PROGRAMS & TRAININGS

*Program availability limited at this time due to COVID-19 restrictions

DEVELOPMENTAL ASSET TRAINING

Not available at this time

Developmental Asset Training is available through the Family & Children First Council of Huron County for all agencies that work with youth. 

This evidence-based 4-hour training focuses on incorporating the 40 Developmental Asset information into your current curriculum and programming, with an emphasis on empowering youth. 

The training is offered for FREE. For more information or to book a training, contact Niki Cross at (419) 668-8126 ext. 3336 or Nicole.Cross@jfs.ohio.gov

TRANSFORM BACKPACKING TRIP

Not available at this time

TRANSFORM is an annual backpacking trip that incorporates Life Skill development through trip preparation and implementation. Skills included focus on team building, communication, planning, decision making, self awareness, coping skills, and physical fitness. We utilize the evidence-based Overcoming Obstacles curriculum.

TRANSFORM was created for teens 13-17 years of age that are involved with two or more of our partnering agencies. Teens are referred by those agencies. 

Clinics for the trip are scheduled to begin in June 2021. The trip will be held over Labor Day Weekend. 

Applications are available to referring agencies by contacting Niki Cross at Nicole.Cross@jfs.ohio.gov or (419)668-8126 ext. 3336.  The deadline to apply for the 2021 trip is May 31st, 2021.

*Listed dates subject to change based on COVID restrictions.

Not available at this time

SAFE SITTER

CLASSES

Course content includes:

  • Safety Skills: Indoor safety, outdoor safety, online safety, and personal safety.

  • Child Care Skills: Child development, child care routines (including diapering practice), and behavior management.

  • First Aid & Rescue Skills: Injury prevention, injury management, and choking rescue. CPR is an optional component.

  • Life & Business Skills: Screening jobs, setting fees, and greeting employers.

*The class is designed for youth that have completed 5th grade through age 14 years.

Check out the Safe Sitter website for available training sites. 

www.safesitter.org

CALL US:

(419) 668-8126

FIND US:

Huron County Family & Children First Council

185 Shady Lane Drive

Norwalk, OH 44857

(419) 668-8126

Fax: (419) 668-4738