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    Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
    18th Street Development Corporation - Parenting ProgramProvides support group, child development, child discipline and developing relationships with children. There is an 13-week mandatory attendance curriculum entitled "Strengthening Multi-Cultural Families and Communities." Facilitators are both trained in the curriculum and have experience in childcare (parent and teacher). Parenting program open to any caregiver raising a child not their own.Philadelphia18th Street Development Corporation - South Philadelphia18th Street Development Corporation
    A Baby's Breath - Parenting ClassesABB can support you through the parenting journey with topics like Baby Basics, Nutrition, and Discipline. Meet individually or in a group to learn about responsible parenting and goal setting.DelawareWayne OfficeA Baby's Breath
    A Baby's Breath - Parenting Classes - CollegevilleExperts in their fields provide free instruction on a variety of topics including budgeting, parenting techniques, childhood illnesses, safety. We continue to help mothers, fathers and families by setting goals and finding a place where they are no longer in crisis.MontgomeryCollegeville OfficeA Baby's Breath
    Abington Community Task Force (ACT) - Parenting ProgramsWith the safety and well-being of children and youth as its focus, the Abington Community Taskforce keeps families informed of various parenting support and educational opportunities in the Abington-Rockledge community.MontgomeryAbington Community Task Force (ACT)) - Montgomery; AbingtonAbington Community Task Force (ACT)
    ACLAMO Family Centers - Family ServicesLinks expectant mothers to early prenatal care/birth preparation. Connects moms and kids to health insurance and needed health services. Program also offers parenting and child development workshops, screening and counseling and connects young children to early learning and early intervention resources.MontgomeryACLAMO Family Centers - Montgomery; NorristownACLAMO Family Centers
    ACLAMO Family Centers - Family Services - PottstownLinks expectant mothers to early prenatal care/birth preparation. Connects moms and kids to health insurance and needed health services. Program also offers parenting and child development workshops, screening and counseling and connects young children to early learning and early intervention resources.MontgomeryACLAMO PottstownACLAMO Family Centers
    Cumberland/Perry Nurse-Family PartnershipThe Nurse-Family Partnership is a program for women having their first baby. A nurse will provide weekly or bi-weekly home visitation services throughout the pregnancy and will continue until the baby is two years old. The nurse can assist with the mother's specific needs, like helping her to understand her health and her baby's health, making the home a safe place, involving family and friends, and receiving information on community services.CumberlandSadler Health Center CorporationSadler Health Center Corporation
    Educating Communities for Parenting - Youth Development ProgramsYouth Development Programs provide parenting and non-parenting youth a venue for accessing their personal circumstances, exploring their own issues of wellness and self-care, and participating in the healthy development of themselves by controlling and eliminating abusive and damaging behaviors: - Power to Parent Pregnant and parenting teen classes cover such topics as child development, nurturing techniques, positive methods of discipline, stress and anger management, healthy communications, goal setting, life skills, self-esteem, advocacy, and building healthy support networks. - Empowerment Zone Classes assist to enhance levels of performance and improve how youth and teens progress in school, develop life skills and practice non-violent behavior. Participants are encouraged to engage in more positive interactions with facilitators and develop healthy relationships with their families and friends. Courses are designed to empower participants, encourage leadership and address social and life skill development, and to increase personal responsibility and healthy behaviors.PhiladelphiaEducating Communities for Parenting - Philadelphia; Center CityEducating Communities for Parenting
    Families Forward Philadelphia - Transitional HousingTransitional Housing moves families toward self-sufficiency by providing a variety of programs and workshops. Programs available include: - Health and Nutrition - Driver's Education - Parenting Skills - GED Preparation - Life Skills (such as stress management, communication skills, and conflict resolution) - Money Management - Home Maintenance - Computer Training Workshops provide information on: -Careers - Work Ethics - Resume Writing - Computer Applications - Interviewing Skills - Dressing for Success - Job Training - Employment ResourcesPhiladelphiaFamilies Forward Philadelphia - Philadelphia; West PhiladelphiaFamilies Forward Philadelphia
    Family House NOW - Long-Term Residential Treatment - NorristownLong-Term Residential Treatment provides a treatment-oriented living experience for women and/or mothers experiencing mental illness and chemical dependence. Programs available address: - Drug/Alcohol Addiction - Mental Illness - Life Skills - Parenting Skills - Prevention and Intervention For ChildrenMontgomeryNorristown CenterFamily House NOW
    Family House NOW - Residential Substance Abuse Treatment ProgramResidential Substance Abuse Treatment Program is a residential treatment program for homeless, pregnant and parenting women with co-occurring disorders of mental illness/drug abuse. Services available include: - Individual and Group Therapy (that includes addiction/mental health recovery) - Life Skills - Parenting Skills - Weekly Psychiatric Services - On-site PreschoolPhiladelphiaResources for Human Development - Philadelphia; West Philadelphia (North 48th Street)Resources for Human Development
    Family Resources Parent Teen Conflict ProgramThe Parent-Teen Conflict Program offers crisis intervention, assessment, in-home counseling, advocacy, and problem solving and coping strategies to help parents and teen or pre-teens manage conflict.AlleghenyFamily Resources Parent Teen Conflict ProgramFamily Resources
    Family Services of Montgomery County - Guiding Good ChoicesGuiding Good Choices is a five week parenting program that assists parents in learning about developmental stages and other factors in the home, school and community that put their children at risk for abusing drugs and alcohol. The skills learned through this intervention help parents reduce those risks and develop stronger family bonds.MontgomeryFamily Services of Montgomery County - Montgomery; EaglevilleFamily Services of Montgomery County
    Genesis Pregnancy Care Center - Pregnancy ServicesPregnant or think you might be pregnant? Need help or someone to talk to? You've come to the right place! Loving, compassionate Client Advisors are here to help you make good choices. All our services are free and confidential. We understand this is a scary time in your life as there are many uncertainties and questions that need answers. We are women helping women—we understand your concerns and your situation. Many of us have faced the same situation you are facing today. We will help you find answers to some of life's toughest questions. Genesis PCC provides confidential services to women including pregnancy tests, options counseling (parenting, adoption and abortion) by Client Advisors, community referrals, advice on healthy relationships, maternity clothing, baby clothing, equipment and supplies, and Healthy Start baby formula needs from hospital discharge to the mother's appointment with WIC (Women, Infants and Children) program. We do NOT offer medical services or prenatal care.MontgomeryGenesis Pregnancy Care Center - Montgomery; PottstownGenesis Pregnancy Care Center
    NewBorn Concepts - Parenting ClassesCheck out our website for classes like Starting Solids and Returning to Work for parenting with young babies.Chester*Main Site (NewBorn Concepts)NewBorn Concepts
    Parent to Parent NetworkingLinks families of children and adults with disabilities or special needs by providing peer support and mentoring.Parent to Parent of Pennsylvania-South Central RegionParent to Parent of Pennsylvania
    Philadelphia Family Pride - LGBT ParentingA community where LGBT Families achieve equality because they are recognized, accepted, and respected. To reach this end Philadelphia Family Pride will strengthen its role as the regional LGBT Parenting organization by securing the resources to fulfill its mission, demanding equality, heightening awareness through education, and respecting diversity.MontgomeryPhiladelphia Family Pride - Philadelphia; West PhiladelphiaPhiladelphia Family Pride
    Real AlternativesHotline provides information and referral to comprehensive alternatives to abortion services for pregnant women and assistance to new parents with infants through a statewide network of pregnancy support centers, social service agencies, adoption agencies and maternity homes. Services provided include: - Counseling - Pregnancy Test Kits - Maternity & baby clothing, food and diapers - Temporary shelter - Pregnancy, childbirth & parenting classes - Information and referral - Chastity Education - Adoption information - Medical referrals - Assistance with education & career decisionsDauphinReal AlternativesReal Alternatives
    Special Kids Network - Southeast - Information and Referral HelplineThe Pennsylvania Department of Health’s Special Kids Network provides free information and referral services through a statewide helpline dedicated to assisting families of children and youth with special needs. The Special Kids Network Helpline can connect you to local resources if you call our toll-free number, 1-800-986-4550, or visit the SKN Help in PA web site and searchable resource database, Children with special health care needs include children who are at increased risk for chronic physical, developmental, behavioral or emotional conditions. This includes chronic conditions or illnesses such as cerebral palsy, developmental delays, ADHD, depression, asthma, sickle cell anemia, autism and cystic fibrosis.Dauphin*Main Site (Special Kids Network)Special Kids Network - Southeastern Pennsylvania Region
    Tioga County Department of Human Services - Effective Safe Parenting Program (ESP)An intensive specialized children and youth program that works closely with parents with substance abuse concerns, caretakers, and providers to assist in maintaining the family unit or to return children to their homes as soon as possible. A registered nurse that will assist with the physical health of the family. Participants also have the ability to participate in other programs such as therapeutic programs and Family Group Decision Making.TiogaTioga County Department of Human Services - Community Outreach Residential (CORe)Tioga County Department of Human Services
    Upper Bucks Parenting Center - Educational WorkshopsEducational workshops are structured programs that provide parents information on specific topics and skills of emotionally healthy parenting. Parents become familiar with the use of helpful tips and tools which are consistent with meeting their children's and family's needs. They are also introduced to the foundational information which underlies the effective use of these skills. There is the opportunity for parents to share their stories and hear other parents' perspectives as well as gain an understanding about the principles related to the workshop topic. These workshops are lead by two Certified Parenting Educators. Each workshop includes formal presentation and interactive exercises. Bucks*Main Site (Upper Bucks Parenting Center)Upper Bucks Parenting Center

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