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September 22, 2014
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Classes Can Bring The Joy Back Into Being a Parent

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Bullying and Decision-Making Workshop

Author and parenting coach, Kim Fanter, from Boise, Idaho will present ideas on dealing with bullying and helping children grow in decision-making skills. September 25. $7, includes lunch (free without lunch). Boston Avenue Methodist Church, 1301 S. Boston. For reservations and/or more information call: 918.699.0100.

Behavior Coaching for Children

Improve discipline techniques for challenging behavior. Individual sessions for parents of children 3-7 years. Tulsa Health Dept. Child Guidance. Info: 918.594.4720.

Other Parenting Resources:

JumpStart Tulsa: Parent support and childcare provider support services. www.jumpstarttulsa.com.

Parents As Teachers: Provides free parent education and family support for parents of children from birth to age 3.

Tulsa Public Schools Parents As Teachers: 918.925.1403 or jamesda@tulsaschools.org. Website: www.tulsaschools.org/sp/pat

Union Public Schools Parents As Teachers: 918-357-7380 or duke.cathy@unionps.org or workman.alicia@unionps.org. 

Jenks Public Schools Parents As Teachers: 918.299.4411, ext. 2579 or doris.jouas@jenksps.org.

Healthy Start: Free program providing information and support for expectant parents and parents of children ages 0-3. Contact: Corrina Jackson at 918.595.4220 or cjackson@tulsa-health.org.

Children First: Free program preparing first-time mothers for parenthood. Available for expectant mothers and mothers of children ages 0-2. Offers home visits, parenting information, nutrition information, child development, health information and more. To register or for more information call 918.732.4600.

Sooner Start: Free program offering support and services for parents of children from birth to three years old, who have disabilities or developmental delays. Services may include: family training and counseling, health services, parenting information, nutrition information, diagnostic and evaluations services. For more information call: 918.835.8691. 

Community Action Project/Head Start: Offers early childhood education at numerous centers in the Tulsa and surrounding area. Prepares children for kindergarten. Also offers home-based parent education. For children from birth to age four. Free, based on income. For more information call 918.585.3227 or http://captc.org.

 

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