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Child trauma workshop offered to caregivers

FLINT TWP. — Genesee Health System is offering a Parent Workshop series to teach ways to help children who have experienced trauma which can lead to changes in behavior that interferes with their learning and relationships. The first of four quarterly six-week workshops began Wednesday, January 27 and will continue each week through March 2. A Spring series is set to begin on Wednesday May 4 and continue through June 8, from 10 a.m. to noon. A Fall series will be offered from 5-7 p.m. on Tuesday, September 20 through October 25. The Winter 2017 series begins Wednesday, January 25 through March 1, from 10 a.m. to noon. Material discussed in the training is not appropriate for children. Childcare is not provided. Snacks will be served. Registration forms are provided on the C-A Facebook page at Genesee Health System is located at 1102 Mackin Road. Contact Katherine Boucha at 810-496-5112. — R.S.

SUPER!Center in Flint will remodel Feb. 8-13

FLINT — Secretary of State Ruth Johnson announced today that the Flint Area SUPER!Center, 5512 Fenton Road, will be remodeled Feb. 8-13 with new customer-friendly improvements as part of her commitment to better serving Genesee County customers.

Customers and staff will benefit from renovations that include a larger lobby, an additional MI-TIME Line kiosk, a new customer-friendly counter design, new carpet and an expanded area for Commercial Driver’s License testing. The office is expected to reopen at 9 a.m. on Feb. 16 – the day after the Presidents Day holiday.

“The features that this remodeling project will bring are part of our commitment to continuously improving and providing convenient customer service while being efficient with taxpayer dollars,” Johnson said. “Area residents now can do many transactions with us online at ExpressSOS. com but when they do visit, they can enjoy the benefits of an updated Flint Area SUPER!Center.” offers a convenient alternative for renewing license plates, driver’s licenses and state ID cards. Online license plate renewal allows customers to “print-n-go” by printing a copy of their new registration to use until their tabs arrive in the mail. Easy-to-follow instructions can be found with the renewal notice. Additional services can be done online as well.

Area residents who need Secretary of State services during the remodeling period also may visit the next closest offices:

Flint Downtown, 408 S. Saginaw St.

Davison, 300 N. Main St.

North Oakland Co. PLUS, 7090 Sashabaw Rd., Clarkston

Shiawassee Co. PLUS, 1720 E. M-21, Owosso

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