One of the world's most-trusted parenting programs, Triple P is used in 30 countries around the world.
The Positive Parenting Program, known as Triple P, is a parenting and family support system designed to prevent – as well as treat – behavioral and emotional problems in children up to age 12.
This map only shows programs funded by South Carolina First Steps. For more information about services available in your area, contact your local First Steps partnership.
Triple P is delivered to parents of children from birth through age 12. Specialist programs are available for parents of children with a disability; parents of children with health or weight concerns; parents going through divorce or separation; and for Indigenous families.
Families with babies and toddlers
Families with preschool-aged children
Triple P is a multi-level system of support including five levels of increasing intensity. Offerings include a self-help program, one-on-one consultations, small group sessions, and in-home support.
Community-based workshops and classes
Triple P has been shown to have a significant and positive impact on child behavior; improve parent skills, satisfaction, and confidence; and strengthen the relationship between parents.
ParentingParents as Teachers
Home visitation and group support for families, before birth and through age five.
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.
Home visitation for first time mothers, from pregnancy until the child turns two.
Home visitation for families with 2- and 3-year olds to promote early literacy skills
14-session group support program to promote strong and resilient families.
Adult education for parents of children 0-5 to pursue HS diploma, GED or English language skills
12-week group support for parents for their child’s social and emotional development and behavior
ParentingLibrary Based Programs
Library staff visit child care and preschool classrooms providing books, storytelling, and staff training.
Group support for parents with low literacy levels in reading to their children
ParentingReach Out and Read
Books and information on reading books to children provided during well-child visits
LENA Home uses innovative technology to assess a family's home language environment and boost positive interactions between parents and children ages 0-3.
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