There is no such thing as a perfect parent, but that does not alleviate the intense weight of parenthood. As a parent, you are one of the most influential people in your child’s life, impacting their health and well-being today and in the future. The following organizations offer resources and classes that can help develop and affirm positive parenting practices.
3621 N. Kelley Ave., Ste. 100
Offers family, individual and group counseling.
501 N Walker Ave
Offers private and group grief and divorce counseling and co-parenting seminars.
210 S Cockrel Ave, Norman
Offers divorce and co-parenting classes and other parenting services.
909 E Alameda, Norman
Offers parent-child interaction therapy.
Offers in-person and virtual parenting courses: Nurturing Parenting Education and Positive Indian Parenting.
Offers free parenting classes for a variety of topics.
1650 W Tecumseh Rd, Ste 500, Norman
Offers 24-hour crisis intervention, individual and family counseling and parenting classes.
2401 NW 23rd St, Ste 5
Offers parenting programs including co-parenting and batterers intervention.
3 E Main St
Offers a free program to help prepare parents for their new baby, strengthen your relationship as co-parents and connect you with job opportunities.
Offers services and support for a wide range of emotional, behavioral or relationship problems.
1000 NE 10th St
Provides support and training to children birth to age 13, their parents and caregivers.
Children First partners first-time mothers with a specially trained registered nurse who will provide brief health assessments, growth/developmental assessments for infants, support in accessing needed community resources, and health education centered around the mother’s needs and heart’s desire. The program is voluntary and provided at no cost to participating families. To enroll, one must be less than 29 weeks pregnant, meet income criteria (same guidelines as WIC & Soonercare), and planning to parent for the first time.
Offers in-person and online courses.
4323 NW 63rd, Ste 200
Offers a variety of education and support programs to help parents provide a loving and healthy home for their children. Their free Parents as Teachers program teaches positive parenting skills and connects families with resources that help strengthen the family structure.
Their Early Birds program gives parents tools and resources to help their children succeed in school and in life.
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