Creating Compassionate Kids: The 2020 Family Focus Forum

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Creating Compassionate Kids

The 2020 Family Focus Forum will be held on February 1st, 2020

Register Today

  • Amazing Parent Workshops
  • Free Breakfast and Lunch
  • Free Childcare with Registration

Location: Oregon City High School, 19761 S Beavercreek Rd, Oregon City, OR 97045
Date and Time: February 1st, 2020 between 8:30am – 2:45pm.

Keynote Speaker
Dr. Shauna Tominey, Ph.D is an Assistant Professor of Practice and Parenting Education Specialist at Oregon State University. In her current role, she serves as the Principal Investigator for the Oregon Parenting Education Collaborative, an initiative to provide high-quality parenting education to Oregon families with young children. She previously served as the Director of Early Childhood Programming at the Yale Center for Emotional Intelligence. She is the author of “Creating Compassionate Kids: Essential Conversations to Have With Young Children” and a regular contributor for PBS Kids for Parents.

Register online or register by phone
To register over the phone in Spanish or English: Call (503) 785-8880 extension 7864
If you need an interpreter for any additional sessions, please call (503) 785-8880 extension 7864

Smart Choices, Healthy Future Workshop

Your child will have fun! The workshop is lead by Nigel Wrangham, a national trainer in youth engagement, prevention and leadership. Nigel works with groups of young people to help them influence policy, advocate for social change and summon the courage to act consciously from their core principles. He is known for his ability to generate engagement at every level.

Healthy Futures Film Series

Film producers state films are appropriate for children older than 10. Please review the trailers to determine your comfort level.

Community Forum on Marijuana & Youth

And wow, Oregon City!!
 Thank you to everyone who came out for April 9th Forum on Marijuana & Youth. What an amazing show of support for our young people.
With big thanks to our keynote Eric Martin, our amazing panelists (Paige Hirt, Amber Kersey, Officer Kevin Carlson, Dr. Ken Ensroth, and moderator Bill Stewart), Willamette Falls Media Center, Oregon City Police Department, Oregon City High School, Oregon City Police Department, Foundations Counseling & Consultation Services, LLC, Oregon City Chamber of Commerce, Providence Willamette Falls Medical Center, our partners & volunteers…
…and of course the parents, community leaders and youth who made the time and took action to get empowered and informed around this crucial conversation.
Here is the great coverage from KATU.
Eric Martin at the Spring Community Forum on Marijuana and Youth