Health, Families and Finances

Click here to see all classes offered for 2022-2023

Supporting Families and Children Processing Scary and Violent Events

 

Young Children  
  • Talking to Children About Scary events (English and Spanish) as part of our Parenting the Preschooler series.
  • Death and Grief in Parenting the Preschooler may also be appropriate.
Elementary Teens Authored by: Anne CS Clarkson, MPH, PhD, Senior Outreach Specialist, Human Development & Relationships Institute, UW-Madison, Division of Extension

 

Parenting Education Opportunities

UW-Madison, Division of Extension, Barron County is a reliable resource for parent education.  We offer a variety of parenting educational opportunities and resources.  If you do not see what you need please contact Missy Bablick at 715-537-6254 or missy.bablick@wisc.edu, and we will do our best to connect you with the resources or education you are seeking.

Positive Parenting Program Education

Positive Parenting Program for Children 0-12

Positive Parenting Program for Children 12-16

Education for parents with young children (4-7)

Raising a Thinking Child Classes

Supporting parents through change

Parents Forever (Co-Parenting) Classes

Father Education

Focus on Fathers

Anywhere Dads Podcast

Building Strong Families

online resources

E-Parenting online resources

Other parenting resources 

Financial Education Opportunities

Wellness

WeCOPE

  • This interactive program helps adults cope with stress & difficult times.
  • WeCOPE has been shown to reduce stress and depression, increase positive affect, and improve healthy behaviors.
  • Managing life’s challenges in healthy ways allows participants to take better care of themselves and others.
  • This 7 week program meets via Zoom once a week for 1 hour.
  • Participants gain the most from the program when they are able to practice skills between sessions

October 12th – November 23rd 

Wednesdays Noon to 1:00PM

 Cost: FREE

Register here upcoming WeCOPE class

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Contact Missy Bablick to schedule a training series with your staff, organization, or volunteer group.

Phone: 715-537-6254

Email: missy.bablick@wisc.edu

 

 

Pressure Canner Testing and Food Safety

Free Pressure Canner lid testing available

Country Lane Farmers Market Canner Lid Testing schedule 2022

Call for an appointment

Missy Bablick
335 E Monroe Avenue, Room 2206
Barron, WI 54812-1540
Phone: 715-537-6254
Email: missy.bablick@wisc.edu

UW Extension Publications – Food preservation

Food safety and health resources

Bridge to Self-Sufficiency

Home and Community Education

Contact Information

If you have any questions regarding Health, Family & Finance programming and resources in Barron County, please contact:

Missy Bablick
Human Development Relationship Educator
Barron County – UW Extension
335 E Monroe Avenue, Room 2206
Barron, WI 54812-1540
Phone: 715-537-6254
Fax: 715-537-6814
Email: missy.bablick@wisc.edu