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Virtual Group: KINnect Relative Caregivers of Children

September 28 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Please continue to join us for this opportunity to connect with other relative caregivers who are the primary caregivers of their grandchildren, nieces, and nephews as a way to share the joys and challenges of being a relative caregiver. Our meetings will continue to be held virtually on the 4th Thursday of every month from 11 am-12 pm. Join us!

Here are the monthly topics:

  • September 28: Pattie Lomas from the CJ Lomas Recovery Foundation will be our speaker on the topics of prevention, education, and family support when your family member is experiencing addiction. Patti has been advocating for prevention, education, and family support in regard to the disease of addiction for the past 8 years. Patti lost her son CJ in 2012 due to a heroin addiction. She is the Co-founder of the CJ Lomas Recovery Foundation located in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. A nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to assisting individuals in their recovery programs as well as providing support for friends and families touched by addiction. Patti Lomas will be joining our call to listen to your experiences and offer support, resources, and information regarding the frustration of addiction.
  • October 26: Open Discussion
  • November 30: Money Management 101 for Kids
  • December 28: Holiday-Related Resources/Open Discussion

You will need to have an internet connection, computer, or phone with the free Zoom app, a webcam, and a microphone. Please contact pgodsell@cclse.org with questions.

This group is offered through the Wisconsin Family Connections Center, a program funded by the Wisconsin Department of Children and Families.


Wisconsin Family Connections Center