Bounce Back Program For Kids With Addicted Family Members
If Mom, Dad, or anyone in the family has a problem with drugs or other addictions, EDGEWOOD has a program to help kids learn and heal. The Bounce Back program provides a safe, fun environment for children to explore and express their feelings freely. Addiction affects the whole family, and children are the most vulnerable.
Bounce Back uses fun activities to explore feelings. Here are some examples:
Art and craft projects
Help develop a sense of belonging
Help overcome feelings of isolation
Help better understand what's happening, and where to get help
By Phone: Call our admissions department at 1-800-683-0111
April 8 - 10, 2016
June 3 - 5, 2016
July 15 - 16, 2016
November 4 - 6, 2016
Bounce Back is for kids ages 7 - 12 (some exceptions may be made)
by Lorelie Rozzano
Meet Grace. At nine years old she has a big secret. Grace knows first-hand that life can be difficult. Her parents aren't very happy. Their arguing is giving her a stomach ache. She spends a lot of time alone, worrying.Are her parents problems her fault? Had she done something wrong?Grace pretends everything is fine, but it's not. She feels helpless and has learned that making things up is easier than telling the truth. One big question haunts her every day.Will her family ever be happy again?
This book is perfect for a child with a difficult home life. Divorce, addiction, mental health issues and more can cause children to feel alone, anxious and afraid.Gracie's Secret addresses this by showing kids they aren't alone, and that they can feel better. With a workbook section for kids to understand their own issues and a message that talking to a safe person will help, Gracie's story can help kids cope.
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