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Family Plus

Successful families make a successful community.

The Boys & Girls Club of Truckee Meadows offers a unique program that’s all about strengthening families. The Strengthening Families Program is a 10-week, evidence-based program in which children, ages 6-17, and their parents attend classes focusing on topics that help create happier, more successful families.

Each two-hour class allows for parents and their children to eat a meal together, separate for class, and engage in a family activity and discussion around each week’s module. Weekly modules include topics such as: Communicating with Love and Understanding; Alcohol, Tobacco, Drug Use; Setting Consequences and Limits; and Choosing Good Friends and Monitoring Activities.

The Strengthening Families Program is completely free, including a meal and childcare for children under the age of six. Children whose families participate must become members of Boys & Girls Club and as always, scholarship opportunities are available.

If you would like more information about Family PLUS programs please contact Anne Studebaker at (775) 360-2401 or astudebaker@bgctm.org.

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