Family Programs

Parent Workshops and Trainings

Services to families are offered in a variety of ways. Topics may include:

  • Positive Discipline
  • Communication and Social Skill Development
  • Stress Management
  • Toilet Training
  • Literacy
  • First Aid and CPR
  • Nutrition
  • Dental Care
  • Child Safety
  • Parent Education Classes

Information regarding topics dates and location is sent to families prior to the presentation or training.

Hanen Parent Programs

The Hanen Programs are for parents to help their child enhance their speech, language and social skills.  One day workshops on a variety of topics and eight informative small group sessions are offered to parents. All session are facilitated by a Hanen Certified speech-language pathologist.

Parent PLUS (Project for Learning and Using Skills)

Parent PLUS is a parent education and support program for parents who are cognitively limited and/or received special education services when in school. The program consists of a 12 week training course covering basic parenting topics. The program curriculum uses materials from a variety of sources including formal program curricula that have been developed for parents who have developmental disabilities. Follow-up home visits are provided as needed. A referral is needed to enroll.