**** CALLING ALL **** METROPOLITAN DETROIT PARENTS of 8th & 9th graders Incentive Conflict Weekly Guest Facilitators Prizes Resolution Sexual Responsibility Etiquette Test Taking Skills Free Topic Food Related Field And More Trips Please visit website @ www.cayf.org Or call the Coleman A. Young Foundation (313.962.2200) And REGISTER NOW for the fall 2009 WHO : REAL SKILLS (RSP) R S P eal kills rogram WHAT: RSP is a free 10-week, Life-Skills (w/topic-related field trips) Program for youth and companion program for parents/guardians WHEN: RSP meets on Saturdays beginning September 19th from 10am till 1pm., WHERE: East side location: Matrix Human Services, (The Center) 13560 E. McNichols, Detroit, MI 48205 West side location: Redford Branch Library, 21200 Grand River Ave., Detroit, MI 48219 WHY #1: To equip your child with tools to become more independent, responsible, and confident – ready for school and ready for life and NETWORKING opportunities for YOU WHY #2: RSP serves catered lunch at each session Parent Sessions Facilitated By: Funded By: Coleman A. Young Foundation and Fall 2009 PARENT SCHEDULE ALL SESSIONS ARE 10 am to 1 pm. Subject to modification DATE WEEK TOPIC AND FACILIATOR CONCEPTS INTRO//ORIENTATION THE PROGRAM & EXPECTATIONS 9/19/09 Presented by: What is CAYF? What is PSRP? Program goals, Release and Disclaimer 1 PSRP staff & partners Form Completion and expectations for students and parents. RELATIONSHIPS ON PURPOSE 9/26/09 Presented by: 2 COMMUNICATION, Can U Hang? 3 ACCOUNTABILITY & TRUST Experience the Adventure Challenge Activities that test your 10/3/09 Facilitated by: mental & physical abilities B&GR Staff FIELD TRIP TO: Boys & Girls Republic CONFLICT RESOLUTION Hero’s & She-ro’s vrs. Villains & Villainess’s 10/10/09 Presented by: 4 Respect for Law What you need to know about the law 10/17/09 Presented by: 5 CAREER / COLLEGE YOUR CHILD’S FUTURE CONSIDERATION Explore (1) choice for a brighter future. 10/24/09 6 EXPLORATION Participate in a campus tour and “life’ discussion with a student panel on such topics as GVSU Host: Study skills, time management, college life etc. FIELD TRIP TO: Grand Valley state Univ. Financial Responsibility A PENNY SAVED… Presented by: 10/31/09 7 SEXUAL RESPONSIBILITY LET’S TALK ABOUT SEX 11/7/09 Presented by: 8 TEAMWORK WELCOME TO THE PLANNING GAME 11/14/09 Presented by: 9 T-Day PSRP Idols 11/21/09 Invited family and friends get to share in the past weeks accomplishments 10 and be entertained by contestants who will create something that represents (Testimony & Talent) who they are using music, dance, spoken-word, drawings etc. Session Schedule 9.19.09 through 11.21.09 Sessions are facilitated by: Various topic-specialists provided by the Detroit Parent Network. REAL Skills Program PARENT APPLICATION (FALL 2009) Please return completed application or contact the Foundation ASAP because space is limited (Please print or type) NAME: ______________________________________________ PHONE: _________________________________ FIRST MIDDLE LAST E-MAIL ADDRESS: _________________________________________________________________________________________ ADDRESS: _______________________________________________ CITY _________________/MI ZIP: 482_________ GENDER: MALE / FEMALE RACE: ____________________ HOUSEHOLD INCOME: $________________________ HOW DID YOU HEAR ABOUT THIS PROGRAM? ___________________________________________________________________ WOULD YOU BE INTERESTED IN THE PARENT LEADER TRAINING? YES NO MORE INFO ____________ DO YOU HAVE A CHILD PARTICIPATING IN THE PSRP PROGRAM? YES NO IF YES, WHERE DO THEY ATTEND SCHOOL? ___________________________________________________________ CHILD’S NAME: ____________________________________ GRADE LEVEL: ______ CURRENT GPA: ____._____ IF APPLICABLE, PLEASE LIST AGES OF OTHER CHILDREN: _________ __________ __________ WHERE DO THEY ATTEND SCHOOL? _______________________________________________________________ EMERGENCY DATA WHOM SHOULD WE CONTACT IN THE EVENT OF AN EMERGENCY? ______________________________________________________ NAME __________________________ ________________________________________ ____________________________ RELATIONSHIP PHONE ALTERNATE PHONE ________________________________________________________________________________________________________ ADDRESS, PLEASE INCLUDE CITY, STATE AND ZIP DO YOU HAVE ANY ALLERGIES OR SPECIAL MEDICAL/PHYSICAL CONDTIONS OR DIETARY NEEDS THAT WE NEED TO KNOW ABOUT? _________________________________________________________________________________________________ __________________________________________________________________________________________________ APPLICANT’S SIGNATURE: ________________________________________ DATE: ____________________/2009 Please fax or mail to: COLEMAN A. YOUNG FOUNDATION Attention: Barry Hubbard, REAL Skills Manager Kenequia Parker, MHSA, Program Administrator 2111 Woodward Ave., Ste 600; Detroit, MI 48201 FAX: (313) 962-2208 Phone: (313) 962-2200 or bring to session.