Every family has strengths and every family can use support. We further believe that every child deserves to grow up in a safe, nurturing environment.

Mission: To help break the multigenerational cycle of child abuse and family violence.

The Parenting Education and Support program offers a number of different classes in Larimer and Weld Counties that teach parents; empathy, loving discipline, normal child development, how to be there for your child, how to listen and reason and how to take time for yourself when you are stressed.

Class Descriptions

Nurturing Skills for Teen parents or Expectant Parents

An 8 week class focusing on issues related to being a teenage parent. Some lessons include how to help children build their self-esteem, infant massage and discipline using the nurturing philosophy.

The Nurturing Program for Families of 0-12 Years Old

A 12 week class focusing on the development of empathy, self worth, self awareness, discipline with dignity, family roles, child development and expectations.

Co-Parenting After Divorce

This class meets the court requirements for divorcing parents. Join us for our 4 hour workshop and learn the skills needed to help your family through this challenging time.

Parenting Your  Teenager

In this 4 week class you will develop a better understanding of  adolescence and more effective methods of interacting with your teen on a daily basis.

RETHINK: Anger Management for Parents

Learn how to manage your own response to your children’s challenging behaviors. A 4 week class that will help parents  understand child development, recognize anger triggers and learn techniques to help increase positive parenting.

Los viernes por el mediodia

Un programa gratis que le enseña: Como mejorar la comunicación con sus hijos, Como recuperar o mantener su posición de líder en su hogar, Como mejorar la disciplina y el respeto en su familia, Como hablar con sus hijos acerca de temas difíciles como la sexualidad

If you are interested in taking any of the parenting classes, please fill out the form below and the Program Coordinator will get in touch with you.

For class schedules, rates and registration – please contact Casey Peirce at 970.356.6751 or casey.peirce@lfsrm.org.