Teen Parent Assistance
FamilyWise Services - Minneapolis (University)
3036 University Ave SE, Minneapolis, MN, 55414
Distance: 253 Miles
Parenting education program that works with young parents to help them succeed.
Education for teen parents can include classes, workshops or alternative learning settings.
Parent Education Groups offer pregnant and parenting youth and young adults the opportunity to increase parenting skills, social skills, independent living skills and pregnancy prevention as well as awareness of physical, chemical and mental health.
The program also includes a parent-child interaction coaching component to:
* Enhance parent-child relationships
* Improve parenting skills
* Decrease problematic behaviors observed in the child
* Reduce risk for child abuse
Includes weekly group discussions and activities. Parents are also offered case management services and home sessions as needed.
Twin Cities Metro area
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PH-6100.1800-900Teen Expectant/New Parent Assistance Definition
Programs that provide educational and supportive services that help teens who are or are about to become parents, to prepare them on an emotional and practical level for the impact the newborn will have on their lives and relationships. Initial focus areas include healthy eating for the mother, danger signs in pregnancy, sibling preparation and being ready for labor and delivery, followed by practical information on basic infant care, newborn behaviors, baby supplies, bathing techniques, diapering, breastfeeding and other feeding options, as well as infant and childhood illnesses. Later topics may include walking, talking, toilet training and other aspects of child development, all to help ensure that infants and toddlers are nurtured, live in a safe environment and receive proper health care.
YB-9000Young Adults Definition
Individuals who are generally between the ages of 18 and 25 depending on the ages that specific programs use for qualification.
YK-6500.8500Teenage Parents Definition
Adolescents who are mothers or fathers.