Family Resources

Wednesday, Oct 22

Every Child Ready to Read (Lee) Wednesday, October 22 | 10:30 am - 11:15 am
Lee Library
100 Main St., Lee
Free; pre-registration for all 5 sessions is required.

A five-week series for families with young children featuring a literacy workshop for parents, story time and a playgroup all in one to help children develop pre-reading skills in children ages 0 to 5 years old so they will be...
'Transition 14' Workshop (North Adams) Wednesday, October 22 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
UCP Berkshire County
535 Curran Highway, North Adams
Free

Every child with a disability who receives special education services must have an Individual Education Plan, or IEP. This workshop, which will be conducted by a presenter from the Federation for Massachusetts law requires that transition planning begin at age 14...

Wednesday, Oct 29

Every Child Ready to Read (Lee) Wednesday, October 29 | 10:30 am - 11:15 am
Lee Library
100 Main St., Lee
Free; pre-registration for all 5 sessions is required.

A five-week series for families with young children featuring a literacy workshop for parents, story time and a playgroup all in one to help children develop pre-reading skills in children ages 0 to 5 years old so they will be...

Friday, Oct 31

Dollar Cents: Learning to Stretch Your Dollar Series (North Adams) Friday, October 31 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Haskins Center
210 State Street, North Adams
Free; registration required for transportation and child care.

Join the Family Resource Center to learn ways to save money, swap coupons and  share your own budget tips. A four-part series of workshops — attend one or all of the sessions. Topics include: Oct. 31: Ways to make your budget go...

Tuesday, Nov 04

Mobile Food Bank for Families (Great Barrington) Tuesday, November 4 | 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
CHP
444 Stockbridge Road, Great Barrington
Free

The Mobile Food Bank provides fresh vegetables, fruit and other nutritious foods at NO COST to families in the community. It is offered the first Tuesday of each month. This is a wonderful program and every family is eligible, so...

Wednesday, Nov 12

504 Plans Workshop (North Adams) Wednesday, November 12 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
UCP Berkshire County
535 Curran Highway, North Adams
Free

This workshop will explain 504 Plan eligibility criteria under Federal Civil Rights law and explore the protections provided for students with disabilities. This workshop will be conducted by a presenter from the Federation of Children with Special Needs. Childcare and...

Friday, Nov 14

Dollar Cents: Learning to Stretch Your Dollar Series (North Adams) Friday, November 14 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Haskins Center
210 State Street, North Adams
Free; registration required for transportation and child care.

Join the Family Resource Center to learn ways to save money, swap coupons and  share your own budget tips. A four-part series of workshops — attend one or all of the sessions. Topics include: Oct. 31: Ways to make your budget go...

Tuesday, Nov 18

Tuesday, November 18 - Wednesday, November 19 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
CHP Family Services Building
442 Stockbridge Road, Great Barrington
Free

A playgroup for mothers with young babies where babies can play and the moms can talk about the challenges they are facing and the joys of motherhood. Led by an experienced mother and parent educator. The group will address parents' unique questions...

Tuesday, Nov 25

Tuesday, November 25 - Wednesday, November 26 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
CHP Family Services Building
442 Stockbridge Road, Great Barrington
Free

A playgroup for mothers with young babies where babies can play and the moms can talk about the challenges they are facing and the joys of motherhood. Led by an experienced mother and parent educator. The group will address parents' unique questions...

Tuesday, Dec 02

Tuesday, December 2 - Wednesday, December 3 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
CHP Family Services Building
442 Stockbridge Road, Great Barrington
Free

A playgroup for mothers with young babies where babies can play and the moms can talk about the challenges they are facing and the joys of motherhood. Led by an experienced mother and parent educator. The group will address parents' unique questions...
Mobile Food Bank for Families (Great Barrington) Tuesday, December 2 | 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
CHP
444 Stockbridge Road, Great Barrington
Free

The Mobile Food Bank provides fresh vegetables, fruit and other nutritious foods at NO COST to families in the community. It is offered the first Tuesday of each month. This is a wonderful program and every family is eligible, so...

Wednesday, Dec 03

Stress Management (North Adams) Wednesday, December 3 | 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
UCP Berkshire County
535 Curran Highway, North Adams
Free

UCP’s Executive Director, Christine Singer, M. Ed will lead a stress management workshop for parents and caregivers. Join parents in learning how and why to make time for yourselves, begin making a network of support and focus on how helping...