Being a parent can be tough.  Sometimes the challenges of raising kids can feel frustrating, even overwhelming.  At DePelchin, we understand the struggles parents face and are here to offer support.  Through our parenting classes, we help parents build and maintain healthy relationships with their children and work through family challenges.  We also offer other free parenting programs to support families.

Parenting 101

Parenting 101 is an eight-week course on parenting that provides parents with helpful tips and strategies on dealing with common parenting challenges. The courses cover a range of parenting topics, including child development, communication, positive discipline and stress management.


ParentingHelp is a free parenting program in Harris and Galveston Counties that gives parents the tools and support to influence good behavior in their kids and prevent future problems from happening.  To learn more about this program and to register, call (713) 802-7777 for Harris County and (409) 684-9210 for Galveston County.  Visit the ParentingHelp website to learn more.

Other Parenting Programs

DePelchin also offers free individual and family counseling through its STAR (Sevices-to-At-Risk-Youth) Program.