuTfc0A-hG80Gs

Additional Information: This program is for any male identifying parent of a child. The series focuses on the value of male role models in a child’s life. We explore topics including the roots of fathering, nurturing children and self, positive discipline methods, managing emotions, resolving conflict, teamwork with a partner, balancing work and fathering, and more.

Contact: Dawn Flagg   Phone: 207-442-7963 x230

Website: http://www.midcoastmainecommunityaction.org


Circle of Security

Council: Midcoast Maine Community Action Program (Sagadahoc)

Start Date: 2/26/2024    End Date: 4/22/2024

Day(s) of the Week: Mondays

Time: 6-8 p.m.

Town: varied

Audience: Sagadahoc County parents and caregivers

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZctf-qoqj0vHtcCkZ1sSE9_M6759FR4cTCH

Additional Information: At times all parents feel lost or without a clue about what our child might need from us. Imagine what it might feel like if you were able to make sense of what your child was really asking from you. Circle of Security will help you: Understand your child’s emotional world by learning to read emotional needs Support your child’s ability to successfully manage emotions Enhance the development of your child's self esteem Honor the innate wisdom and desire for your child to be secure

Contact: Dawn Flagg   Phone: 207-442-7963 x230

Website: http://www.midcoastmainecommunityaction.org


Active Parenting- Crossroads (Co-Parenting)

Council: Midcoast Maine Community Action Program (Sagadahoc)

Start Date: 3/21/2024    End Date: 4/4/2024

Day(s) of the Week: Thursdays

Time: 10 am-Noon

Town: varied

Audience: Sagadahoc county parents and caregivers

In Person or Virtual: Zoom

Registration Required: Yes

Link to Register: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZYuc-6tqTgrGtLG4uqxCjSRk9hDwzoNC6J9

Additional Information: Parenting Apart: Effective Co-Parenting is for parents and caregivers who are divorced or separated. It will help you become aware of how your actions affect your child while providing you with the skills to maintain a child-focused relationship with your co-parent. YOU WILL LEARN HOW TO: Keep your child out of the middle Allow your child to love both parents Work on your own recovery Develop new communication skills Create a positive new relationship as co-parents To register, call Dawn at 442-7963 ext. 230 or email: dawn.flagg@mmcacorp.org You can also register online at: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZYuc-6tqTgrGtLG4uqxCjSRk9hDwzoNC6J9

Contact: Dawn Flagg   Phone: 207-442-7963 x230

Website: http://www.midcoastmainecommunityaction.org