Monday, June 18, 2018

Summertime Activities

Summer is here! We are looking for ideas! Please tell us some of the things that you would like to do this year. There are many possibilities from dairy farms to mini golf.

You can let us know what you would like to do by either contacting your worker or emailing Monique at mjohnson4@arcncr.org.

Monday, June 11, 2018

One of our TFC children is graduating in June…congrats to him; the sky is truly the limit...good luck!

A TFC child went to regionals and another TFC child went to state regionals on their track teams. Some of our children and families were nominated for awards at different events. 

Monday, June 4, 2018

We are very excited about our upcoming Foster Parent Appreciation Dinner! The dinner will be held at The Greene Turtle in Aberdeen, MD on June 27th from 6:00-8:30 PM. There will be no childcare provided so please plan accordingly. This will be a fun evening of food, games, prizes, awards, and lots of laughs!

If you have not already done so, please RSVP clicking on the link below:

RSVP Here!

Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Surveys


Dear parents, please remember to complete your surveys and have your foster children complete theirs. If you have not received your survey please contact your worker so that you may receive it. Please allow your children to complete their surveys in privacy. Feel free to contact your worker or anyone in the TFC department with any questions.

Monday, May 14, 2018

Fun in the Sun



Mother’s Day may be over but there is still lots of fun to be had. Check out ‘First Friday’s’! There are several locations including Havre De Grace, Bel Air, and similar events in White Marsh. Check out these websites for more details as information varies depending on the location.:

Havre De Grace

Bel Air

White Marsh

Elkton



Friday, May 11, 2018

Mother’s Day Ideas



Mother’s Day is this Sunday. If you haven’t made any plans yet, check out these cool spots and grab a bite afterwards:


By Location

Havre De Grace

..to do

There is a nice lighthouse and a large boardwalk/promenade that is right by the water; providing awesome views and a nice ocean breeze!


..to eat


Aberdeen

..to do


..to eat


Bel Air

..to do


..to eat


White Marsh Area

..to do


..to eat


On a Budget? Try these fun Mother’s Day ideas!:

DIY
  • Make dinner, bake cupcakes, and make a nice Mother’s Day card. Give mom a little “me” time.
  • Host a Mother’s Day game night with all her favorite games and food.
  • Make mom breakfast in bed and bring her a magazine or her favorite book.


Wednesday, May 9, 2018

..And the winners are




Congrats to Mr. & Mrs. Truzy. They are our 1st Quarter Compliance Rewards Winners. They will receive a $25 gift card to Target. Thank you for your challenging work and dedication to our foster children.

Monday, April 23, 2018

Trauma and the Brain


On Wed. May 23rd, there will be a free training at the Harford Community College Chesapeake Center. The training will be presented by Frank Kros. It is entitled Trauma and the Brain: The Developmental Impact of Trauma in Childhood.

The full details are as follows:

Wednesday May 23, 2018 from 8:00 am-3:00 pm
Harford Community College- Chesapeake Center
401 Thomas Run Rd., Bel Air, MD

You may pre-register at http://bit.ly/2FzDvvm

Would you like to attend an information session or learn more about our program? Please contact Karen Guilbault at kguilbault@arcncr.org or call the Treatment Foster Care Department at 410-836-7177.

Friday, April 20, 2018

Upcoming Symposium in Joppa, MD


Some of our staff and foster parents will be attending the Cherish the Child Symposium on April 27, 2018 in Joppa, MD. There will be workshops on trafficking, trauma, poverty, and more!

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Kicks for Chase

Looking for something fun and FREE to do with the family this Friday? Check out the 6th annual Kicks for Chase this Friday April 20th at 6:00 PM at UMBC.


Monday, April 16, 2018

Announcements!


In May, we will be hosting our annual Foster Parent Appreciation Dinner to celebrate Foster Care Awareness Month. The details are TBD. However, child care will not be provided so please plan accordingly.

One of our children has just started on the soccer team. He really enjoys it! We have a few new potential foster parents who are going through PRIDE training. We wish them all the best and look forward to welcoming them aboard.

Don’t forget that there is still plenty of time to win Compliance Rewards tickets!