Teen parent workshops scheduled
EAGLE COUNTY Eagle County Early Head Start will host the first of a three part series on working with teen parents. The series begins on Monday, Feb. 5 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Eagle County Edwards Annex Building located at 0201 Lake Creek Village Road. Community human service organizations who work with parents and interested citizens are invited to participate in one or all parts of this series. Janet Humphreys, Child Development Specialist, and Craig Hart, Family & Community Partnership Specialist, both with Booz Allen Hamilton will conduct the series.The first session will focus on Exploring Challenges of Being a Young Parent and Strategies for Supporting a Young Parent. In the second session, Discussing the Issues; Driving for Clarity will be held Monday, March 12. During this session, teenage parents will share their experiences. The third session, Building Skill Levels: Best Practices & Resources-Building a Plan will be held on Monday, April 2. There is no charge to attend, but space is limited. For more information or to RSVP contact Jennie Wahrer, Eagle County Health & Human Services Early Childhood Manager, at (970) 569-3184.