- Hastings and Prince Edward District School Board (HPEDSB) - http://www.hpedsb.on.ca -

PARENT EVENT: Mental Well-Being to Help Kids Thrive

Event poster [1]May 2, 2019—Parents/guardians are invited to an event about mental health and well-being (Pdf) [1] for kids.



TIME: 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

Keynote presentation by Leslie Ford
Leslie Ford is a local child and youth worker certified in therapeutic crisis intervention and with 35 years of experience in child development. She works with families assisting children with
high needs behavior at home and school, and works with parents for parenting training.

Topics covered will include:

Participants will learn about building relationships at home, school and in the community, with a focus on understanding the mental health and well-being of children.

School councils in four schools are taking turns hosting a regional event which is open to any parents/guardians, employees or community members.

Seating is limited, please register online [2]or by phone at 613-966-1170, extension 62100.

This event is hosted by the Parent Involvement Committee (PIC) which received a $5,000 Parents Reaching Out (PRO) Grant from the Ministry of Education.

For more information, please contact:
Kerry Donnell, Communications Officer, 613-966-1170 or 1 800 267-4350, extension 62354, [email protected]