Washington County “Girl Zone”

A group for girls to be empowered and learn about themselves.

Goals:  

* Strengthen Self-Esteem

*  Promote Awareness of Self and Others

* Promote Healthy Body Image

* Build strong Personal Values and Leadership Skills

* Learn in a Community that Fosters Caring, Support, and Encouragement

* Encourage Positive Discussion between Girls and Parents / Guardians 

What is girls Zone:      Washington County Girls Zone is a an empowerment group for girls going in grades 5th / 8th. The group meets for 2 hours once a week for 10 weeks.

Each session of Girls Zone will include peer discussions, hands-on activities and art project, journal writing, and lots of fun and encouragement !

The Girls Zone team will also strategize a way to use each girls strengths and abilities to complete a group and or individual project. The project will be fun, empowering, and creative !

DATE: Every Tues. Sept. 30th, - Dec. 9th. Time: 4 - 6 pm

Place: Baileyville Municipal Bldg., 63 Broadway St., Baileyville / Woodland

Price: Free of charge !

F.M.I.: Jenny Robish, AMHC Community Educator, (207) 255- 0996, (207) 271-7803 (cell), jrobish@amhc.org

Must sign up to participate ! Space is limited !

This program is co-sponsored by AMHC Sexual Assualt Services in Machias and the Woodland / Baileyville Recreation Dept.