HEALTHY FAMILIES INITIATIVES

We are driven by a belief – supported by experience and research- that people from all walks of life are more likely to flourish if they have an intact, healthy family and strong relationships.

CLASSES AND EVENTS

Strengthening Families Program Certification Registration Training Registration

Date: August 24-26 2017

Time: 8:30am – 5:00pm

Location:

Georgia Center For Opportunity
333 Research Court, Suite 210
Peachtree Corners, GA 30092

Coffee, Compassion, and Community | Pastors Connecting to Impact Their Community

Date: Thursday, July 13 2017

Time: 9:00am – 10:30am

Location:
Georgia Center For Opportunity
333 Research Court Suite 210
Peachtree Corners, GA 30092
*Breakfast will be served

To register for additional HFI classes with various class dates and times, click on the registration button below.

IMPACT YOUR COMMUNITY

You can make a large impact in your community through small gestures.

ABOUT US

We launched the Healthy Families Initiative (HFI) in our own backyard of Peachtree Corners and Norcross – one of the most economically and racially diverse areas of the state. This community-based program focuses on finding ways to encourage healthy family relationships, strong marriages and stable families.

Through partnerships with local churches, nonprofits, schools, and businesses, we’re ensuring the Healthy Families Initiative is a success and sustainable for years to come. We are driven by a belief – supported by experience and research- that people from all walks of life are more likely to flourish if they have an intact, healthy family and strong relationships.

WHAT IS THE NEXT STEP?

If you are interested and you know others that are interested also, please send an email to Joyce.Whitted@georgiaopportunity.org.

In the email please enter in the subject line: SIGN ME UP

In the body of the email, please send us the following:

  • Your desired role in the initiative
  • Your Contact Information (Name, Email Address, Phone Number and the best way to reach you)
  • Any current certifications that you have
  • As a church, identify the couples in your congregation who would be great mentors
  • As an organization who has space where classes can be held, specify available facility location(s) and times

If you have any questions, contact Joyce Whitted at 877.814.0535 or at info@hfigeorgia.org.

HOW TO GET INVOLVED

HFI needs your help in the following areas:

  • Provide permanent locations to hold classes
  • Become a mentor to young couples and adolescents
  • Become a certified trainer and help us deliver relationship education classes
  • Bring a HFI class to your church
  • Spread the word about HFI in your community
  • Ask your family, friends, and colleagues to get involved
  • Help us recruit experienced mentors, educators, and leaders
  • Commit to serve for at least one year
  • Pray for the initiative

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