Yunion1

High Point / Low Point

Hey parents! Have you heard of this technique? ๐Ÿค”
โฃ
High Point / Low Point is a great way for you to engage your children in conversation and find out what theyโ€™re feeling and why they feel what they feel. ๐Ÿ’™โฃ
โฃ
Itโ€™s so important for our children to feel heard and understood. ๐˜›๐˜ฉ๐˜ฆ๐˜บ ๐˜ด๐˜ฉ๐˜ฐ๐˜ถ๐˜ญ๐˜ฅ ๐˜ง๐˜ฆ๐˜ฆ๐˜ญ ๐˜ค๐˜ฐ๐˜ฎ๐˜ง๐˜ฐ๐˜ณ๐˜ต๐˜ข๐˜ฃ๐˜ญ๐˜ฆ ๐˜ต๐˜ฐ ๐˜ค๐˜ฐ๐˜ฎ๐˜ฆ ๐˜ต๐˜ฐ ๐˜ถ๐˜ด ๐˜ธ๐˜ช๐˜ต๐˜ฉ ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜บ ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜ฅ ๐˜ข๐˜ญ๐˜ญ ๐˜ช๐˜ฎ๐˜ฑ๐˜ฐ๐˜ณ๐˜ต๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜ต ๐˜ช๐˜ฏ๐˜ง๐˜ฐ! โฃ
โฃ
Listen as our Program Director Ronald Lee Jr. (Mr. Ron) explains.โฃ
โฃ
Do you have any tips for engaging with your kiddos in conversation? Leave a suggestion below!๐Ÿ‘‡
#familiesareforever #familiesforblacklives #empoweringyouth

Learn New Career Pathways

April 19, 2023

Ceo @mrjasonowilson had the pleasure of taking a group of 12 boys from @cave313 to St. Louis! Thank you @1stphorm for making this trip happen! Our teenage group was excited to see their awe-inspiring facility, and learn new career pathways!

Read More

Social Justice For Life 2023 – Boys Hope Girls Hope

April 15, 2023

The Yunion is once again partnering with Boys Hope Girls Hope (BHGH) for the next 6 weeks in our signature Social Justice for Life program, an exiciting opportunity for Scholars to merge life and employability skills with social justice education. Scholars who qualify and complete…

Read More

Friday Parent Check-in

April 14, 2023

Friday Parent Check-in

Read More

Wellness Wednesday – Restorative Equals Relationships

April 13, 2023

Restorative equals Relationships

Read More

Parenting Tip – Tuesday

April 12, 2023

๐Ÿ“ข ๐—ฃ๐—ฎ๐—ฟ๐—ฒ๐—ป๐˜๐˜€, itโ€™s #parentingtiptuesday let’s talk about effective communication with our teens! ๐Ÿ—ฃ๏ธ As parents, we understand how important it is to communicate effectively in general but lets focus effective communication with our children especially during our teens’ most challenging years. Here are three barriers…

Read More

5 Tips To Work Through Conflict With Your Teen

April 6, 2023

Parents๐Ÿ‘‹, are you struggling with conflicts with your teen? Don’t worry, it’s normal! Here are 5๏ธโƒฃ tips on how to work through it together: ๐Ÿ‘‰ Listen to your teenโ€™s views and try to sort out conflict calmly. Remember: everyone gets stressed! ๐Ÿ‘‰ Never discuss an…

Read More

Mental Health Awareness

March 31, 2023

We are thrilled to announce that our nonprofit has received support from the Ethel and James Flinn Foundation to increase mental health resources in our community! ๐Ÿ™Œ This incredible foundation has provided us with the resources needed to offer trainings, mental health referrals, and counseling…

Read More

Youth Empowerment – Learning and Innovation

March 29, 2023

Let’s give it up for our youth participants who had a blast during our Talent Tour event with Detroit Hives at the MSU-Detroit Partnership for Learning and Innovation (DPFLI) center! ๐ŸŽ‰ We’re so proud of the 18 engaged youth from our Career Readiness program who…

Read More

Women’s History Month – Inspiring Women

March 28, 2023

Happy Women’s History Month! ๐ŸŽ‰ Today, we want to give a shoutout to Dionna Jackson, a woman who has been making a difference in the community since 2012. Dionna started with the Yunion as a Life Guide and now serves as The Yunionโ€™s Executive Assistant.…

Read More

Friday Yunion Parent Check-in

March 24, 2023

Friday Yunion Parent Check-in

Read More

Wellness Wednesday – Mental Health Awareness

March 23, 2023

Mental Health Awareness – Youth Mental Health: Myths, Misunderstandings, Missed Opportunities

Read More

Social Media Awareness

March 23, 2023

Thank you @maxstossel for the phenomenal work you do around Social Media awareness. We had a great day of encouragement and learning about social media! Students, staff, and parents all had the opportunity to participate. Max shared comprehensive research about social media and its effects…

Read More

Friday Yunion Parent Check-In

March 17, 2023

Friday Yunion Parent Check-In

Read More

Healthy Parenting – Boundaries

March 17, 2023

Parents ๐Ÿ‘‹, Did you hear ๐Ÿ‘‚ Mr. Ron is out here using the โ€œBโ€ word๐Ÿคฌ Yes, he is out here encouraging parents to establishโ€ฆ. BOUNDARIES! We know setting boundaries may seem like a daunting task, but trust us, it’s worth it! By establishing clear limits…

Read More

Wellness Wednesday – Trauma Informed Parenting

March 16, 2023

Trauma Informed Parenting

Read More

Womenโ€™s History Month

March 15, 2023

Parents, itโ€™s Womenโ€™s History Month! Have you heard of Wangari Maathai? She is the first African Woman tie win the Noble Peace Prize. Wangari Maathai was a Kenyan social, environmental and a political activist and the first African woman to win the Nobel Peace Prize.…

Read More

Blog Categories

SEARCH THIS BLOG: