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Self-Help Support ~ Group Activities ~ Free Resources!
Sacramento Advocacy for Family Empowerment Program S.A.F.E.
Family Support Group for English and Spanish. FREE Come join our support group along with other parents and caregivers. We understand the difficulties that come with raising an emotionally challenged child; like trying to understand what your child's educational rights are and navigating the Mental Health, Child Welfare and Probation Systems.
Take some Time out for you! Time to talk! Time to vent! Time to share! Time to learn! Time to know you are NOT alone! Every Tuesday from 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm. ★★★★★ English flyer>> and Latino Support Group flyer>>!
Self-Help Support ~ Group Activities ~ Free Resources!
Friendly – No Professionals - Only For Parents, Foster Parents, Caregivers, & CPS Referrals.Registration form PDF:www.crhkids.org
Call right away to register:
The Incredible Years
A Trouble-Shooting Guide for Parents of Children Aged 2-12
Well-Supported by Research Evidence http://www.cebc4cw.org/program/the-incredible-years/
Children’s Receiving Home of Sacramento
3555 Auburn Blvd., Sacramento, CA 95821 Dates: Monday Evening - Nov. 3, 10th off for Veterans Day, 17th, 24th, Dec. 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, Jan. 5, 12, 19, 26. Time: 5:30 pm—7:30 pm Contact: Pam McPhail, Facilitator/Group Leader @ 916-482-2370 ext. 304 E-mail @ firstname.lastname@example.org
Non-Refundable $25.00 fee is due before first day of class. (Cash only). Family Friendly & Confidential No Professionals - Thank you
Parenting Education/Information Focused & Non–Therapeutic Material discussed for ages: pre-school—12 years old Welcome parents, foster parents, kinship & caregivers Self-referred or referred by Social Worker Requirements Meet with Facilitator for 1 hours before class begins for an introduction of class topics 1 Presentation Attendance is taken weekly – Doors close at 5:40 pm. Allowed to miss 1 class only (except for emergency) to receive certificate Pre-test & post-test, quizzes, homework, & to pass the class, grade must be over 80% Final Exam—Jan 26th, 2015. Topics Include But Are Not Limited To: Understanding Your Communication Style & Changing Your Response; Self-Esteem in our Children; Defining Abuse, & Neglect; Anger Management; Boundaries; Domestic Violence; Misbehavior & Behavior Problems; All Parents Make Mistakes; Avoid Power Struggles: Praise and Encouragement: Natural & Logical Consequences; Emotional Regulation & More...
To meet Courts approval, please inquire with Social Worker.
Parent Orientation Session
3331 Power Inn Road,
CA95826 map Ph. (888) 881-4881 (916) 875-9980 Friday 11:00 a.m. parenting class orientation even if you have not yet been required by Juvenile Dependency Court (CPS) to take a parenting class, it will give you a registration and parenting class referral, which puts you a step ahead of your caseworker.
Child and Family Access Team A.C.C.E.S.S.
3331 Power Inn Road, Suite 170,
CA95826 map Ph. (888) 881-4881 (916) 875-9980 Parents with medi-cal. You do have to have a case worker to be eligible for ACCESS services. If you want to make a self-referral for participation in their parenting classes/services serving mental health challenges, then you can call ACCESS and describe your situation to them and they will determine your eligibility.
Home Visitation of Birth and Beyond
CA Ph. (916) 927-7694 Provides "in-home" parenting lessons and interactive activities with your children typically 0-5 age group. The Nurturing Parenting program is a nationally recognized program designed to build and improve self-worth, empathy and discipline, and empowerment for Dads, Moms and children.
2020 J Street,
CA95811 map 916-341-0575 x209 Call for Schedule. Free Parenting classes to families with Native American children. CPS approved.Includes Home Visitation Services: Supporting Family Wellness - Breastfeeding Support - Positive Parenting
Peer Counseling - Prenatal Education - Referral Services - Health Education - Injury Prevention - Certified Lactation Counselor
Parenting Classes in North Sacramento and Citrus Heights
1. Mutual Assistance Network-Nurturing Parenting Program
810 Grand Avenue,
CA95838 map Ph. (916) 927-7694 Free parenting classes. CPS and Family court approved.
2. Birth and Beyond at the Firehouse Community Center
810 Grand Avenue,
CA95838 map Ph. (916) 927-7694 Free parenting classes. CPS and Family court approved. Playcare available.
3. Birth and Beyond at The Effort at North Highlands
6015 Watt Ave., Suite 2,
CA95660 map For English: (916) 679-3925 x111 (916) 679-3925 x 107 For Spanish: (916) 679-3925 x125
Play Care Provided. Allows make up classes. You must enroll within the first 3 classes. Arrive to class within 10 minutes or no credit for attendance. First 30 people to arrive will attend.
4. Birth and Beyond at the North Sacramento
1217 Del Paso Blvd.,
CA95815 map Ph. (916) 679-3743
Free parenting classes. CPS and Family court approved. Playcare available.
6939 Sunrise Blvd. Suite 227,
CA95610 map Ph. (916) 705-7378
Rocklin-Roseville and Rancho Cordova
1. Birth & Beyond at the Folsom Cordova Community Partnership
10665 Coloma Road,
CA95670 map Ph. (916) 361-8684 x0 (Spanish) and (English) Free parenting classes-Call for Schedule-Play care provided-Pre-registration required-CPS approved.
2. Kids First
George Curby Elementary,
CAPh. (916) 774-6802 Free parenting classes in Roseville that are English, CPS approved and have playcare.
3. Kids First
CAPh. (916) 774-6802 Free parenting classes in Rocklin that are in Spanish, CPS approved and no playcare.
1. Birth & Beyond at the River Oak Family Resource Center
4322 4th Avenue,
CA95817 map Ph. (916) 244-5829 x0 Call for schedule. Or (916) 244-5800 Free CPS approved parenting classes for parents with children 0 - 5 including classes Dads only, other classes are open to all. Some classes have playcare
2. Birth & Beyond at the La Familia Family Resource Center
3. Birth & Beyond at the Meadowview Family Resource Center
2251 Florin Road, Suite 158,
CA95822 map Ph. (916) 394-6300 Call for Schedule. Free CPS approved parenting classes with playcare provided.
4. Birth & Beyond at the Valley Hi Family Resource Center
7000 Franklin Blvd., Suite 820,
CA95823 map Ph. (916) 290-8281 Call for schedule. Free parenting classes. CPS approved.
Online Parent Class Offered by AJ Novick Group, Inc.
Visit the website at HERE Ph. (949) 715-2694 Fees range depending on program chosen. Use "offer code" OPCOFL and get $20 off any class!
Online Parent Class offers online parenting and co-parenting classes that are widely court accepted. Programs are provided by licensed staff and are commonly taken for court and other legal requirements. Classes range from 4 hours to 26 hours and can be completely 100% online from any location, 24 hours a day. Certificate of Completion sent to you FREE.
Strategies for Change
4441 Auburn Blvd., Suite E,
CA95841 map Ph. (916) 473-5764 35.00 per group Child Care Provided CPS approved.
Positive Option Family Service
2400 Glendale Lane, Suite C,
CA95825 map Ph. (916) 973-2838 7.00/Person Pre-register Child Care Provided.
The Parent Project
Ph. 800 372-8886 Click Here Use the drop down menu and go to California. Parents call our 800 number if they cannot locate a class. A list of low-cost parenting classes in Sacramento, Elk Grove and surrounding area.
Free can begin participation anytime. CPS approved Play Care provided Parents of Teens.