Parents As Leaders (PALS) at WORD

WORDParents as Leaders (PALS) at Women’s Opportunity Resource Development (WORD) believes that all parents and caregivers can benefit from programs that increase parental confidence, skills and ability to provide a nurturing and secure environment for children.

PALS believes that parents have an important leadership role in their families and communities and that training and support increases their ability to fully engage in those roles.

Parents as Leaders is open to all parents, grandparents and caregivers and in Missoula and the North Bitterroot Valley. PALS provides free parent education programs that have been rated as highly effective in promoting strong parent-child relationships and positive parenting strategies. Its parent leadership trainings increases the parent’s abilities to make a difference in their communities.

Parenting Classes
Parents As Leaders (PALS) believes that all parents and caregivers can benefit from programs that increase parental confidence, skills and ability to provide a nurturing and secure environment for children.

PALS believes that parents have an important leadership role in their families and communities and that training and support increases their ability to fully engage in those roles.

Parents as Leaders is open to all parents, grandparents and caregivers and in Missoula and the North Bitterroot Valley. PALS provides free parent education programs that have been rated as highly effective in promoting strong parent-child relationships and positive parenting strategies. Its parent leadership trainings increases the parent’s abilities to make a difference in their communities.

• Love and Logic teaches parents practical and simple skills for communicating with children with love and empathy, and for setting limits in ways that promote children’s senses of responsibility, self-esteem and competence.

• Circle of Security (COS) focuses on strengthening parent-child relationships by providing a simple “map” to understanding children’s needs while supporting parents as they reflect on their own strengths and struggles, gain understanding of challenging behaviors, and learn to respond in ways that will give their children a strong connection and secure start in life.

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Parent Leadership
• The Right Question Project (RQP) teaches parents foundational skills for being an effective advocate for their children and families in a wide array of settings.

• Parent Leadership Groups: Parents and caregivers come together in facilitated groups to gain skills that prepare them to be more successful advocates and leaders in their family and their community.

 Parents As Leaders (PALS) at WORD

2405 McIntosh Loop
Missoula, MT 59801
406-543-3550
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