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Save the date for the 2018 Women's Breakfast.
Join us for the JF&CS Women’s Breakfast, benefiting the Center for Early Relationship Support (CERS). CERS is a center of excellence for direct services, training, supervision, and consultation that focuses on the earliest infant-parent relationship.
Our services are designed to meet the many complex needs of families in the first three years of their child’s life. They are grounded in the knowledge that nurturing maternal strengths within a caring community promotes secure infant-parent attachments. We serve families of all cultures and religions throughout Eastern and Central Massachusetts.
When: Thursday, June 7, 2018
9:30 - 11:30 a.m.
Where: Westin Waltham Hotel
70 3rd Avenue, Waltham
Honoree: Kathleen VanDernoot
Co-Chairs: Betsy Cohen, Jessica Myers, and Lorri Owades
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This five-week support group is an opportunity for mothers of young children to explore how the loss and absence of a mother influences one’s own parenting experience as well as to receive and give support to others in the group.
The Center for Early Relationship Support® provides services designed to meet the many complex needs of families in the first three years of their child’s life. Our services are grounded in the knowledge that nurturing maternal strengths within a caring community promotes secure infant-parent attachments. Open to the entire community.
Where: JF&CS Headquarters
1430 Main Street, Waltham
Cost: $125 for the series of five sessions. Registration and payment via check or credit card are required before the first session. As with all CERS services, reduced fees are available based on need.
Please contact Diane Gardner at email@example.com to register or for more information.
Space is limited. For more information, please contact Debbie Whitehill at firstname.lastname@example.org or 781-693-5625.
MIRaCLE Moms (Moms in Recovery and Connecting, Learning and Engaging Moms) is FREE 10-week support group for mothers of young children, who are in recovery from substance use disorder, to meet other parents in recovery, learn about their child’s growth and development, and find a community of support. The group is co-led by staff from CERS’s Project NESST and Eliot Early Intervention Program in Malden.
Participants are invited to register for one 10-week session at a time so that parents have the opportunity to get to know one another. The group is offered at no charge to participants. Please contact Sophia Terry at email@example.com to register or for more information.
1430 Main Street
Waltham, MA 02451