Parent Support Classes

Welcome to Greene County Family and Children First Parenting Support Programs!

We offer a variety of parenting classes to fit your family's needs. 

"Active Parenting for children ages 0-5 years old" are 4-week parenting classes, offered in-person and via ZOOM, that focus on building a strong foundation between you and your child. It also offers practical techniques on how to encourage positive behavior, addresses choices and consequences, along with special information for preparing your child to begin school. Each session contains plenty of video reinforcement in order to bring key points to life, along with practical engagement workshops.  The cost of these classes are $18.00 so as to cover the materials parents/guardians will use. (See links below for registration and schedules.)

"Active Parenting for children ages 5-12 years old" are 6-week parenting classes, offered in-person and via Zoom, that cover basic parenting fundamental skills. It has been designed to help parents/guardians raise happy, well-adjusted, and successful children. The cost of these classes are $25.00 in order to cover the materials parents/guardians will use. (See links below for registration and schedules.)

"Active Parenting for Teenagers ages 13-18 years old" are 6-week ZOOM classes specifically created to help parents/guardians learn effective communication skills and how to understand a teen's goals, which is key to avoiding power struggles.  They also give you the tools to help your teen behave in a responsible way, and how to reduce risks during teen years including alcohol, drugs, sexuality, and violence.  The cost of these classes are $18.00 so as to cover the materials parents/guardians will use. (See links below for registration and schedules.) 

“Cooperative Coparenting Classes” are 8 sessions consisting of 3-hour classes each.  This program can be completed by 1 or 2 parents who are parenting their child/children.  They are designed to reduce parental conflict and the risk factors that influence a child’s post-divorce/separation adjustment.  This program offers new and unique ways to address the concerns of separating/divorcing families.  They are offered to parents, grandparents and/or guardians who want to work on resolution.  The cost of these classes are $26.00 so as to cover the materials parents, grandparents and/or guardians will use.  Classes will be offered quarterly throughout the year. (See links below for registration and schedules.)

If you are interested in any of our classes, please contact (937) 562-5600.

Click on links below for more information, schedules, and registration forms.