Family Cares Workshop Series

Free and open to the public  ·  Morning refreshments and lunch provided  ·  Limited seating available

All workshops held at our offices located at 6033 Broad Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15206


Workshop #1:
Passion & Enthusiasm

Saturday, April 22, 2017

10:00 am - 11:30 am

For Ages 8-18

•    Learn to harness your Energy, Spirit, and Passion
•    Wake up and look forward to you day
•    Make a commitment to yourself
•    Learn to demonstrate a positive attitude
•    Throw yourself, body and soul, in to all activities you undertake


 


Workshop #2:
Love of Learning

Saturday, May 20, 2017

10:00 am - 11:30 am

For Adults

•    Develop your love of learning new things
•    Become an expert of your learning
•    Value your learning
•    Learn to place yourself in a position where knowledge is valued by those around you


Workshop #3:
Self-Control

Saturday, June 10, 2017

10:00 am - 11:30 am

For Ages 8-18

•    Keep desires, needs, and impulses in check
•    Learn to make appropriate decisions
•    Act on positive knowledge
 


Workshop #4:
Leadership

Saturday, July 29, 2017

10:00 am - 11:30 am

For Adults & Ages 13-18

•    Become a good organizer
•    Explore leadership styles
•    Build positive relationships


Workshop #5:
Teamwork & Citizenship

Saturday, August 26, 2017

10:00 am - 11:30 am

For Ages 8-18

•    Excel as a member of the group
•    Be dedicated to the team
•    Work hard for the good of the group
 


Workshop #6:
Bravery & Courage

Saturday, September 30, 2017

10:00 am - 11:30 am

For Ages 8-18

•    Prepare to take on challenged and different situation
•    Build the courage to overcome fears and obstacles
•    Take a moral stance under stress
 


Workshop #7:
Generosity & Kindness

Saturday, October 28, 2017

10:00 am - 11:30 am

For Ages 8-18

•    Demonstrate kindness and generosity
•    Gain pleasure and joy in doing good things for others
•    Acknowledge the worth of self and others
 


Workshop #8:
Technological Citizen

Saturday, November 18, 2017

10:00 am - 11:30 am

For Adults & For Ages 8-18

•    Shape new ideas through social media
•    Use appropriate engagement practices
•    Bridge the gap between young and old
 


Workshop #9:
Self-Care

Saturday, December 9, 2017

10:00 am - 11:30 am

For Adults & Ages 8-18

•    Be attuned to your needs and practice self-acceptance. Develop the habit of “checking yourself.”  
•    Maintain a healthy balance among your activities. Balance school, family life, rest and leisure. 
•    Maintain supportive relationships to elicit support and avoid isolation that will increase feelings of hope.


Workshop #10:
Responsibility

Saturday, January 24, 2018

10:00 am - 11:30 am

For Adults

Learning and Teaching Financial Responsibility

•    Learn to create and use a spending plan to live within your means and reach your financial goals
•    Understand how to build credit and learn when and how to use it
•    Develop strategies to talk to and teach your children about money, budgeting, and credit