Jan
8
Wed
Confronting Discrimination @ Boys and Girls Club of Fall River | Community Room
Jan 8 @ 3:30 pm

Meets the 2nd Wednesday of the Month from October – May

These meetings/trainings are discussions for adults and youth about discrimination and bias.

Jan
10
Fri
Greater Fall River Partners for a Healthier Community (CHNA) @ HealthFirst Family Care Center - Community Room
Jan 10 @ 8:30 am – 10:00 am

Meets second Friday of the Month

This is the collaborative coalition in town working on health, fitness, nutrition, well-being, mental health, etc.

Jan
13
Mon
Lunch and Learn: Confronting Cyber-Addiction @ Kuss Middle School
Jan 13 @ 12:00 pm – 2:30 pm

Unplugging Teens from their Screens

Jessica Fortunato, Psy. D will:

  1. Identify and define cyber-addiction, the risks associated with overuse of social media, and the impact on adolescent development.
  2. Recognize symptoms of cyber-addiction and problematic patterns of use.
  3. Implement effective strategies that help youth understand the risks, set healthier boundaries and maintain a balanced digital diet.

**FREE CATERED LUNCH**

REGISTER HERE

2 CEUs Awarded. The program has been approved for 2 Social Work Continuing Education hours for relicensure, in accordance with 258 CMR. Collaborative of NASW and the Boston College and Simmons of Social Work.

The Father and Family Network is a statewide networking and training group for professionals who work with fathers. The group helps professionals enhance skills, learn new strategies for engaging fathers, and coordinate services across the state.

Jan
15
Wed
GFR Health and Well Being @ HealthFirst Family Care Center - Community Room
Jan 15 @ 8:30 am

Meets the third Wednesday of the Month

This coalition works with homeless families, sheltered families, people on the cusp of poverty, people vulnerable for eviction and now with the recent arrivals from Puerto Rico.

Jan
22
Wed
A Discussion on Period Poverty @ United Neighbors of Fall River
Jan 22 @ 10:00 am

Please join United Neighbors in a discussion on period poverty, its impact on the girls and women in Fall River and how to ensure free menstrual products in schools, shelters and prisons.

All welcomed and needed!

RSVP to Wendy at 508-324-7900 ext. 103 or through email at wendy@unfr.org 

 

Jan
23
Thu
Mental Wellness Coalition Meeting @ United Neighbors of Fall River
Jan 23 @ 10:00 am

The Mental Wellness Committee is working on social-emotional learning activities and trainings for the youth of Fall River.

Jan
27
Mon
Suicide Prevention Coalition @ HealthFirst Family Care Center - Community Room
Jan 27 @ 10:30 am

Meets the fourth Monday of the month

The coalition works on suicide prevention, self-harm, stigma, etc.

Jan
28
Tue
School-Community Partnership Meeting @ Diman Regional High School: Room 251 Restaurant
Jan 28 @ 8:30 am – 10:00 am

For agency people, guidance counselors, SROs, and health and human service professionals. Each month we have a different training that is relevant to what is happening in the community.

Feb
12
Wed
Confronting Discrimination @ Boys and Girls Club of Fall River | Community Room
Feb 12 @ 3:30 pm

Meets the 2nd Wednesday of the Month from October – May

These meetings/trainings are discussions for adults and youth about discrimination and bias.

Feb
14
Fri
Greater Fall River Partners for a Healthier Community (CHNA) @ HealthFirst Family Care Center - Community Room
Feb 14 @ 8:30 am – 10:00 am

Meets second Friday of the Month

This is the collaborative coalition in town working on health, fitness, nutrition, well-being, mental health, etc.