Raising a Thinking Child

Raising A Thinking Child

This evidence-based workshop series will help you guide children to solve common, everydayproblems with decision making and communication skills using their thinking brain. It is a refreshinglypractical curriculum that helps you help your child learn HOW to think, not what to think, as they learn to resolve their own problems.Participants will learn: To give children […]

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Raising Wisconsin’s Children Conference 2023

Monday, Jan. 23rd-Friday, Jan. 27th, 2023. Register at go.wisc.edu/rwc2023 Join a free, online conference designed for parents and families. Participants will getpractical, positive parenting ideas from experts and explore how to help children grow.You can attend as many conference sessions as you want. All sessions will haveclosed captions and be available in English or Spanish. […]


Mental Health First Aid

Spring 2023 Virtual class options for Adult and Youth Mental Health First Aid. To learn more and to register, visit https://wirose.wisc.edu/community-programming/. Classes fill up fast so don’t wait to register!


Trauma Informed Caregiving **New Dates** Feb. 7th-March 28th, 2023

A workshop for birth, foster & adoptive parents, grandparents, relative caregivers, child-serving professionals and community members to share information about trauma and the effects on children to strengthen positive relationships between children and adults. This 8-session series is on Tuesdays from 5:30-7:30 pm, Feb. 7th-March 28th. Click here to register: https://go.wisc.edu/45264r. To view a PDF […]


AMP-Aging Mastery Program

Build your own personal playbook for aging well. This fun, innovative 12-week program empowers you to take key steps to improve your well-being, add stability to your life, and strengthen ties to your community. The next session will be held on Wednesdays from 9 am-11 am, January 11th-March 29, 2023. In person sessions will be […]


Raising WI Children on Instagram

UW-Madison Extension’s Family Engagement & Relationships department started an Instagram account called @raisingwichildren as a way to connect more caregivers and families with Extension and with our child development and parenting resources. Visit the page for great parent tips! https://www.instagram.com/raisingwichildren/