What is Healthy Relationships Class?
Healthy Relationships is a FREE 8 week class about relationships and sexual health for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. The Healthy Relationships group will give you tools and skills to be safe and happy in your relationships.
Why should I join?
- Meet new people
- Practice communication skills
- Play games
- Learn new safety skills
- Free Rapid and Go!Bus tickets
When is Healthy Relationships Group?
Healthy Relationships Group happens multiple times a year. In 2019, it will happen in Spring, Summer and Fall!
- Spring 2019 Class: Mondays and Wednesdays, 3:00-5:00 pm, April 1-May 22
- Summer 2019 Class: Mondays and Wednesdays, 1-3 pm, June 10-July 31
- Fall 2019 Class: To Be Determined
** We are also partnering with the Arc of Kent County to teach Healthy Relationships at their location. If you wish to sign up for this class, please note in on your sign-up paperwork or contact the facilitator, Sara, directly. Contact information at the end of this page.
- Spring 2019 Class at the Arc of Kent County: Thursdays, 10 am-12 pm, March 28- June 6
Who can sign up for Healthy Relationships?
Men and women (all genders) with intellectual and developmental disabilities who are 16 and older. This group welcomes people of any race, ethnicity, religion, gender identity, and sexual orientation.
Where is Healthy Relationships Group?
YWCA West Central Michigan
25 Sheldon Blvd SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
How can I get there?
FREE Rapid and GO!Bus tickets!
What will I learn about?
- Trust & Safety
- Feelings & Self-Care
- Relationship Boundaries
- Respectful touch
- Healthy & Unhealthy Relationships
- Dating Violence
- Internet & Phone Safety
- Private Body Parts
- Sexual Health
Contact Sara for more information & to sign up:
Sara Rumbarger, LLMSW
Healthy Relationships Facilitator
& WEAVE Program Coordinator
When can I sign up?
Sign up today! You can contact Sara year-round to learn about the Healthy Relationships groups.