About the Program
S.M.I.L.E. stands for Start Making It Livable for Everyone, and it is an educational program for separating or divorcing parents with children under the age of 18. The program covers topics such as:
  • Developmental reactions to divorce
  • Helping children adjust to divorce
  • How Divorce affects children and parents
Most participants respond after the program with positive feedback, stating that they learned a great deal from S.M.I.L.E. The S.M.I.L.E. Program includes a video where children of divorce speak to an interviewer. The program also includes presentation pieces provided by the Circuit Court Judge, The Friend of the Court and the Lenawee Intermediate School District.
Registration for the program is required as space is limited.  Please register by mail, via online registration or phone call to (517) 264-4707.  Thank you!
2016 Schedule
S.M.I.L.E. will convene on the following dates in 2016:
  • March 2, 2016
  • June 9, 2016
  • September 7, 2016
  • December 7, 2016
All sessions are held from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. in the River Raisin Room at:
MSU Extension - Lenawee
1040 South Winter Street
Adrian, MI 49221
Program Sponsors
This program is sponsored by:
  • Lenawee County Circuit Court
  • Lenawee County Friend of the Court
  • L.I.S.D.