Parent Aide provides home-based intervention for at-risk families while focusing on effective skills for healthy parenting. Our expertly trained Parent Aides strengthen the family unit, encouraging problem solving, bonding, and skill building within the family.
Treatment may last up to 12 months with case management. Available in Forsyth, Stokes and Surry counties.
Fathers and father figures learn basic parenting skills, what it means to be a father, how to develop healthy relationships, how to improve physical and mental health. Referrals and case management will also be provided.
Free. Classes held in Forsyth and Guilford counties. Dinner and limited transportation provided.
"PEP Classes" are a 12-week parenting class for parents at risk of abuse or neglect. The class is designed to promote empathy, discipline with dignity, self-worth and empowerment. Topics include Ages and Stages of Growth, Alternatives to Spanking, Developing Family Values/Rules & Positive ways to Deal with Stress.
Free. Referrals by court order, professionals, or families.
Co-Parenting for Healthy Children is an evidenced base comprehensive course for parents to deal with the challenges of separation. The course is designed to strengthen the parent-child relationship, enhance parenting skills to create healthy children, and provide parents with knowledge and awareness about factors affecting children during the separation transition. Objectives for the course include making a plan for shared parenting, reducing co-parent conflict, parenting skills to reduce stress, handling stress and building a support network.
Fee for class. Registration required.