University of Wisconsin-Extension Family Living Programs provide education promoting family strengths and help communities become positive environments for family life. Programs respond to community needs with research-based education and partnerships that support Wisconsin families and communities.
Family Living Resources and Links:
Langlade County Family Living Educational Opportunities:
Free workshops to help you find and keep a decent place to live. Designed for individuals who are likely to have trouble getting rental housing. Dates and times TBD. For more information contact the UW-Extension Office at (715) 627-6236.
Free One-on-One Financial Counseling Sessions
One-on-one financial counseling to help individuals manage the money they have and begin to be in control of their finances. Individuals will learn money management skills such as creating a spending plan, setting financial goals and tracking your spending. Call the Langlade UW-Extension office to set up an appointment.
Parenting the First Year Newsletters – A series of parenting newsletters, geared to the specific age of your baby, information on child development and parenting from your university, quick and easy to read for busy on-the-go parents. For free email delivery go to parenting.uwex.edu or contact UW-Extension.
Strengthening Families Program
The Strengthening Families Program: The program is for parents and youth ages 10-14 and is a family skills-building curriculum designed to:
- prevent teen substance abuse and other behavior problems
- strengthen parenting skills
- build family strengths.
The program is delivered with seven sessions for parents, youth, and families using realistic videos, role-playing, discussions, learning games, and family projects.
The Strong Women Program is an evidence-based strength training program designed for middle age and older adult women.
Family Living Educator:
If you have any questions regarding Family Living Programs in Langlade County, please contact:
Langlade County UW-Extension
837 Clermont Street
Antigo, WI 54409