AHM UPCOMING EVENTS

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Below you will find upcoming AHM programs and events.  We also list community events that help to support our mission.  We hope you will join us!  Please keep in mind that many of these events do require registration.  If you have any questions about our programs or events, please call our office at 860-228-9488.  For events not sponsored by us, please contact the place that is listed.


16th Annual AHM Golf Open

Friday, August 9th, Blackledge Country Club, 180 West Street, Hebron

Our 16th Annual AHM Golf Open will be held on August 9th at Blackledge Country Club in Hebron with a 9:00 AM check in and 9:30 AM shotgun scramble.

Please fill out your player registration form and send it back to our office by July 5th to reserve your spot!  If you are interested in sponsoring our charity event, please find information here.

All sponsorships are due no later than July 5th as well.  If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact our office at 860-228-9488 or by email, Fundraising@ahmyouth.org.

We Are Looking for Volunteers!

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The success of our fundraisers rely heavily upon the help of our volunteers.  We couldn’t do what we do without you!  If you are interested in volunteering for our 16th Annual Golf Open, please click on our volunteer icon.

If you have any questions about what to expect for the day, please do not hesitate to call 860-228-9488 or email fundraising@ahmyouth.org.

FAMILY RESOURCE CENTER ANNOUNCEMENTS

Welcome to AHM’s Family Resource Center Announcements.  Please take a look below to find out what is happening in the FRC.  We have wonderful events and programs that are available for all ages.  So check back often!

Make sure to add our FRC on Facebook!  Keep up to date on all of the exciting events and programs we offer.  Click the logo to instantly connect or search “AHM Family Resource Center”.  To take a more in depth look at our programs, please visit our main page.


Semester Registration Information:

  • KinderRHAMa Preschool:  To visit our main KinderRHAMa Preschool page, please go hereThe 2019 – 2020 KinderRHAMa Preschool will be holding registration on March 19, 2019 from 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM in the KinderRHAMa classroom at RHAM High School.  Please take a look at our flyer for more information.  Please find important 2018 -2019 forms and handbooks below:

2019-2020 KinderRHAMa Parent Handbook
2019-2020 KinderRHAMa Forms for Parents (Registration Packet)
Authorization for the Administration of Medication
Early Childhood Health Assessment Record

  • 2019 Summer Parent / Caregiver and Child Play and Learn Groups:  Registration is now available for our summer play and learn groups.    Groups will be held Tuesdays, June 25th, July 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th and August 6th from 9:00 – 10:15 AM or from 10:30 – 11:45 AM; or on Thursdays, June 27th, July 11th, 18th, 25th and August 1st and 8th from 10:00 – 11:15 AM.  These groups are for children ages birth through 5 years old, along with their parents/caregivers.  We will have fun activities, crafts, socialization, snack and circle time.  Information on child development and parenting topics will be provided.  The fee is $50 per family.  Registration is required and can be completed by filling our our summer registration form and mailing the form with payment to AHM Youth and Family Services, Attn.:  Becky Murray, 25 Pendleton Drive, Hebron, CT 06248.  Please contact Becky at 860-228-0871 or through email at BeckyM@ahmyouth.org for more information.  Please also take a look at our flyer.

AHM Family Resource Center Summer 2019 Field Trips

Field trips are for children ages birth-5 years old, their parents, caregivers and siblings.  Families meet on site at the location.  Any family members and their friends are also welcome to attend.  Please see below for our current field trips and we hope to see you there!  Please view our Summer Field Trips Flyer for more information on the listed trips below.

  • Wednesday, July 31st, 10:00 – 11:30 AM:  Colchester Splash Pad / Playscape , 215 Old Hebron Road, Colchester
    This field trip is FREE of charge.  If it rains, we will reschedule this field trip and call registered families to inform them of new date.  To register for this field trip, please sign up with Becky or Jahnna at 860-228-0871 or at BeckyM@ahmyouth.org or JahnnaS@ahmyouth.org.
  • Tuesday, August 13th, 10:00 – 11:30 AM:  Lutz Children’s Museum, 247 South Main Street, Manchester
    Children and adults are $7.00 per person.  Children under 1 are free.  This field trip will take place rain or shine.  To register for this field trip, please sign up with Becky or Jahnna at 860-228-0871 or at BeckyM@ahmyouth.org or JahnnaS@ahmyouth.org.

2019 SUMMER YOUTH THEATER

Please visit this page often for up to date information on our 2019 Summer Youth Theater!
Summer Youth Theater is for 6th – 12th grade students from the towns of Andover, Hebron, Marlborough and Columbia.


CONTACT INFORMATION

Please do not hesitate to contact our Summer Youth Theater Director, Kyle Reynolds at AHMSYT@ahmyouth.org or give our office a call at 860-228-9488.  Follow along with our Facebook Page to keep up to date with all of our news.


REHEARSALS

Rehearsals will begin on June 24th from 6:00 – 9:00 PM in the RHAM Auditorium.  A schedule will be given out to students and parents during this first rehearsal.


SPONSORSHIPS

This year is our 36th Anniversary for the SYT and we are going to be publishing a special edition playbill.  We are extending an invitation to the business and corporate community to place advertisements in our playbill which will reach over 600 guest attending this year’s performance.  Please see below for our advertising/sponsorship rates for our partners in the business and corporate community.


IMPORTANT FORMS


SHOW DATES

This year’s show dates will be on July 26th and July 27th.  You can order your tickets by filling out this form.  Tickets will also be available at the door on both performance nights.


Thank You to Our 2019 Summer Youth Theater Sponsors!


2019 SUMMER CROSS SMART RECOVERY MEETINGS

CROSS (Connecticut Recovery Oriented Support System for Youth) SMART Recovery helps people to gain independence from addiction.  The 4-Point Program offers specific tools and techniques for each of the program points:

  • Point 1:  Building and Maintaining Motivation
  • Point 2:  Coping with Urges
  • Point 3:  Managing Thoughts, Feelings and Behaviors
  • Point 4:  Living a Balanced Life

AHM is proud to offer CROSS SMART Recovery meetings this summer for teens and for family and friends.  Please see below for more information on our current meetings.  To learn more about CROSS SMART Recovery, please visit their website.


CROSS SMART Recovery for Teens Ages 16 – 18

Teens, 16 – 18 years old, are welcome to join us on July 18th and August 15th from 5:30 – 6:30 PM at the AHM building, 25 Pendleton Drive in Hebron.  These are judgement free meetings where teens will learn the skills to take control of their lives and be happier.  Please take a look at our flyer for more information.


CROSS SMART Recovery for Family and Friends

Join our CROSS SMART Recovery family and friends support group to develop skills to help you cope and to help your loved one choose recovery.  Meetings will take place on July 18th and August 15th from 5:30 – 6:30 PM at the AHM building, 25 Pendleton Drive in Hebron.  Please take a look at our flyer for more information.

Please feel free to call Megan Aldridge at 860-228-9488 (ext. 17) or email at MeganA@ahmyouth.org with any questions.


 

COALITION FOR A HEALTHY EMPOWERED COMMUNITY

The former AHM Substance Abuse and Violence Prevention Task Force has changed its name to the Coalition for a Healthy Empowered Community, or CHEC.

To read more about this change and to discover more about this Coalition, please visit our main page.  Below, please take a look at our upcoming events and activities.  For more information about the CHEC Coalition, please contact our Project Coordinator, Brendan Grimm, at BrendanG@ahmyouth.org.


Upcoming:  Parents Talk Series

AHM CHEC Coalition presents a discussion series about important topics related to parenting teens.  Please save the dates for the following talks.  No registration is required and all talks are held at the AHM building, 25 Pendleton Drive, in Hebron.  Please call our office at 860-228-9488 for more information.

  • Bullying, Mental Health and Issues Confronting Teens Today:  Tuesday, January 8th, 6:30 – 8:00 PM
  • Prescription Drugs:  Thursday, March 14th, 6:30 – 8:00 PM
  • Topic TBD:  Thursday, May 16th, 6:30 – 8:00 PM

Quick Links

news icon 2We have compiled some helpful articles as resources for you to use.  Here you will find national news stories as well as stories featuring AHM in the news.

survey resultsYouth surveys are conducted every two years to ensure we have accurate information.  Reports and survey presentations can be found here.

resources iconResources for teens and families can be found here.  Links are provided for multiple advocacy groups and “tools” to help spread awareness.

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events iconHere you will find information on current and past events.  We also provide results for such events as our National Take Back Day.

awareness icon 4RALLY information can be found here.  This page highlights the goals of the RALLY group and information on joining.

marijuana awareness iconHere you can access our RALLY Marijuana Awareness Campaign.  Please feel free to distribute these posters as needed.

pills iconExtensive information can be found here on core substances.  We also provide helpful links, tips and tools for your use.