Families First Health & Support Center is a leader in integrated care, offering
high-quality health care, dental care and parent & family programs, all in one location. Families First's services are for everyone — infants to seniors, single people and families, insured or uninsure d, all income levels.


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Parents: March Brings Chance to Meet with Three Local Experts
The Family Center is hosting three separate parenting classes with three experts in March. Local psychologist and author Dr. Dawn Huebner will field questions on how to help the child who worries too much. Mary Grillo of the Parent Information Center will run a workshop on Understanding Executive Functioning. And Dr. Laura Rubin of the Portsmouth Neuropsychology Center will address Helping Children Develop Self-Control. Click here to join us.

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Get quick tips for disciplining children with respect, making puppets, getting free passes to the Children's Museum, and links to info on our March programs for parents and families, in the March "Family Focus" e-newsletter... Don't get the newsletter yet? Sign up here.


Upcoming Programs for Parents, Families and Seniors
For Parents & Kids: Helping Siblings Get Along (2/24) ... Toilet Readiness (2/26) ... How to Talk So Kids Will Listen (3/3-3/17) ... Child Anxiety Q&A (3/12) ... and weekly playgroups for parents with their infants, toddlers, two-year-olds or preschoolers. Click for details and online registration.

For Seniors: Senior Luncheons (2/26) ... Alzheimer's Cafe (3/23, at Portsmouth Public Library) ... Caregivers Group (3/5) ... Click for details on senior programs

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Recent Grants
We give thanks to the following supporters for grants received in January: The Foundation for Seacoast Health (general operating support), Stephen Colbert Americone Dream Fund (general operating support), Provident Community Foundation (dental program at Seabrook Elementary and Seacoast Head Start), Hesed Foundation (primary care) and Newman's Own Foundation (pediatric care).

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