The Earn While You Learn Parenting Program is about Relationship, Responsibility and Reward. The program is free and open to first time parents and parents with children up to the age of 12.
With each session parents earn material aid rewards and points (SOPC Bucks) that can be used to purchase needed items from ‘Hazel’s Closet’. Classes are available on site, by text or online.
Ways to learn & earn:
- Circle of Friends Parenting class – for pregnant first time moms. This group session is held at the Center in combination with online classes. It includes guest speakers on topics of interest and open discussion.
- Road to Fatherhood Parenting class – goes along with Circle of Friends. These classes can be done independently.
- HUGS (Helping U Grow Strong) – for any parent with children.
- Circle of Friends Daytime Classes – first time mom’s scheduling independently during office hours.
The Center also offers classes for parents who have been mandated by the Court or Children’s Services.
These classes are offered by text, online and on site.
Download for Parenting Class Agency Assessment