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Free Parenting Classes
Register today for one of our free parenting classes
All classes are approved by the courts and CPS
 

About: 

TTA Family Services Parenting 1 is an 8-week parenting course for single mothers and couples that have children between 0-5 years old. This seven-class session addresses the following topics:

  • Understanding young children
  • Understanding Young Children's Behavior
  • Building Self-Esteem in the Early Years
  • Communicating With Young Children
  • Helping Young Children Learn to Cooperate
  • Effective Discipline
  • Nurturing Emotional & Social Development

 

Schedule:

Date: January 22 - March 12, 2019

Time: 6:15 - 8:30 pm every Tuesday

Location: 7125 S. Polk Street, Dallas 75232

 

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About: 

Dr. Dad is a four-week parenting course designed to help new dads and dads with toddlers learn basic skills to create a healthy and safe environment for their children. 

 

Schedule:

Date: January 17 - February 7, 2019

Time: 6 - 8:30 pm every Thursday

Location: 7125 S. Polk Street, Dallas 75232

 

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About: 

24/7 Dad is an evidence-based course that uses the National Fatherhood Initiative 24/7 Dad curriculum. This class focuses on helping men learn more effective ways to parent. This an eight-week course that addresses a range of topics:

  • Family History - Impact of the Father
  • Fathers Role 
  • Child Growth & Development
  • Discipline
  • Understanding Feelings & Emotions
  • Communication with Parents & Children
  • Balancing Work & Family Life
  • Co-Parenting

Schedule:

Date: February 21 - April 11, 2019

Time: 6 - 8:30 pm every Thursday

Location: 7125 S. Polk Street, Dallas 75232

 

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About: 

Parenting 2 is an eight-week session course for single mothers and couples that have children between the ages of 0-5 years old. Parents learn to communicate and co-parent, giving their child the best life possible. This course will cover: 

  • Understanding your Child
  • Understanding Behavior
  • Building Self-esteem
  • Communication
  • Learning to Cooperate
  • Discipline
  • Nurturing Emotional & Social Development

Schedule:

Date: March 26 - May 14, 2019

Time: 6:15 - 8:30 pm every Tuesday

Location: 7125 S. Polk Street, Dallas 75232

 

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Dad’s Club

Dad’s Club is a comprehensive intergenerational approach of ministering and impacting Fathers through each stage of fatherhood

Our program is designed to help men break down misconceptions about relationships and marriage in addition to helping them develop healthy attitudes about their role as fathers.

 

Course Objectives:

  • Mentoring
  • Training
  • Spiritual Development
  • Counseling
  • Parenting 
  • Life Skills

 

Young men will learn parenting and life skills that enable them to become positive influencers of their children while providing a safe environment for them to grow and develop.

Additionally, The Dad’s Club provides support through mentoring initiatives in the public schools through TTA’s Public Schools Outreach and in local colleges.
Workshops and classes are provided in the community in partnership with and service to the court systems, CPS, WIC, churches, and other family support entities.
A variety classes are offered throughout the year to fathers and at times to the mothers of their children

 

Dr. Dad 

focuses on new fathers and/or fathers with toddlers and how to create a safe and nurturing environment.

 

24/7 Dad 

focuses on fathers that want to improve the relationship they have with their children and/or mother of their children, balance their work –family schedule, improve their communication and coping skills.

 

Why Knot 

focuses on fathers who are not married to the mother of their children and may be considering marriage.

Additional topics are offered as special workshops in partnership with 3rd party organizations:
  • Navigating the court system and/or CPS
  • Budgeting your finances in lieu of child support
  • Anger management & healthy communication
  • Sex and STDs
 
Overall, the goal is to end fatherlessness and impact the next generation by equipping, developing, and mentoring one father at a time in the love and truth of Christ
 
The Facts
  • Children from absent father homes are 5X more likely to live in poverty with 43% of them receiving welfare or food stamps, housing subsidy or other government assistance
  • These children have a higher rate of infant mortality and obesity
  • Their mothers are 2X more likely to experience post-partum depression
 
For more information please contact 469-567-1793
7125 S. Polk St • Dallas, TX 75232
Hours: Mon-Fri 9AM - 7PM • 972.228.0872