--Hampshire County Parent
you gave us space and time to talk and process; your information and strategies made sense and we left feeling empowered."
--Franklin County Parent
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Support for parents of infants, toddlers and preschoolers
Raising children is hard work. In today's fast-paced world, parents struggle to balance their own needs, the needs of their children, work responsibilities, and many other issues and stressors. Parent coaching is designed to empower parents and help families develop practical solutions to childrearing challenges.
ParentCoach is for any parent who has concerns, questions, or is looking for parenting support. After all, "It takes a village to raise a child."
Is Parent Coaching right for you? It is, if you....
Practical solutions for childrearing challenges....
Every parent feels overwhelmed at times. The role of a Parent Coach is to provide personalized support, encouragement, and strategies for responding effectively to your needs and those of your children. Services are always confidential.
By bringing together your knowledge of your child and your family with our clinical training and many years of experience working with families with young children we are able to:
Each ParentCoach consultant has twenty or more years of experience working with parents of young children and with early childhood professionals in the community. We also offer workshops to early childhood professionals.
ParentCoach services may be free to parents through grant funding.
For more information, please contact:
The Early Childhood Support Team
413.586.4900; option 3
ParentCoach brochure (2-pg PDF)