Healing in the Village: A Gathering for Parents and Families in the Greater Boston Area

Saturday, December 10, 2016 - 10:00am to 4:30pm
Boston, MA
Healing in the Village: A Gathering for Parents and Families in the Greater Boston Area

On Saturday, December 10, 2016, COSEBOC and CPLAN will host a day long Gathering in Boston MA for Parents and Families on "Healing in the Village." This special gathering will provide a safe space for Parents to share, converse, strategize and render solutions that will aid in the healing process.

For Parents Only

There is no cost for this Gathering, but registration is required. Morning coffee, lunch & afternoon snacks, and childcare are included. Open to parents, children, and teens living in the Greater Boston area. If you would like more information on how to register for your family or parents/youth in your organization, please email healinginthevillage@gmail.com. If you are an educator or professional that works with families, children, and youth, please join us on Friday December 9th at Trauma in the Village.

Please join us for this FREE workshop, where:

Families and children will participate in a series on engaging session focused on coping with trauma, loss and grief

Sessions will be facilitated by a host of clinicians, community professionals and community leaders whom are knowledgeable about trauma informed care

Sessions will include activities for children, using Yoga, Art & Spoken Word Modules

A special conversation will be facilitated by parents who have lost a child to a traumatic event


There is no cost for this Gathering, but registration is required
To register, please email healinginthevillage@gmail.com
Morning coffee, lunch & afternoon snacks included

Date and Venue

Saturday, December 10, 2016, 10:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Boston, MA (Location to be provided upon registration, please email healinginthevillage@gmail.com)

Thank you to our Sponsors

  • The Boston Foundation - Main Sonsor
  • Barr Foundation
  • Boston Celtics Shamrock Foundation
  • Boston Public Schools
  • Boston Compact
  • Big Picture Learning
  • Eastern Bank Foundation
  • Mass Housing
  • Massachusetts Charter Public School Association
  • New Profit, Inc.
  • Partners Healthcare

This Gathering is Hosted by

  • The Coalition of Schools Educating Boys of Color (COSEBOC)
  • Collaborative Parent Leadership Action Network (CPLAN)

"Healing in the Village" for Parents and Families