Scheduled Events

Community Connections Resource Fair

Maryland Coalition of Families invites you to join our Baltimore City Team along with other community providers at Herring Run Park to learn about local resources for your family's physical and mental health and well-being! Come out to meet and greet local organizations and enjoy fun festivities and music as we celebrate all Baltimore city…

Supporting an Autistic Child’s Challenging Behavior

f you are a parent or caregiver of a child with autism, join us for this free webinar and learn how to navigate your child's challenging behaviors in postive ways. Paricipants will learn: Why your child is engaging in the challenging behavior How to choose a replacement behavior How to teach your child to engage…

Get Fit for Back to School

Join us for this virtual Zumba class led by guest speaker Chandra Hampton, certified group fitness instructor and dance fitness instructor and owner of CHamplifestyle Experience in Washington, D.C. Chandra promotes healthy living for the body and mind through her dance and fitness classes. Register at: https://sforce.co/3wMEGVH Download Event Flyer    

Understanding Adverse Childhood Experiences

Join us for this free webinar  on Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs). Adverse Childhood Experiences are serious childhood traumas that can result in toxic stress which may prevent a child from learning or playing in a healthy way with other children and can cause long term health problems. Examples of ACEs include: physical, emotional or sexual…

The Opioid Public Health Crisis

Join us for this free webinar in partnership with Maryland ROTA, and learn how this public health crisis came to be. Topics include: How the opioid epidemic developed Contributors and risk factors A multifaceted solutions model to the opioid crisis Register at: rota_back2school.eventbrite.com

Strengthening Families 11-Week Course

Ever felt like your family relationships could use a tune-up? Join us for this free virtual 11-week course to learn to get along better with your kids, reduce arguments and improve behavior, and increase respect and communication. Bonus: Program proven to help kids avoid alcohol and drug use. Class is every Thursday evening from 9/8…

Rollin’ for Recovery Baltimore/Carroll County

September is Recovery Month! Join us for a family friendly roller skating event to celebrate recovery at the Roller Skating Center at Coppermine Sportsman's Hall. This event is for those in recovery and their loved ones, including kids! Admission and skate rental are included. Pizza and soft drinks provided. Venue address: 15500 Hanover Pike, Upperco,…

The Brain and the Disease of Addiction

Join us for this free webinar in partnership with Maryland ROTA, and learn how the brain changes in response to addiction. Topics include: How the brain is affected by drugs and alcohol The science of addiction and brain neuroplasticity How treatment can help the brain recover and reset Register at: rota_back2school.eventbrite.com  

TerpsEXCEED: College for Students with Intellectual Disabilities and Autism

Join us for an online workshop to learn about TerpsEXCEED, an inclusive post-secondary education program at the University of Maryland, College Park that provides students with intellectual disabilities and autism the opportunity to participate in a college experience for two years, culminating in a certificate. Presenter: Meredith Gramlick, UMD Faculty Specialist. For more info, contact…

Potty Training Basics

Join us for this FREE online workshop to prepare you and your toddler for successful potty training! Participants will learn: What needs to happen before you put your child on the toilet Steps to take when it's time to sit your child on the toilet Naptime and bedtime during potty training Communication and initiation Using…

Understanding and Supporting Children with ADHD

In this workshop parents and caregivers will learn the 5 C’s of ADHD parenting based on Dr. Sharon Saline’s book What your ADHD Child Wishes You Knew: Self-Control, Compassion, Collaboration, Consistency and Celebration. Learn how to reduce stress, create peace in your family and increase cooperation and love all around. Topics include: Setting mutual goals…

Skating for Recovery Garrett/Allegany County

September is Recovery Month! Join us for a family friendly roller skating event to celebrate recovery at Star-Lite Roller Skating Center. This event is for those in recovery and their loved ones, including kids! Admission and skate rental are included. Pizza and soft drinks provided. Venue address: 100 National Hwy., Lanvale, MD. Space is limited.…