Parenting

Guided by the belief that a parent is a child’s first and most important teacher, First Steps builds respective partnerships with families to promote child health, wellbeing, and learning. Services are voluntary and provided at levels that meet the family’s needs, from community-based peer support to in-home coaching and home visiting.

Parenting

Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library

One book per month mailed to the home

Parenting

Early Steps to School Success

Home visitation for families pre-birth until 36 months

Parenting

Family Literacy

Adult education for parents of children 0-5 to pursue HS diploma, GED or English language skills

Parenting

Healthy Families America

Home visitation for families 0-5 primarily to prevent abuse and neglect

Parenting

HIPPY

Home Instruction for Parents of Preschool Youngsters (HIPPY) is a home visiting program that supports parents in their role as a child's first and most important teacher.

Parenting

Incredible Years

12-week group support for parents for their child’s social and emotional development and behavior

Parenting

Library Based Programs

Library staff visit child care and preschool classrooms providing books, storytelling, and staff training.

Parenting

Motheread/Fatheread

Group support for parents with low literacy levels in reading to their children

Parenting

Nurse-Family Partnership

Home visitation for first time mothers, from pregnancy until the child turns two.

Parenting

Nurturing Parenting

Group support with optional models of home visitation and fatherhood

Parenting

ParentChild+

Home visitation for families with 2- and 3-year olds to promote early literacy skills

Parenting

Positive Parenting Program (Triple P)

One of the world's most-trusted parenting programs, Triple P is used in 30 countries around the world.

Parenting

Raising a Reader

Raising a Reader operates in 3,000 locations across the nation.

Parenting

Reach Out and Read

Books and information on reading books to children provided during well-child visits

Parenting

Strengthening Families

14-session group support program to promote strong and resilient families.

Parenting

LENA Home

LENA Home uses innovative technology to assess a family's home language environment and boost positive interactions between parents and children ages 0-3.

Parenting

Parents as Teachers

Home visitation and group support for families, pre-birth-school entry

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Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library

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Early Steps to School Success

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Family Literacy

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Healthy Families America

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HIPPY

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Incredible Years

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Library Based Programs

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Motheread/Fatheread

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Nurse-Family Partnership

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Nurturing Parenting

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ParentChild+

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Positive Parenting Program (Triple P)

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Raising a Reader

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Reach Out and Read

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Strengthening Families

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LENA Home

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Parents as Teachers

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