What is FGST?

EARN $500 FOR COMPLETING THE PROGRAM!

The Families Growing Stronger Together (FGST) program is provided through the support of Georgia Avenue Family Support Collaborative. Utilizing the Effective Black Parenting curriculum and strengthening it with an intensive and comprehensive support component, FGST is a combined support group/parenting class for parents who are 25 years of age or under, or ANY parent who is parenting a child between the ages of 0-12 years of age. The purpose of the group is to build peer relationships, support and parenting skills among participants to. FGST currently works with any parent who is not child welfare involved to build protective factors and to facilitate family strengthening and positive parent-child relationships. Participants receive incentives for continued participation and program completion.

Complete the form below to apply for the program.

What our Participants Say About This Program!

I just wanna thank everyone for all that we done for me and my family . I had an amazing time learning and making new friends .

- 2021 Program Participant

The most helpful part about the program was learning different parenting techniques and hearing of others' experiences. Additionally being held accountable for the changes within my own home.

- 2021 Program Participant

I really appreciated the support from the staff and my peers.

- 2021 Program Participant

The lessons we learned we're really valuable to me. But I also really appreciated the incentives we received to complete the program.

- 2021 Program Participant