Dare to be You Parenting Program

Date: Jan 10, 2017
Time: 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Location: Viers Mill Elementary School
11711 Joseph Mill Road
Silver Spring, MD 20906
(10 week program)

Dare to be You (DTBY) is a FREE 10-week program (English and Spanish) covering 12 sessions from DTBY curriculum for parents with preschool children ages 3 to 5 years.  DTBY helps families bounce back from the stresses of life by focusing on parenting strengths and family relationships. The 2017 Winter program schedule begins January 10, 2017 through March 14, 2017. The programs includes:

  • Activities and discussions for parents, preschool children and their brothers and/or sisters
  • Meets one evening a week for 10 weeks
  • Parent-child activities
  • Family meals provided
  • Incentives for every family completing the program
Who can attend? Anyone living in Montgomery County. Families must have a child between the ages of 3-5 years to be eligible. We serve the whole family, so child care and a sibling group are available. Older siblings can volunteer and earn SSL hours.

What does DTBY do? This is a great FREE program that promotes parenting and family well being. We provide 10 weeks of classes to support the parent/child relationship.

What about incentives? We provide dinner before each session for the whole family. Small incentives are also given throughout the 10 weeks. Families that graduate walk away with a $50 gift card. Children also receive a graduation gift.

For program details and enrollment, please contact Myrta Molina, Recruitment Specialist at 301-300-9278.

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