Cape Cod Challenger Club

POP(Playing On Purpose) Family Play Sessions

“This three-year grant in the amount of $52,560 will support delivery of Playing on Purpose (POP) workshops. Designed for 3-8 year old children and their parents, POP’s weekly sessions use structured play to build social/emotional skills like relationship building, emotional literacy, self-regulation and problem solving.”

CATEGORY: Programs & Services
LOCATION: Osterville, MA
AMOUNT: $52,560 over Three Years
YEAR AWARDED: 2017
WEBSITE: http://www.capecodchallenger.org


Helping Students Deal with Mental Health Challenges

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