Dade City – The Healthy Families Pasco-Hernando program of Pasco Kids First is holding a Mommies, Daddies and Me group on Wednesday, April 11th at the Dade City Women’s Club located at 37922 Palm Ave from 12pm – 2pm.

Local author, Latonya Marshall will be presenting about her story as written in her book Broken for Purpose: Unmasking my Faith. Marshall is a 29 year old single mother of two sons and a daughter. She was born in Lacoochee and moved city to city to stay with her single mom and 3 brothers. She talks about the sexual abuse she endure by her father between the ages of 6 and 10 and how this impacted her decisions going forward. Marshall spent 5 years in prison on an assault charge. She will share how her faith helped her with overcoming challenges of all of the years or pain, deceit and bullying by breaking the silence. Healthy Families will provide a light lunch and children’s activity with child care. For more information and to RSVP, contact Sierra Johnson at 352-583-6236.