Provided by Prince William County
Prince William Office of Virginia Cooperative Extension is offering the following Systematic Training for Effective Parenting (STEP) groups. STEP is a six-week discussion group for parents and others who want to learn more effective ways to communicate and discipline. It is available in English and in Spanish. It is offered for three separate age groups, Parents of Young Children (Birth to age 5), Parents of School-Age Children (ages six to twelve), and Parents of Teenagers (ages 13 and up). The Spanish class combines the age groups. The cost to cover class materials is $40.00 per individual or couple. To view class schedules and to print out a registration form, please visit our website at: www.pwcgov.org/parenting Questions please call 703-792-6288. Childcare is not available.
Upcoming classes in the Woodbridge/Montclair area are: Young Child class: Thursdays, January 29 – March 5, 2015, Dr. A. J. Ferlazzo Building, 7:00 – 9:00 pm; School- Age class: to be announced; Spanish STEP class: Wednesdays, January 14 – February 18, 2015, 4:00 – 6:00 pm, Potomac View Elementary School.
Upcoming classes in the Manassas area are: Young Child class: Mondays, January 19 – February 23, 2015, 7:00 – 9:00 pm, Manassas Park Community Center; School-Age class: Wednesdays, February 4 – March 11, 2015, 7:00 – 9:00 pm. Sudley North Government Center; Spanish class: Wednesdays, January 21 – February 25, 2015, 7:00 – 9:00 pm, Sudley North Government Center.