Parents Together

Second Growth and The Family Place are hosting the first class of our next “Parents Together” group on Monday, November 6, 2017. Space is limited, so please register by October 30th to save your spot.


Location:  The Family Place, Route 5 south, Norwich, VT.

Dates/Times:  Mondays from 3:30pm to 5:00pm, starting on November 6, 2017 and proceeding until March 2018 

Please call Second Growth to scheduled your 20 minute orientation before the first class – (802) 295-9800.

The Parents Together group is a collaboration between The Family Place and Second Growth with a goal to support parents in recovery while strengthening their parenting skills. Funding is provided by Boyle Community Pediatrics and the Vermont Community Foundation.

The group will utilize a skill-building program for seventeen weeks of curriculum with a thirty-minute recovery support group. The goals of the curriculum include enhancing relationships between parents and children, recovery support, improving communication skills and increasing self-care.

Participants of the group will include parents and partners of parenting adults with substance abuse dependence or addiction including those in treatment and recovery.

For more information about when the next group begins, please contact Second Growth at or call (802) 295-9800.

Our Parents Together group is a supportive environment for parents in recovery with:

  • Professional childcare provided during the class
  • With advanced notice, some transportation will be available upon request
  • Attendance rewards for participants