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Raising Highly Capable Kids

Empowering parents with the confidence, tools, and skills they need to raise healthy, caring, and responsible children.

RHCK parental involvement

10 Signs

Identifying the signs of a healthy and unhealthy relationship in teens and young adults.

INTERESTED IN HOSTING A WORKSHOP?

 

The Georgia Center for Opportunity offers free relationship workshops to partner organizations. If you are interested in partnering with us and hosting a workshop, let us know and we will set up a meeting.

Workshops

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We Are Bringing Raising Highly Capable Kids To Your Community!

The Raising Highly Capable Kids model is built on an evidence-based program that teaches 40 developmental assets that reduce risky behavior in kids and teens. We are looking for partners to help bring this to our community.

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An epidemic of teen depression (and what to do about it)

In the last 10 years, the number of teens identifying as having “experienced persistent feelings of sadness and hopelessness” doubled. The lack of connection must be addressed, and it is.

The Marriage Penalty: A Barrier to Relational Support and Better Opportunities for the Poor

The Marriage Penalty: A Barrier to Relational Support and Better Opportunities for the Poor

Strong relationships are a cornerstone of vibrant communities, and research has shown that marriage is one key type of relationship for empowering individuals, regardless of race or circumstance, to escape poverty and find stability and opportunity. But a current tax policy is making it difficult for communities in Georgia and beyond to reap the benefits of marriage.

BETTER FAMILY

CHERYL FOUND THE STRENGTH AND SKILLS TO SET BOUNDARIES IN HER RELATIONSHIPS AT CLASSES PROVIDED TO EVERY WOMAN WORKS.

PROGRAMS & RESOURCES

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HEALTHY @ HOME

Videos and expert advice on identifying and building mental wellness.

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HEALTHY @ WORK

Resources for employees and employers to provide a stable relationship foundation.

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FAMILY & PARENTING WEBINARS

Videos and resources to help you strengthen your family and parenting skills.

POLICY

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INTERGENERATIONAL POVERTY

Exploring ways to break the cycle of poverty passed from generation-to-generation

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PAID FAMILY LEAVE

How businesses can support and foster strong families through workplace initiatives.

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FOSTER CARE REFORM

We must create a system that builds stable environment for those in the foster care system.

ADDITIONAL POLICY 

HEALTHCARE ACCESS

Accessing quality healthcare not only impacts the personal health but also the health of the family.

DEEP RED VALLEYS

Discover how policy, meant for good, can discourage the formation of families in our communities.

SOME OF OUR PARTNERS

Summerour Middle School
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Baldwin Elementary School

BUFORD ONE STOP

NORCROSS ONE STOP

Gwinnett Public Library
Southeast Gwinnett Cooperative Ministry
Georgia State University
North Georgia Works
Gwinnett Coalition
Gwinnett Building Babies' Brains

OUR FAMILY STAFF

Joyce Mayberry

Joyce Mayberry

VP of Family

Katherine Greene

Katherine Greene

Program Manager

Katelyn Stewart

Katelyn Stewart

Family Life Program Facilitator

Download Fortifying Pathways

Download Fortifying Pathways

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DownloadGeorgia School Choice Handbook

DownloadGeorgia School Choice Handbook

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Deep Red Valleys Report

Deep Red Valleys Report

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Georgia's Welfare System Reference Guide

Georgia's Welfare System Reference Guide

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An Alternative To Incarceration

An Alternative To Incarceration

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A High Price To Pay

A High Price To Pay

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Increasing Employment Opportunities For Ex-Offenders

Increasing Employment Opportunities For Ex-Offenders

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Prisoner Reentry | The State of Corrections

Prisoner Reentry | The State of Corrections

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Prisoner Reentry

Prisoner Reentry

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Increasing Access to Quality Healthcare for Low-Income Uninsured Georgians

Increasing Access to Quality Healthcare for Low-Income Uninsured Georgians

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Disincentives for Work and Marriage in Georgia's Welfare System White Paper

Disincentives for Work and Marriage in Georgia's Welfare System White Paper

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Disincentives for Work and Marriage in Georgia's Welfare SystemExecutive Summary

Disincentives for Work and Marriage in Georgia's Welfare SystemExecutive Summary

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