The Growing Together Program is currently serving families in Navarro County with at least one child under the age of 6. Early Childhood Specialists are meeting with families virtually over phone or video platforms. The GT program is currently taking new clients. Clients enrolled in the program are eligible to receive up to $250 of financial assistance for needs such as rent, utilities, childcare, diapers, groceries, or other costs. Clients who complete the program will receive a $100 gift card. GT is also hosting a Parent Cafe Support Group on Microsoft Teams beginning on April 3rd from 12-1PM every Friday until the end of the CO-VID 19 crisis.
Growing Together is open to any pregnant parent or those with a child 0-5 years of age residing in Navarro County, Texas that desires a stronger attachment with their child. Stronger family attachment during the infant, toddler and preschool years creates a foundation for healthy development and educational success.
We help by providing:
· Free, family focused services
· Strength based parenting support using TBRI (Trust Based Relational Intervention) and The Ready Method
· Flexible hours – We meet in the family home at their convenience
· Parents Better Together Support Group - semimonthly social support