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“I Need to Talk to You”

𝐏𝐚𝐫𝐞𝐧𝐭𝐬! π‡πžπ«πžβ€™π¬ 𝐭𝐨𝐝𝐚𝐲𝐬 𝐓𝐒𝐩 𝐨𝐟 𝐭𝐑𝐞 πƒπšπ²! πŸ’‘ ⁣
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Have their attention before you speak. If you are too busy to stop what you are doing to speak to them, and end up just yelling from the next room – it is likely that your teenager will be too busy to stop what they are doing to listen to you. πŸ‘€β£
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Instead, if you want them to hear you, look them in the eye. Tell them, “𝘐 𝘯𝘦𝘦π˜₯ 𝘡𝘰 𝘡𝘒𝘭𝘬 𝘡𝘰 𝘺𝘰𝘢.” Get in the habit of giving your child your undivided attention and have them do the same in return! ⁣
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What’s a piece of advice you’d share with other parents, that helps you and your children communicate? πŸ€”

We Did It – Our Mission Leaves Us Speechless

October 10, 2023

Last Thursday was truly remarkable! To see so many people band together on behalf of our mission leaves us speechless. No amount of words can get across the immense gratitude that we feel for each and every one of you who attended, donated, volunteered, and…

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SOLD OUT – See You All There

October 5, 2023

Tickets are SOLD OUT! πŸ€―πŸ˜†πŸ™ŒπŸΎ We can’t wait to see you all there! There’s still opportunity to take part in our mission by bidding in our silent auction here: https://theyunion.org/gala/

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Restorative 101 – The Conversational Breakdown

September 28, 2023

Wellness Wednesday Restorative 101 – The Conversational Breakdown

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A Prelude To Our 20th Anniversary Gala

September 25, 2023

Still on a high from our Open House πŸ™ŒπŸΎ Much gratitude to all of our partners, staff, volunteers, and everyone who came out to support πŸ™πŸΎπŸ©΅ The impact we strive to make on Detroit is only strengthened with every helping hand. This is just the…

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Restorative Parenting 101 (Part 2)

September 21, 2023

Wellness Wednesday Parental Advisory – Restorative Parenting 101 (Part 2)

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Restorative 1 on 1 – Part 1

September 13, 2023

Wellness Wednesday – Parental Advisory Restorative 1 on 1 (Part 1)

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Monday Motivation – 3 C’s Of Parenting

August 29, 2023

3 C’s of Parenting: Be Clear, Concise, and Consistent: Parenting can be hard, but by following the three C’s – be clear, concise, and consistent – you can make it easier! #mondaymotivation #YouthDevelopment #TheYunion #LovingYouth #UnitingFamilies #parentingtips #parentinggoals

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Detroit’s Young Minds Are Blossoming – Youth Development

August 25, 2023

πŸŒŸπŸ”‹ What a remarkable summer it’s been! πŸŒžπŸ’Ό Our partnership with @gdytdetroit & @dunamiscleanenergy / @dunamischarge brought unforgettable experiences. Langston from our Workforce Development Program thrived with Dunamis Clean Energy, connecting with their team members and sharing invaluable insights at summer’s end. πŸš€πŸŒ± His “Learning…

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Mental Health Awareness – Adverse Child Experiences

August 24, 2023

Wellness Wednesday Mental Health Awareness – Adverse Child Experiences (ACE’s)

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Talk to β€˜Em Tuesday – Connecting With Our Kids

August 23, 2023

It’s Tuesday, time for Talk to β€˜Em Tuesday! We all know it’s back-to-school time. Let’s start the year off right by connecting with our kids. Ask them: What are you looking forward to most about this school year? #TheYunion #backtoschool2023 #TalkToEm

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Giving Your Children Love – Parenting Teens And Tweens

August 22, 2023

Giving Your Children Love: Don’t Make This Regret Take time to show your children that you love and care for them. Don’t regret not showing them how important they are this Motivational Monday. #motivationalmonday #loveyourchildren #noregrets #parentingteensandtweens #TheYunion #LovingYouth #UnitingFamilies https://www.facebook.com/reel/817647063398972

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Life Leaders Experience – Empowering Youth

August 18, 2023

πŸŽ“πŸŒŸ Cheers to Alana Parker and Dalaila Davis for an incredible Life Leaders journey! πŸ™ŒπŸ“š Their summer wrapped up on August 10th, with impactful presentations reflecting their growth and learnings. πŸŒ±πŸŽ‰ Feedback from peers and instructors was heartening, showcasing Alana’s Dalaila’s remarkable progress! πŸ‘πŸ’« We’re…

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Wellness Wednesday – School Traumatic

August 17, 2023

Is Going Back to School Traumatic

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You’re Invited To The Yunion’s Private Open House Event

August 16, 2023

πŸŽ‰ You’re Invited to The Yunion’s Private Open House Event! πŸŽ‰ Celebrate our 20th Anniversary with us as we introduce you to: New Doors with the Same Mission. Witness our youth shine on stage. Tour our mission-driven space. And get some FREE FOOD! Enjoy lunch…

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The Yunion’s 20th Anniversary Gala

August 12, 2023

Unveiling a night to remember: The Yunion’s 20th Anniversary Gala! πŸ₯‚βœ¨ – Hosted by Van Lathan 🎀 – Performance by Damien Escobar 🎻 – Wisdom and insight from Hill Harper πŸ“– πŸ“ One Campus Martius, 16th Floor πŸ“… October 5th, 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM…

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The Cave Of Adullam Transformational Training Academy

August 11, 2023

πŸ”™πŸŽ€ Throwback to an unforgettable day when @fortune5hun dropped by to show support for The Cave! πŸ™ŒπŸŽΆ Our teenagers were thrilled by the coaching session, and the energy was electric! ⚑🌟 Huge thanks for the incredible experience πŸ”₯ Video by: The Cave of Adullam Transformational…

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