LRCS Active Parenting Teens program begins April 1st

LACONIA — The Family Resource Center of Central New Hampshire is again offering a free, "Active Parenting of Teens" program for families in the Lakes Region. "Active Parenting of Teens" will meet on Tuesdays, April 1, 8, 15, 29, & May 6, 13 from 6-8 p.m. and includes an optional dinner from 5:30-6 p.m.

This 6-week series is for parents of teens and pre-teens. The series provides parents with the guidance and support the need to turn the challenges of raising a teenager into opportunities. Topics include: methods of respectful discipline; skills for clear, honest communication, strategies to prevent risky behavior, how to be an encouraging parent, and insight on issues such as teens online, bullying and depression.

Advance registration is requested for this program. Limited on-site childcare and assistance with transportation is available with advance notice and approval. Space is limited, to RSVP or for more information call Erika Lea, Lakes Region Community Services, at 528-0391, or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information or to register.