News and Announcements

Virtual Positive Parenting Group Program

Families with children 2-12 years old, please come join a free, successful 6-week program that tackles strategies to improve child behavior and strengthen (grand)parent-child relationships. This program is offered virtually in English and Spanish on Thursdays starting Thursday, May 6th at 6:00 PM. 

Help for Young Parents: Mission North Star

Mission North Star is a community whose mission is to close equity gaps for young parents in Miami-Dade County. We work to create opportunities that provide economic stability and deliver a wide range of free services to guarantee success for you, your children, and generations beyond.

Mission North Star

Young Parent Program

Mission North Star is a community whose mission is to close equity gaps for young parents in Miami-Dade County. They work to create opportunities that provide economic stability and deliver a wide range of free services to guarantee success for you, your children, and generations beyond.

 

Benefits:

• Assistance with College Tuition, Fees, and books

• Child Care Options

• Study Skills Training

• Professional Development and Job Placement Assistance

• Financial Coaching and Assistance

• Parent Support Groups

• Mental Health Counseling

• Food Assistance

• And More…

How do I qualify?

If you are a young parent between the ages of 18 and 29 and:

• Want to earn a College Certificate, Associates, Bachelor’s or GED

• Want to get a better job

• Need assistance with basic needs/ or improving English skills

Summer Term Starts May 10th!

Choose from these:

• College Programs

• GED/ ESOL Programs

 

You don’t have to do it alone.

Join other young parents in the Mission North Star Community!

 

To apply, contact Leandra Vega at

lvega5@mdc.edu or click here to schedule a call.

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Free Parent Webinars

The FDLRS Administration Project and Associate Centers Network are offering a series of free, virtual parent webinars over the 2020-2021 school year. 

The 90-minute webinars are conducted from 11:30AM – 1:00PM EST on a select Friday for parents/family/professionals assisting children with disabilities or those with unique needs.

The FDLRS Administration Project and Associate Centers Network are proud to offer a series of parent webinars called "Fridays with FDLRS" to take place virtually over the 2020-2021 school year.

The topics have been selected in response to requests for information, needs assessment results and priority areas identified from the ESE Parent Survey conducted by the Bureau of Exceptional Student Education (BESE).


The 90-minute webinars are conducted during lunch hours, from 11:30AM – 1:00PM EST on a designated Friday for parents/family/professionals. All sessions will be recorded and posted on the www.fdlrs.org website for access at your convenience at a later date. 

These webinars are free of charge and open to all parents/families/professionals of working with children with disabilities or those with unique needs. We ask that you register at least 2 weeks prior to the event. The meeting URL will be sent to you in an email the day prior to the webinar.

We look forward to "seeing" you soon! If you have any questions, please email ahearnm@nefec.org or call 386-312-2665.