The free parenting classes offered by the Sussex County Family Success Center at Project Self-Sufficiency this summer have been rescheduled.  Classes for parents of children ages 0 – 5 will now be held on Tuesdays, July 22nd - August 19th.  Parents of children ages 6 – 10 are invited to attend workshops on Wednesdays, July 23rd – August 20th.  Participants will learn about the different stages of physical and emotional development during childhood, as well as techniques for positive discipline and improved communication.  The sessions are free and open to the public; childcare will be provided.   All classes run from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.  The agency is located at 127 Mill Street in Newton.  Pre-registration is required.

The Family Success Center at Project Self-Sufficiency is a program of support offered to all families.  In addition to parenting skills training, local families can participate in family activities, receive information about health and nutrition, take part in economic self-sufficiency programs, receive legal education, obtain referrals, and other services throughout the year.   To register for the free parenting workshops, to discuss your parenting needs, or to find out more about other programs and services available at the Sussex County Family Success Center at Project Self-Sufficiency, call 973-940-3500, or visit