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The Children’s Center, 79 Alexandrine West, Detroit, MI 48201

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79 Alexandrine West
Detroit, MI 48201 United States

March 2016

Movie Night

March 29, 2016 @ 4:30 pm
The Children’s Center, 79 Alexandrine West, Detroit, MI 48201, 79 Alexandrine West
Detroit, MI 48201 United States

Join us for a screening of “More Than a Month”The Center for Discovery is hosting a movie night at The Children’s Center. Join us for More Than a Month, a documentary by Shukree Hassan Tilghman, a 29-year-old, African American filmmaker on a cross-country campaign to end Black History Month. Following the one-hour film, our Children’s Center Board President, Renee Prewitt, and fellow board members will lead an open conversation on the movie’s themes. Refreshments will be provided. RSVP To reserve…

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April 2016

Butterfly Tea Party & Storytelling

April 12, 2016 @ 4:00 pm
The Children’s Center, 79 Alexandrine West, Detroit, MI 48201, 79 Alexandrine West
Detroit, MI 48201 United States

You’re Invited To A Tea Party & Storytelling!  What Join us for a Butterfly Tea Party and a reading of the book Round by S.R. Taylor. The author will be with us to share the book, a tale about the importance of believing in yourself and never giving up. Snacks will be provided!   Who's Invited Families and children of all ages   When April 12, 4:00pm   Where Building 90, Lower level   RSVP! Space is Limited Please RSVP…

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September 2016

Cornerstone Group

September 15, 2016
The Children’s Center, 79 Alexandrine West, Detroit, MI 48201, 79 Alexandrine West
Detroit, MI 48201 United States
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  Teenagers Unite! Join us for Cornerstone Group! Teenagers have a lot to look forward to as they enter adulthood. Cornerstone is here to help them prepare for it, exploring topics that will help them create successful futures. And the best part about it? Our teens get to make their voices known and shape our group as we go! We’ll explore topics like: Stress and anger management Relationships Self-esteem Money management Technology   Join the program today! Ask your clinician…

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Family Game Night

September 20, 2016 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
The Children’s Center, 79 Alexandrine West, Detroit, MI 48201, 79 Alexandrine West
Detroit, MI 48201 United States
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Enjoy a Fun Night Out with the Family!   When Tuesday, September 20, 2016 • 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. No RSVP required. What Open to our clients, their families, and staff Lots of fun games and free food A great way to spend time with the family while making new friends Where The Children’s Center, Building 90 LL, Activity Room Have Questions? Call Mary Beth Scherer at 313.418.7049   This event is sponsored by: The DMC     Download…

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April 2017

Special Education Learning Series: Knowing Your Rights pt. 1

April 4, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Children’s Center, 79 Alexandrine West, Detroit, MI 48201, 79 Alexandrine West
Detroit, MI 48201 United States
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Understanding Special Education: A Learning Series for Parents What The Children’s Center Consumer Council is offering a 6-week learning series to help parents and caregivers understand the rights of children and the responsibilities of parents, professionals and educators involved in special education. Parents will learn about the laws related to special education, Individualized Education Plan Process (IEP), how to request services and how and when to advocate for their children. We are offering morning and evening sessions. Participants must register…

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Special Education Learning Series: Knowing Your Rights pt. 1

April 7, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Children’s Center, 79 Alexandrine West, Detroit, MI 48201, 79 Alexandrine West
Detroit, MI 48201 United States
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Understanding Special Education: A Learning Series for Parents What The Children’s Center Consumer Council is offering a 6-week learning series to help parents and caregivers understand the rights of children and the responsibilities of parents, professionals and educators involved in special education. Parents will learn about the laws related to special education, Individualized Education Plan Process (IEP), how to request services and how and when to advocate for their children. We are offering morning and evening sessions. Participants must register…

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Special Education Learning Series: Knowing Your Rights pt. 2

April 11, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Children’s Center, 79 Alexandrine West, Detroit, MI 48201, 79 Alexandrine West
Detroit, MI 48201 United States
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Understanding Special Education: A Learning Series for Parents What The Children’s Center Consumer Council is offering a 6-week learning series to help parents and caregivers understand the rights of children and the responsibilities of parents, professionals and educators involved in special education. Parents will learn about the laws related to special education, Individualized Education Plan Process (IEP), how to request services and how and when to advocate for their children. We are offering morning and evening sessions. Participants must register…

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Special Education Learning Series: Services, Support, Accommodations

April 18, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Children’s Center, 79 Alexandrine West, Detroit, MI 48201, 79 Alexandrine West
Detroit, MI 48201 United States
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Understanding Special Education: A Learning Series for Parents What The Children’s Center Consumer Council is offering a 6-week learning series to help parents and caregivers understand the rights of children and the responsibilities of parents, professionals and educators involved in special education. Parents will learn about the laws related to special education, Individualized Education Plan Process (IEP), how to request services and how and when to advocate for their children. We are offering morning and evening sessions. Participants must register…

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Special Education Learning Series: Knowing Your Rights pt. 2

April 21, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Children’s Center, 79 Alexandrine West, Detroit, MI 48201, 79 Alexandrine West
Detroit, MI 48201 United States
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Understanding Special Education: A Learning Series for Parents What The Children’s Center Consumer Council is offering a 6-week learning series to help parents and caregivers understand the rights of children and the responsibilities of parents, professionals and educators involved in special education. Parents will learn about the laws related to special education, Individualized Education Plan Process (IEP), how to request services and how and when to advocate for their children. We are offering morning and evening sessions. Participants must register…

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Special Education Learning Series: The Importance of Organization

April 25, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Children’s Center, 79 Alexandrine West, Detroit, MI 48201, 79 Alexandrine West
Detroit, MI 48201 United States
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Understanding Special Education: A Learning Series for Parents What The Children’s Center Consumer Council is offering a 6-week learning series to help parents and caregivers understand the rights of children and the responsibilities of parents, professionals and educators involved in special education. Parents will learn about the laws related to special education, Individualized Education Plan Process (IEP), how to request services and how and when to advocate for their children. We are offering morning and evening sessions. Participants must register…

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Parent-to-Parent Support Group

April 27, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:00 pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating until December 31, 2017

The Children’s Center, 79 Alexandrine West, Detroit, MI 48201, 79 Alexandrine West
Detroit, MI 48201 United States
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WHAT The Children’s Center Consumer Council is hosting a free parent-to-parent support group for parents and care givers of children, adolescents & young adults. The Support Group is an open, welcoming group providing dialogue and peer support. Light refreshments provided Child care and interpreter services available upon request   WHEN Every third Thursday from 6:00 p.m. -  7:30 p.m. Beginning April 27, 2017   WHERE The Children’s Center 79 West Alexandrine Detroit, MI 48201   FOR MORE INFORMATION Please contact Pamela…

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Special Education Learning Series: Services, Support, Accommodations

April 28, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Children’s Center, 79 Alexandrine West, Detroit, MI 48201, 79 Alexandrine West
Detroit, MI 48201 United States
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Understanding Special Education: A Learning Series for Parents What The Children’s Center Consumer Council is offering a 6-week learning series to help parents and caregivers understand the rights of children and the responsibilities of parents, professionals and educators involved in special education. Parents will learn about the laws related to special education, Individualized Education Plan Process (IEP), how to request services and how and when to advocate for their children. We are offering morning and evening sessions. Participants must register…

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May 2017

Special Education Learning Series: Making the Request

May 2, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Children’s Center, 79 Alexandrine West, Detroit, MI 48201, 79 Alexandrine West
Detroit, MI 48201 United States
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Understanding Special Education: A Learning Series for Parents What The Children’s Center Consumer Council is offering a 6-week learning series to help parents and caregivers understand the rights of children and the responsibilities of parents, professionals and educators involved in special education. Parents will learn about the laws related to special education, Individualized Education Plan Process (IEP), how to request services and how and when to advocate for their children. We are offering morning and evening sessions. Participants must register…

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Special Education Learning Series: The Importance of Organization

May 5, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Children’s Center, 79 Alexandrine West, Detroit, MI 48201, 79 Alexandrine West
Detroit, MI 48201 United States
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Understanding Special Education: A Learning Series for Parents What The Children’s Center Consumer Council is offering a 6-week learning series to help parents and caregivers understand the rights of children and the responsibilities of parents, professionals and educators involved in special education. Parents will learn about the laws related to special education, Individualized Education Plan Process (IEP), how to request services and how and when to advocate for their children. We are offering morning and evening sessions. Participants must register…

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Special Education Learning Series: Advocacy & Accountability

May 9, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Children’s Center, 79 Alexandrine West, Detroit, MI 48201, 79 Alexandrine West
Detroit, MI 48201 United States
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Understanding Special Education: A Learning Series for Parents What The Children’s Center Consumer Council is offering a 6-week learning series to help parents and caregivers understand the rights of children and the responsibilities of parents, professionals and educators involved in special education. Parents will learn about the laws related to special education, Individualized Education Plan Process (IEP), how to request services and how and when to advocate for their children. We are offering morning and evening sessions. Participants must register…

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Special Education Learning Series: Making the Request

May 12, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Children’s Center, 79 Alexandrine West, Detroit, MI 48201, 79 Alexandrine West
Detroit, MI 48201 United States
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Understanding Special Education: A Learning Series for Parents What The Children’s Center Consumer Council is offering a 6-week learning series to help parents and caregivers understand the rights of children and the responsibilities of parents, professionals and educators involved in special education. Parents will learn about the laws related to special education, Individualized Education Plan Process (IEP), how to request services and how and when to advocate for their children. We are offering morning and evening sessions. Participants must register…

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Special Education Learning Series: Advocacy & Accountability

May 19, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Children’s Center, 79 Alexandrine West, Detroit, MI 48201, 79 Alexandrine West
Detroit, MI 48201 United States
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Understanding Special Education: A Learning Series for Parents What The Children’s Center Consumer Council is offering a 6-week learning series to help parents and caregivers understand the rights of children and the responsibilities of parents, professionals and educators involved in special education. Parents will learn about the laws related to special education, Individualized Education Plan Process (IEP), how to request services and how and when to advocate for their children. We are offering morning and evening sessions. Participants must register…

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June 2017

Consumer Council Meet & Greet

June 26, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
The Children’s Center, 79 Alexandrine West, Detroit, MI 48201, 79 Alexandrine West
Detroit, MI 48201 United States

Get to know the members of The Children’s Center Consumer Council Met our Partners Organizations: Youth United Wayne County Fatherhood Initiative Family Alliance for Change Learn about Peer Delivered Services: Parent Support Partners Youth Peer Support Partners The Consumer Council is designed to encourage families whose children are clients at The Children’s Center to be involved in, and participate fully, in decisions related to their care and services. The council uses consumer ideas to improve services and agency management practices…

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Michigan PTA & Consumer Council Training Series

June 29, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 6:00 pm, repeating until July 20, 2017

An event every day that begins at 6:00 pm, repeating until July 27, 2017

The Children’s Center, 79 Alexandrine West, Detroit, MI 48201, 79 Alexandrine West
Detroit, MI 48201 United States

Education and Advocacy: How Communities Can Engage and Thrive Michigan PTA, in partnership with the Consumer Council is proud to offer Education and Advocacy: How Communities Can Engage and Thrive. Michigan PTA works with National PTA to promote advocacy for children’s issues across America. Michigan PTA hopes to inspire all parents and educational professionals, as well as members of our communities, to become more aware of current issues affecting children and public education across Michigan. We encourage residents to speak…

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December 2017

Parent-to-Parent Support Group

December 28, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:00 pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating until December 31, 2017

The Children’s Center, 79 Alexandrine West, Detroit, MI 48201, 79 Alexandrine West
Detroit, MI 48201 United States
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WHAT The Children’s Center Consumer Council is hosting a free parent-to-parent support group for parents and care givers of children, adolescents & young adults. The Support Group is an open, welcoming group providing dialogue and peer support. Light refreshments provided Child care and interpreter services available upon request   WHEN Every third Thursday from 6:00 p.m. -  7:30 p.m. Beginning April 27, 2017   WHERE The Children’s Center 79 West Alexandrine Detroit, MI 48201   FOR MORE INFORMATION Please contact Pamela…

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