Children First classes are scheduled at the Jasper County Health Deparment. This class is for any divorcing/ separating couples who have minor children, and is required by Illinois law. The purpose of the class is to help the parents understand the effects of the divorce/seperation on their children, and to reduce some of the negative consequences of this process.
Children First class is scheduled for morning hours on Wednesday, January 16 from 8:00am to 12:00pm, with registration beginning at 7:30am. Cost of the class is $75.00, due before the class begins. Please do not bring children to this session.
The next class will be Wednesday, February 20 in the afternoon, with times at 3:00pm-7:00pm with registration beginning at 2:30pm. Divorcing parents are required to complete the entire 4 hour session to be certified for the class. You may pre register, or for more information by calling Jasper County Health Department at 618-783-4154.