|PARENT EDUCATION CLASSES
|LOVE AND LOGIC THE NURTURING PARENTING Child Advocacy Services of the Treasure Valley 912 12th Avenue, Suite 204 Nampa, Idaho 83651 Ph: (208) 475-4614 or 407-1080 www.ChildAdvocacyServices.org
||Love and Logic gives parents practical ideas about setting limits and teaching kids to make responsible choices. Parents learn to keep their sense of humor and raise children who are self-confident and motivated. Subjects include: choices, ownership of the problem, setting limits, consequences, empathic responses, empowering your children, learning from mistakes, and problem solving. A six module program designed by the Love and Logic Institute; Classes are ongoing. The Nurturing Parent is great for young families who have little parenting skills. Price includes online testing. Eight to twelve modules, depending on age of children.
||Fee: Love and Logic $12.50 per person per class, plus one-time $12.50 book feeFee: Nurturing Parent $15.00 per person per class, plus one-time $15.00 book fee
|HOME VISITING PROGRAM PARENTS ANONYMOUS Family Advocates 920 Main Street, 2nd floor Caldwell, Idaho 83605 Ph: (208) 345-3344 www.StrongAndSafe.org
||The Home Visiting Program is for parents of children age newborn to five years old; home visitors work with the parent in the home to develop parenting skills and techniques. Parents learn how to enhance their child’s brain development and strengthen the parent-child bond; parents develop effective and age appropriate discipline. Available in Spanish. Parents Anonymous is a family group that meets to share and support one another. Families meet together with their children and other families, enjoy free dinner, and then the children go to their own group (children’s groups include fun, therapeutic activities) while parents meet with trained facilitators and other parents to offer support, feedback on parenting, challenges, resources, etc. Meals and groups are free.
|TFP THERAPEUTIC SERVICES P.O. Box V 390 NE 2nd Ave. Ontario, OR 97914 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org www.tfpservices.org
||TFP offers a parenting class that is developed and presented to empower parents by providing new tools to build effectiveness in the task of parenting. 12 Week Course Two hour classes on Tuesday and Thursday evenings Dinner is provided
||Fees: Free + $15 workbook Eligibility: Parents of children of all ages. Intake: By appointment
|THE FAMILY PLACE Idaho Department of Health and Welfare, Region III 3402 Franklin Road Caldwell, Idaho 83605 Ph: (208) 455-7016
||Includes assessment, group classes, and family coaching; Model Program through Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention; appropriate for parents of teens (age 10-17)
||Fees: Time and Effort (no financial fee, but class is intensive, includes meetings, family sessions, assessment, etc.) *Preferably NO Court order due to demand on family
|LOVE AND LOGIC Catholic Charities of Idaho Nampa Family Strengthening Center 847 Park Centre, Suite 7 Nampa, Idaho 83605 Ph: (208) 466-9926 www.CCIdaho.org
||Love and Logic curriculum. Classes in English and Spanish; provide childcare and dinner; offered in the fall and spring, 6-8 week course
|LOVE AND LOGIC Rose Advocates Weiser, Payette, McCall, Council, Cascade, Emmett Ph: (208) 414-1231 www.RoseAdvocates.org
||Love and Logic curriculum. Will modify program curriculum to fit individual needs. Small classes or one on one sessions. 8 Week Course, Open Enrollment
||Fee: $20/person for book. Will slide fee if needed. Eligibility: For parents of children of all ages
|SECRETS OF CO-PARENTING Kristie Browning 1412 W. Washington Boise, ID 83702 Ph: (208) 331-4511 Fax: (208) 367-9242 email@example.com
||Dynamic, interactive class specifically designed to deliver co-parent education. Topics include the capacity for awareness and operating with the other parent, intention, listening, and responding – all relating to co-parent interaction. Parents are given tools and skills to apply and use in their lives. Parents attend classes separately. 4 hours per class, 1-2 classes per parent *Consider sending parents who are at an impasse back to mediation following this class.
||Fee: $45 per class per parent