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Crossroads Family Resource Center

SUMMER RESOURCES

 

The Campbell Co. Family Resource Center will host TWO Produce Pop-ups this summer at Crossroads Elementary. But adding more fruits and veggies to meals is for EVERY FAMILY at Cline and Crossroads.

 

The Cincinnati Freestore Foodbank will bring a variety of fresh fruits and vegetables. The produce is FREE.

 

Friday, June 14 from 1:00-3:00 PM

Friday, July 19 from 1:00-3:00 PM

 

See you this summer!

 

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FREE LUNCH FOR KIDS THIS SUMMER

 

WHERE:  Asbury United Methodist Church

                2916 Alexandria Pike, Highland Heights

 

WHEN:  Monday, Wednesday, Friday  11:30 to 12:30

              May 29 through August 12

 

WHO:  Ages 18 and under

 

Questions?  Call 859-441-1466              ** NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED**

 

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Get a jump on next school year!

 

HOMEWORK HELP FOR PARENTS AND ELEMENTARY CHILDREN

 

4 weekly sessions for parents and children

 

June 5, 12th, 19th, and 26th from 10:00 am to 11:30 am

 

Family Nurturing Center, 5 Spiral Dr., Suite 100, Florence, KY 41042

 

Sessions provided at no cost.

 

Contact: sarah.johnson@familynurture.org

859-525-3200, ext. 216

 

 

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Relatives Raising Relatives Support Group 

Grandparents, Aunts, Uncles, Brothers, Sisters!

 

A Summer Network of Support!

 

Refreshments and children's activities provided. Feel free to attend one or both meeting times.

 

June 21 at Noon and 5:30

July 19 at Noon and 5:30

August 23 at Noon and 5:30

 

The group meets twice on the third Friday of the month at the Newport Branch, Campbell County Public Library,  901 East 6th St.

 

Contact Chantelle at 859-572-5035, ext. 9 or

cphillips@cc-pl.org

 

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Courageous Kids

grades 1-6 who are experiencing the stress of incarcerated parents/relatives

 

Group meets the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of each month from 5:30 PM-6:30 PM

Covington Branch Library

502 Scott Boulevard

Covington, KY  41011

 

For more information please contact:

Dave Capella - 859-581-8974 ext. 117

or

Becky Carroll - 859-962-4203

 

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The Safety Net Alliance of Northern Kentucky is hosting their 5th Build a Dream Project.

 

Build a Dream volunteers will build and transport beds for 100 school age children (ages 3-18) in Boone, Campbell and Kenton counties.

This project is for children who currently do not have a bed.)

If you would like to apply for a bed please contact me (Kriste Swanson 859-448-2130) and I will submit an application on your behalf.

Application is online at http://tinyurl.com88n9g and is due by March 29, 5:00 PM

There is not a paper application this round.

 

UPCOMING:

 

Community Baby Shower! New and Expectant Moms are invited. March 20 11:00 am-1:00 pm.

Life Learning Center, Covington.

Call for questions or RSVP 859-816-8085.

 

GAP (Grandparents as Parents) Conference March 21 Lexington, KY.  All grandparents, relatives, kinship caregivers are invited to attend. Visit www.gapofky.org

 

Campbell County Schools  "Spring Fling" April 20, 9:00 am-11:30 am at Crossroads. Hippity, Hoppity Kindergarten is on it's way!

 

Did you Know?  The Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden offers discounted general admission ticket prices and a reduced Family Standard Membership price?  Just show your valid SNAP card and photo ID.

 

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Campbell County School's Family Resource Centers and Families in Transition Center

is taking registrations for the ABC's of Parenting Program.

 

This program is for parents/caregivers and their children who are in grades K-3.  Children are in a separate froup from parents but learn in fun ways the same topics: appropriate expectations, self-worth, empathy, needs, self-esteem, positive and negative labels, family morals, values, rules and helping children with their behavior.

 

Wednesdays, Feb. 6, 13, 20, 27 and March 6 at the Alexandria Educational Center (next to the Board of Education building)

 

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm, snacks provided

 

To register look for the flyer to come home with your student or contact the FRC Coordinator at your school.

 

 

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Relatives Raising Relatives Luncheons

 

Jan. 18, Feb. 15, March 8, April 12, May 17, 2019

 

Kenton County Library Erlanger Branch

401 Kenton Lands Rd.

Erlanger, KY  41018

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

 

EVERY RELATIVES RAISING RELATIVES EVENT IS FREE!

 

Please pre-register for each even by calling 859-356-3155

 

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STARTING JANUARY 29      S.P.A.R.K     Sparking Power and Resiliency in Kids

 

S.P.A.R.K is a 12-week program serving children ages 4-18 who have experienced trauma.

For additional information please contact Kristie Kelly or Sarah Johnson at 859-525-3200.  www.familynurture.org

 

 

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Applications are being accepted for the Brighton Center "build a dream"  (bed) program. Visit https://tinyurl.com/y7ozqg4c or call Kriste at the Family Resource Center 859-448-2130 for a paper application.

(Applications accepted through October 24.

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The mission of the Family Resource and Youth Services Center of Kentucky is to enhance students' abilities to succeed in school by developing and sustaining partnerships that promote:

*Early learning and successful transition into school;

* Academic achievement and well-being; and

*Graduation and transition into adult life.

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Weekend Food Backpack Program

The Campbell County Family Resource Center (FRC) works with First Baptist Church, Cold Spring, to provide and distribute food for the weekend to students whose families are in need.  Every student will receive, in their enrollment paperwork, a half sheet describing the program and directing interested parents/guardians to call the FRC Coordinator, Kriste Swanson, 859.448. 2130.

 


 


 

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