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    Family Matters #3: Positive Identity and Nurturing Personal Power

    By Lucia Ferrara Positive Identity, according to the Search Institute, is a developmental asset, one of the building blocks that help young people grow up into caring, healthy and responsible adults. How do we attain or teach our children about exhibiting a positive identity? As a mother of three, I have learned that I had […]

  • Family Matters #2: How do you teach loving?

    By Lucia Ferrara Note: Last fall, Precious Blood Renewal Center joined with a few community partners to present a series of Parent Cafes with the aim of supporting families and equipping them with skills for successful parenting. Read more about the Parent Café here. “We’re not telling people what to do or how to be […]

  • Family Matters #1: Building Resilience in Adversity

    By Lucia Ferrara Note: Last fall, Precious Blood Renewal Center joined with a few community partners to present a series of Parent Cafes, with the aim of supporting families and equipping them with skills for successful parenting. Read more about the Parent Café here. “We’re not telling people what to do or how to be […]

  • Mary George ready to open the Parent Cafe.

    Parent Café opens at Renewal Center

    By Dennis Coday Precious Blood Resource Services and Precious Blood Renewal Center are teaming up to help people faced with the challenges (and joys!) of raising children. The two provincial ministries will be hosting Parent Cafes that are open to anyone who has the responsibility of raising children: parents, grandparents, foster parents, aunts and uncles, […]