Refresh Your Self-Care Routine: Strategies for Resiliency & Relaxation - Thursday, April 8, 2021

We invite you to spend an evening focusing on you. A year into the pandemic, many of us could use a refresh to our self-care routine. Join us to learn about the Science of Stress, ways to elicit the Relaxation Response, plus strategies to effectively manage stress and improve your outlook. Whether you are 16 or 92 years old, this program will have great tips! Free to attend. Sign up HERE.

Training Active Bystanders - May 7th at 2PM

Training Active Bystanders (TAB) teaches how bystanders can interrupt harmful situations and generate positive actions. Learn more and register here.

Safer Homes, Safer Communities - AB Cares Gun Buyback Program - Saturday, May 15, 2021

Make our communities even safer by disposing of any unwanted guns. You'll receive a gift card for each firearm you turn in and help reduce the risk of suicide, accidental discharge, and domestic violence. For more information, visit this site

Easy As Pie! - Thursday, May 20, 2021

Last June, we came together as a community to decorate cookies virtually. It was such an uplifting event that we're doing it again... this time with pie!

Join us on Thursday, May 20th at 7PM as our host, Karen Collins, founder of Bisousweet Confections and A-B United Way Board President, invites us into her kitchen and teaches us all to make key lime pie; it's easier than you might think!. Follow along with your own box of ingredients. More information coming soon!

QPR Suicide Prevention Training - Dates through June 2021

Sign up today for a free virtual training and help save lives: recognize the warning signs of suicide, know how to offer hope, know how to get help and save a life. QPR© (Question-Persuade-Refer) training is free and open to all community members! Find dates and sign-up here.

Annual Meeting - Tuesday, June 8, 2021

Save the date for Acton-Boxborough United Way’s Annual Meeting. We will announce our 3-year strategic roadmap, highlighting plans for the community around our focus areas of Mental Health, Early Childhood Success, Financial Stability, and Racial Justice. Come discover opportunities to engage as we work to mobilize the caring power of community!

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