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 maintain social distance and provide optimal safety for all.   Thank you for your patience during these difficult times.

Expecting a Baby?  Prenatal Classes – new round of 4 classes will start on Wednesday, January 6 2021 @ 12:00 PM at the Parenting Cottage.  Class Size is limited, masks are required and registration is required prior to attending.

Parenting Toolkit-Evening parent education classes-new round of 5 classes will start on Monday, January 4, 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, January 19,2021 from 5:30-7:30 PM on ZOOM.  Topic:  “Developmental Milestones”.  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 events are currently being held in partnership with the City of Lubbock libraries including Mahon, Godeke, Groves & Patterson Branches. City of Slaton Library was recently added to the schedule. Virtual Storytime events continue with Wolfforth Library.  Watch our website (Calendar Page), Facebook page & Instagram page for updates on the status of either in-person or virtual events.  

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.