Parenting, Challenges and Rewards

What about parenting?

Certain rights and responsibilities come with being a parent. Parenting is often described as being one of the most challenging, yet rewarding, experiences of one's life. It is a commitment that undoubtedly brings a tremendous opportunity for life-long personal change and growth.

Raising a child requires providing for the child's physcial, emotional and spiritual needs. You may have questions about how you can best meet those needs. Maybe you have concerns about having adequate time, money, and energy, or worry if you'll have enough support to balance parenting with school or work responsibilities. We are here to help.

How we can help

  • Parents-to-be and post-birth programs
  • Resources and referrals for medical, housing, educational and other needs
  • Relationship education
  • Group support through Teen Mother Connection, Parenting Connection, and DADZ programs
  • ... and a wide variety of other assistance based on your individual needs