Parenting Classes

PARENTING CLASSES

 
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General Information
Description of ServiceEach series of parent education classes run for five consecutive weeks. Classes meet once a week for two hours. The Facilitator is available before and after class for one on one discussion.

The five subject areas discussed come from researched parenting curriculums and include:

Week one: IALAC (I Am Loveable And Capable) and encouragement –
Week two: Focus on “do’s” instead of “don’ts” –
Week three: Choices and working with children instead of against them –
Week four: Give children safe limits and self-control – Week five: Setting good examples and respecting feelings

These parenting classes are open to everyone in the general public and are at this time without cost.



Other parenting classes also offered free

Parenting A second Time Around P.A.S.T.A. for Grandparents
Parents Apart for separating parents(Certified by NY State)


Parenting A Second Time Around PASTA is a six part educational workshop series focusing on: 1. Open House Introduction: Finding the help that you need. 2. Financial Assistance for Grandparents: untangling the web of public programs 3. Understanding the Legal Issues: Custody, mediation and the court’s viewpoint. 4. Handling Discipline and Behavior 5. School Support and the Teen Years: How can we survive? Or Taking Care of Yourself: Emotional issues, stress, and support groups. 6. My Grandchildren’s Parents: How can I help us all cope?

Parents Apart A parent program designed for parents who are separating, divorcing or parenting apart from the other parent. The main focus is on helping parents understand what their children are experiencing and how they can help them through this transition.
LocationWashington
Geographical AreaWashington County
Public TransportationCall for details
Facility/ADA AccessCall for details
Intake ProcedureCall 518-746-2560, Community Educator Cathy Sweet, Email: cjs58@cornell.edu
Intake RequirementsCall for details
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNone/Not Applicable
 
Specific Hours: Call For Details
 
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 415 Lower Main Street
Physical Site City, State, Zip Hudson Falls, NY 12839
Main Phone 518-746-2560 Administrative
Other Phone 800-548-0881
Fax 518-746-2419 FAX
Service Location Email washington@cornell.edu
Web Address www.cce.cornell.edu/washington
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: CORNELL COOPERATIVE EXTENSION WASHINGTON COUNTY
Affiliated Program: PARENTING CLASSES
This Service: Parenting Classes
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Co-Parenting Workshops (PH-6100.1550)
Court Ordered Parenting Programs (PH-6100.1600)
Expectant/New Parent Assistance (PH-6100.1800)
Parent Counseling (RP-1400.8000-650)
Parenting Education (PH-6100)
Parenting Skills Classes (PH-6100.6800)