Parenting Forward… Empowering teen parents with the knowledge and skills to succeed!
Gift of Life’s Parenting Forward Program gives teen moms and dads enrolled in area high schools the education, support and connection to community resources that they need to become an effective parent and plan for a successful future.
Parenting Forward is a voluntary program offered at no cost to students. We use the evidenced-based Parents As Teachers and 24/7 Dad curriculums in both individual and group sessions. Parenting Forward offers:
Monthly parenting classes offered at the school led by a licensed social work professional and family counselor
Interactive presentations and fun activities
Individual and group sessions
Connection to health, pregnancy and parenting resources
Help with goal setting, building life skills and planning for the future
For more information about Gift of Life’s Parenting Forward Program, call (334) 272-1820.