Wednesday, July 22, 2009
Contact: Greg Raver-Lampman
CHKD free public programs in August
HAMPTON ROADS, Va.
—The following free public programs will be offered by CHKD Health System in August.
- August 5, The 10 Greatest Gifts I Give My Children. Free. 9:30 – 11:00 a.m. CHKD Health and Surgery Center at Princess Anne, 2021 Concert Drive, Virginia Beach. Based on the best selling book by Steven W. Vannoy, this workshop will address 5 tools parents can use to build their child's self-esteem, confidence and decision making abilities while giving them the values they need to become healthy, self-confident adults. Register online at www.chkd.org/classes or call 668-7500.
- August 13, Separation and Divorce: Helping children cope. Free. 9 – 11:00 a.m. CHKD Health and Surgery Center at Princess Anne, 2021 Concert Drive, Virginia Beach. Raising children as a single parent with limited time and finances is challenging. Learn how to balance home and work and create a supportive and positive environment for your children. Also learn ways to help children deal with separation and divorce. Register online at www.chkd.org/classes or call 668-7500.
- August 20, Infant Massage. Free. 5 – 6:30 p.m. Parents will learn simple infant massage techniques designed for infants from birth to 6 months. Gain hands-on experience with your baby and learn about the benefits of infant massage that will help your baby sleep and feed more peacefully, as well as strengthen their immune system. Call 757-564-7337, option 3 to register.