Groups and classes are provided to OCC residents & also open to the community. Referrals from schools, juvenile courts, and other community agencies are encouraged. All classes are held at the OCC training center (located behind the shelter). For more information, click here to download a flyer. To register for any class or if you have any questions, please contact our Groups Coordinator, Tammie Diggs, at (501) 623-5591, ext. 233 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Active Parenting of 5-12 year olds
Educational and interactive program that provides guidance & support to parents/guardians of children ages 5-12.
Active Parenting of Teens
Educational and interactive program that provides guidance & support to parents/guardians, helping to turn challenges of raising a teenager into opportunities for growth.
Educational and interactive program that provides relaxation techniques & coping skills, along with learning how to recognize anger & other emotions, for teens ages 13-17.
The Council for Boys & Young Men / Wise Guys
Strength-based approach to promote healthy development for boys ages 13-18, addressing the physical, emotional and relationship aspects of manhood. Also includes evidence-based reproductive health curriculum.
Girls’ Circle / Sisters Saving Sisters
Encourages girls ages 13-18 in the development of courage, confidence, honesty and communication skills. Also includes evidence-based reproductive health curriculum.
Teaches teens ages 15-18 critical skills they need to know to start on the right track to adulthood.