Parenting workshops rescheduled at Project Self-Sufficiency

| 13 Feb 2014 | 01:38

    NEWTON — The free parenting courses offered at Project Self-Sufficiency during February have been rescheduled.

    Courses will be offered for families of all shapes and sizes; parents are invited to learn about the different stages of physical and emotional development during childhood, as well as techniques for positive discipline and improved communication. The sessions are free and open to the public; childcare will be provided.

    With the exception of the Mothers in Recovery course, all classes will be held at Project Self-Sufficiency from 6-8 p.m.

    The agency is located at 127 Mill Street in Newton. Advance registration is required.

    Classes for Mothers in Recovery will be offered at Sunrise House on Thursdays until May 1. Sunrise House is located at 37 Sunset Inn Road in Lafayette.

    Parents of infants, toddlers and preschool-aged children and parents of school-aged children are invited to attend separate classes on Tuesdays, Feb. 25 – May 13.

    Classes for expectant parents will be offered on Wednesdays, Feb. 26– April 30.

    To register for the free parenting workshops, to discuss your parenting needs, or to find out more about other programs and services available at Project Self-Sufficiency, call 973-940-3500, or visit