The Joy to the Children Project is Self Help Inc. CFCE’s annual holiday gift giving program for families in need. Families in need with children ages birth—twelve are given gifts of new toys and clothes, through partnering with local businesses and individuals.
The project for 2018 has now started….please CLICK HERE for info. on our NEW ELIGIBILITY GUIDELINES and to Apply!
For information on how you can support this project through donations….PLEASE CLICK HERE
Each year Self Help Inc. Coordinated Family and Community Engagement offers ELIGIBLE Families the opportunity to apply for holiday assistance of toys, clothes and gifts for their children ages 12 and under. If you are eligible and feel that you need holiday assistance, please Complete the APPLICATION, by November 8th, 2018, for Priority Consideration. Final deadline for all applications is Nov. 21, 2018
Please ONLY APPLY if you are in need of help!
The CFCE program NOW covers 23 towns and we are limited to helping families from these communities. The towns we cover are:
Abington, Avon, Canton, Dedham, East Bridgewater, Easton, Foxboro, Franklin, Hanson, Holbrook, Mansfield, Middleboro, Norfolk,
North Attleboro, Norton, Plainville, Randolph, Rockland, Sharon, Stoughton, West Bridgewater, Whitman and Wrentham
If you live somewhere outside our catchment area please check with your local Social Service agencies for gift giving programs in your town. Or CLICK HERE for a list of other programs that may be able to help you!
Think, Draw and Write MONTHLY Online Project @ online and mail-in activity
@ Anytime-each month
This at-home activity can be obtained online for families to do together. Each month they are given a different concept to think about and then write about along with an illustration!!!
Creative, imaginative writing fun for school-aged children and siblings…and you get a FREE surprise each month you participate! For more information and to Register, please email or call Carol Carver at 508-559-1666 x1811, email@example.com. CHECK OUT THE AMAZING WORK FROM THE KIDS WHO PARTICIPATED IN 2015-2016 BY CLICKING HERE! If you can, please mail of copy of this picture to me so I can hang it up on our CREATIVITY Wall at Self Help Inc./CFCE, 780 West Main Street, Avon, MA 02322. If you register to do this activity each month, I will send you some self-addressed stamped envelopes to help with the mailing. CATEGORIES: SCHOOL AGE TAGS: Carol
Seasonal Nature Collection Table : @ At Home Activity
Families email Carol at firstname.lastname@example.org to register and/or for questions, to express an interest in the at home/online parent-child activity called….Seasonal Nature Collection Table for Home. CFCE staff will email you suggested ideas of what to do , mostly outdoor activities, with their child in that particular season, along with a list of nature items to collect, and then a craft idea to create by using them !! Take pictures of an activity outdoors , things you collected or the craft you created and email them to Carol at CFCE and she will then mail or give your child a special surprise!!!!! CATEGORIES: ALL AGES TAGS: All Partnerships At Home Carol
Read & Roll for School Aged Children @ At Home Activity
REGISTER for this program by contacting Carol at 508-559-1666 x1811 or email email@example.com:
Read & Roll: This is an engaging activity for the whole family!!! Dad’s, Mom’s and school-age children!!! CFCE is collaborating with WHITMAN CAROUSEL FUN CENTER to offer this activity!!! Email Carol to REGISTER – please include Child’s name & address. The children are asked to read 5 books and mail CFCE a short summary and picture of the book(s) they have completed- one at a time. CFCE will tally their participation and when all five books and activities are completed, they will be mailed a book mark certificate stating the reading completion.
This will enable them to go , with the certificate, to CAROUSEL FAMILY FUN CENTER in WHITMAN to get one FREE admission to the roller skating rink- FUN,FUN,FUN!!! (you still need to pay for skate rentals). CATEGORIES: SCHOOL AGE TAGS: Carol
STEAM @ At Home Activities for October-December
@ anytime during Oct.-Nov.-Dec.
We are offering an online activity for families to participate in with their children during the months of Oct., Nov. and Dec. Choose any of the fun science activities from the links (will be sent in the confirmation email, once you register), then print and mail the observation sheet back to us. You may also email the observation sheet.
MORE INFORMATION AND TO REGISTER FOR FUN AT-HOME STEAM ACTIVITIES ONLINE NOW!
CATEGORIES: All AGES TAGS: Gina M.
Self Help Inc Coordinated Family and Community Engagement has entered the FundingFactory.com’s Recycling Rumble……and we need your help!
We have been matched against Portland High School from Portland, TN to see who can recycle the MOST items and RAISE the most money in the process.
In order to be successful we are asking that you get involved by recycling your empty ink cartridges, toner cartridges and small electronics…..WITH US! We promise to make it easy.