Resources for Families, Individuals and Professionals


Family Center events, Family Center Fundraisers, even Community Events are listed in our comprehensive calendar of events.

October 15, 2018, 6:30 pm Until November 19, 2018

Active Parenting Teens

A 6-week series includes communication and discipline skills as well as new emphasis on the hot topics of School Success, teen bullying, and Alcohol, Tobacco and other drugs. Class closed after 2nd night. Book provided Active Parenting Teens. Those parents who receive a Certificate of Completion at the last session will also receive a $10 Target gift card.

Register online:  or call 586-541-2273
Registration deadline: 10/22/18

$5 per family **scholarships available if needed


November 14, 2018, 7:00 pm

Socially Challenged: Acquiring Skills Necessary for Everyday Interactions

Social skill deficits accompany many diagnoses, including: anxiety, ADHD, ASD, and speech-language impairments. The understanding and use of pragmatic language skills are essential for success across all contexts. We will explore ways to provide support and learning opportunities for children, tweens, teens and young adults who find social interaction challenging. FREE

Featuring Amy McIntyre and Michelle Harr with SPARC Speech & Language Therapy Services, and Kristy Schena, Founder of Kids On The Go. Presented in partnership with SPARC Speech & Language Therapy Services and Kids On The Go


November 15, 2018, 7:00 pm

Security Awareness for the Savvy International Traveler 

Geared for tourists who’d like to be more aware of international security issues. This program will highlight safest places in airports, hotels, etc., whom to contact if you’re in trouble, keeping your mind alert and aware of which sites you should approach with caution, country-specific issues, and resources travelers can use to educate themselves prior to travel.  FREE

Featuring Aimee Fluitt, former FBI employee and counterintelligence contractor/trainer for NASA. 


January 15, 2019, 5:30 pm

Aging YOUR Way

A panel discussion of some of the various methods and strategies that we can all use to make sure that as we get older, we get to do it OUR way. Topics will include such ideas as reverse mortgages, final expense planning, aging in place and home modifications, powers of attorney and insurance strategies. Presented by Association of Professionals Dan Tripp, Kevin Brennan, and Pointe Professionals.