Awarded FY 21 MOTA Grant Calvert HEED (Help Educate to Eliminate Diabetes) FREE WEBINAR SERIES

  • December 15, 2020 | 06:00 - 7:30 PM Diabetes: Parenting a Child with Diabetes Impact on the Family & Parenting Strategies Sonia Hinds & Goldberg Family
  • January 19, 2021 | 06:00 - 7:30 PM Diabetes: Impact on Education and Role of Spirituality Sonia Hinds, School Nurse, Spiritual Leader
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Welcome to Barstow Acres Children's Center

Barstow Acres Children’s Center provides a full continuum of evidence-based programs and services designed to promote the health and well-being of children, adults, and families. Our programs are family, school, and community-based and target multiple levels of need – from prevention programs that promote positive behaviors and decrease negative behaviors, to highly-targeted programs designed for at-risk children and teens. Our programs are designed to stabilize and help clients recover from challenges in ways that ultimately strengthen the community.

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We Offer the Following Programs

Through our programs and services, we strive to help our clients reach their full potential by promoting positive youth development, physical health, positive relationships, healthy community, and emotional well-being.

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Featured Products

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        Looking for interesting exercises to do with your children in hopes of deepening your bond and educating them about mental health? With the purchase of this calendar, you can be supplied monthly tasks and idea’s to help educate and achieve your goals.

        The calendar includes a webinar for two CEU credits.

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        Want to create an environment that helps your children have a healthy understanding of emotions? Identifying emotions can be difficult for children, teenagers and even adults. With the purchase of this hoodie you will help your children learn how to identify tough emotions simply by asking them to point how they are feeling. Deepen your connection and understanding with your children, while offering support to local mental health facility.

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Thanks to the Elks Club in Calvert County for hosting a Golf Tournament to benefit our non- profit children's mental health center, Barstow Acres Children's Center. We appreciate you!!! ~Sonia Hinds, Executive Director, and LaShann Freeman, LCPC, MSW

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