Kids First Program

Kids First is a 4-hour workshop designed to help address problems and promote reduction of the negative effects of divorce.

The workshop will address:

  • children's needs as marital and family roles change
  • the effects of divorce on children and children's reactions to divorce
  • talking with children about divorce or other changes
  • making decisions about parenting arrangements
  • dealing with conflict without involving children
  • helping children adjust to differences between households

Participants are encouraged to attend the program early in the separtion or divorce process as possible. The cost is $60.00 per person. Financial assistance and scholarships are available for all programs.

Biddeford/Saco Kids First
761-2709
Kids First Center
222 St. John St., Suite 101
Portland, ME 04102

Portland Kids First
761-2709
Kids First Center
222 St. John St., Suite 101
Portland, ME 04102

Topsham Kids First
761-2709
Kids First Center
222 St. John St., Suite 101
Portland, ME 04102

Farmington Kids First
778-6960
Children's Task Force
113 Church Street
Farmington, ME 04938

Lewiston Kids First
783-3990
Advocates for Children
57 Birch Street, Ste 204
Lewiston, ME 04240

Norway/South Paris Kids First
Community Concepts
333-6425
240 Bates Street
Lewiston, ME 04240

Augusta/Waterville/Skowhegan Locations
Kids First-KVCAP
859-1514
97 Water Street
Waterville, ME 04901

Waldo County Kids First
338-2200 x 109
5 Stephenson Lane
Belfast, ME 04915

For dates and times of these programs see, please call the location nearest you or the location that work best for you.

Note: Pre-registration is required. Please call the location nearest you or the location that work best for you.