LUBBOCK SAFE BUSINESS-We have taken the steps and adopted the practices to become a Lubbock Safe business in order to best protect both our employees and the families we serve.  Services are being provided in a manner that will provide optimal safety for all. 

Expecting a Baby?  Prenatal Classes – new round of 4 classes will start on Wednesday, April 7, 2021 @ 12:00 PM at the Parenting Cottage.  Class Size is limited, masks are required and registration is required prior to attending.

Activity Hour – Friday, April 9, 2021 at 10:00 AM – join us on our Facebook page as we enjoyed activities and explore “Spring Has Sprung” featuring the book “Spring Things” by Dr. Seuss

Parenting Toolkit-Evening parent education classes-new round of 5 classes will start on Monday, April 26, 2021 @ from 5:30-7:30 PM at the Parenting Cottage.  Class Size is limited, masks are required and registration is required prior to attending.

Smart Start Parent Group – evening parent education virtual group meets monthly – Tuesday, April 20,2021 from 5:30-7:30 PM on ZOOM.  Topic:  “Nutrition” with Guest Speakers from the South Plains Food Bank and Texas A&M Agri-Extension Service.  Registration is required prior to attending-call to register at (806) 795-7552.  

Car Seat Assistance Classes continue at this time to be suspended until the agency receives approval from the State of Texas Saferiders program to resume.

HOME VISITATION (one on one parent and early childhood education) IS ACCEPTING NEW CLIENTS.

CURRENTLY HOME VISITS ARE BEING CONDUCTED VIRTUALLY DUE TO COVID-19.

CHECK THE HOME VISITATION OR PARENTS AS TEACHERS PROGRAM TAB ON THIS WEBSITE FOR INFORMATION ON HOW HOME VISITS MIGHT BENEFIT YOUR FAMILY.  

Community Storytime Facebook streamed events are currently being held in partnership with the City of Lubbock libraries including Mahon, Godeke, Groves & Patterson Branches. In person events return in April. 

City of Slaton Library was recently added to the schedule and is in-person.

Virtual Storytime events continue with Wolfforth Library which will also return to in-person events in April

Watch our website (Calendar Page), Facebook page & Instagram page for updates.   

Read to your child–the greatest gift you will ever give them.

THERE IS NO COSTS TO PARTICIPATE IN ANY OF THE SERVICES OFFERED BY THE PARENTING COTTAGE.