Monthly Archives: January 2017

Strengthening Families Program set to begin in the fall of 2017

Who: Parents or Caregivers and their youth ages 4-14

What: The Strengthening Families Program consists of 12 sessions for ages 4-10 and 7 sessions for ages 11-14, with a free meal before or during each session.
When: One day a week

              Dates: To Be Announced

              5pm-7:30pm each night

Please register ASAP to help us coordinate meals and space.  

Where: To Be Announced


  • Meet other parents and children from the community.
  • Help participants build on their strengths in showing love and setting limits.
  • Help youth develop skills in handling stress, peer pressure, and building a positive future.
  • Have fun with the family.

Gift basket for each family, family portrait at end of program!!

There is no cost to attend the program and we have many family incentives for attending!!

Child care provided upon request for children ages 3 and under.
To register please contact the Jackson County UW-Extension office at 715-284-4257 (ask for Luane Meyer) or email

You can also register via Facebook (Strengthening Families) or at our website  (under the Programs tab)