For a couple in drug recovery, CHSW provided parenting classes designed specifically for people recovering from meth addiction, and covering the most basic of basics: how to enter a room and look your children in the eye so they'll see you're sober; how to touch your children so they'll know you're not dangerous; how to handle routine stress without losing control.
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Just one more mission for “The Dream Team,” a new day camp program for seventh- through ninth-graders who live at the housing development for families who work in the area’s agriculture. For the next older age group, Children’s Home Society has been providing an arts and reading camp.