Parenting Now!

Since 1978, more than 95,000 parents and their children have benefited from Parenting Now! programs and services. Through sound research and hands-on experience, Parenting Now! has developed evidence-based curricula and training for parenting educators that is used in many settings throughout the United States and in many international settings. It is flexible, adaptable and very user-friendly.

 

Curricula

Make Parenting A Pleasure Curriculum

Make Parenting a Pleasure®, Parenting Now!'s flagship program, is an evidence-based group curriculum for highly stressed parents of children from 0 to 8 years old.

Haga de la Paternidad un Placer Curriculum

Haga de la Paternidad un Placer® is a Spanish-language adaption of the evidence-based Make Parenting a Pleasure® curriculum, tested with families from nine different countries of origin.

Parenting Now! Curriculum

The Parenting Now!® curriculum program is derived from the evidence-­based Make Parenting a Pleasure® and is designed for parenting educators serving the universal population of parents with children ages 0-6.

Parenting: The First Three Years Curricula

A three-­part, group­-based curriculum for parents of Infants, Ones and Twos. Incredible INFANTs®, Wonderful ONES®, and Terrific TWOs® are developmentally based curricula that offer in-­depth parenting education to the universal population of parents of infants and toddlers. These research­-based and evidence-­informed curricula are available individually or as a set at discounted pricing.

Incredible INFANTs Curriculum

Incredible INFANTs® is a developmentally-based curriculum designed for healthcare systems, community colleges and other organizations that wish to offer in-depth parenting education to the universal population of parents of infants from birth to 1 year of age.

Wonderful ONEs Curriculum

Wonderful ONES® is a developmentally based curriculum designed for healthcare systems, community colleges and other organizations that wish to offer in-depth parenting education to the universal population of parents of children ages 12-23 months.

Terrific TWOs Curriculum

Terrific TWOs® is a developmentally based curriculum designed for healthcare systems, community colleges and other organizations that wish to offer in-depth parenting education to the universal population of parents of children ages 24-35 months.


Enrichment Materials

Parenting: The First Three Years Support Videos (DVD)

This series of short videos was produced under a grant from the NICHD and is ideal for home visitation purposes or to support understanding of child development in parenting education classes.

Parenting: The First Three Years Support Video Server

This device enables viewing of the Parenting: The First Three Years Support Videos on any tablet, smartphone, or laptop through a wireless connection with no Internet connectivity required. These videos are ideal for home visitation purposes or to support understanding of child development in parenting education classes.

Reachables - Family Goal-setting Cards

Reachables® Family Goal-setting Cards are a unique tool that help initiate conversations between parents and parenting educators to help them explore the challenging topic of family aspirations and goal setting. Available in English or Spanish.

Squishtivities - Parent/Child Activities

Come pour, paint and Squish your way into hours of fun with these creative, easy to follow activities, games and recipes for parents and children ages 2-1/2 to 5 years old.

Words to Love By - Cards (set of 12)

Words to Love By® affirmations. These beautifully designed cards come in a hand deck in sets of 12 for group incentives or activities.

Words to Love By Bookmarks (set of 20)

Set of 20 bookmarks. Each bookmark features parenting affirmations from the Words to Love By® collection

My Child's Suitcase Magnet - Parent Values (set of 15)

The suitcase magnet and exercise helps parents identify the values and goals they have for their children. Comes in set of 15 with wet erase pens.

The 4 Questions Magnet (set of 15)

The 4 Questions Magnet - A teaching and learning tool to use in your parenting groups. Makes a nice gift or a lesson reminder.