All Workshops are held at our office: 0-108 29th Street, Fair Lawn, NJ *Unless otherwise stated below.

Registration is required, to register by email: ls@fsobergen.org or phone: 201-796-6209 x102


In June…

**Saturday, June 3rd, 10:00-11:30am

Topic:     Scrapbooking your Summer!

Indulge in your creative side! There are many benefits to scrapbooking: relaxation, sense of accomplishment and improved memory are just a few. Here’s an opportunity to spend time with other parent/caregivers just having FUN! Whether you’re traveling to distant lands or staying local, come join us and learn how to record your family summer fun and have it for years to come!

*Please register by Tuesday, May 30th   *Space is limited to first 15 enrollees.

*A $5.00 materials fee at time of registration either by mail or in person at the address listed above. Fee will be returned at the end of class.

Presenter:     Ometa Pope, Parent

                          Program Director of Adult Training Services, the ARC of Bergen and Passaic

                           Creative Memories Advisor


**Monday, June 12th, 7:00-8:30pm

Topic:     Stretched Not Broken: A Caregiver’s Toolbox for Reducing & Managing Stress

Stress is difficult to navigate and unavoidable!

Come join us for an interactive workshop with the Author during which you will become aware of your triggers, gain confidence and learn the necessary LIFETOOLS required for long term success in managing your stress!

Presenter:       Author Carol L. Rickard, LCSW

                            Creator of SMARTheory™ & Artinyms™, WellYOUniversity

*Please register by Thursday, June 7th

*Childcare is available for youth 5yrs and older while parents/caregivers are attending this workshop-Please mention if you will need childcare when registering.


Support Groups, please join us!

WeeklyEvening Support Group



*Childcare is available for youth 5 years and older while caregivers are attending Evening support group.

Monthly: Morning Support Group

1st Monday of the Month (unless it’s a Holiday)


June 5, July 3, August 7, September 11, October 2, November 6, December 4

Where: Family Support Organization of Bergen County

0-108 29th Street (for GPS use 108 29th Street)

Fair Lawn, NJ 07410


Grandparents Raising Grandchildren… and all other adults raising youth are Welcome!

When:  Every 4th Tuesday of the Month-except July and August

Time:  12:45-2:15 pm

Where:  Bergen Family (Success) Center

44 Armory Street, 2nd floor

Englewood, NJ 07631

Through sharing experiences we can help you find options or discover approaches that may help in coping with your situation. Talking with and listening to others in similar circumstances can be just what you need to get through a tough time.  Sometimes a few words from someone else can make a significant difference.

We look forward to meeting you soon!

For further information, please contact

Lauren:  ls@fsobergen.org or (201) 796-6209 x 102










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