Parents Forever™ — Hennepin County, Parent Education Twin Cities
Parent Education Twin Cities, in partnership with the University of Minnesota Extension Center for Family Development, is hosting a Parents Forever™ program in Hennepin County.
All classes will be offered at Tralle Law (2021 East Hennepin Avenue, Minneapolis, MN 55413) which is conveniently located in Northeast Minneapolis, between 35W and Hwy 280.
This course is offered on the second Friday of the month. This course qualifies as a coparenting class if you have been court-ordered by a Minnesota Court to take a coparenting course.
Upcoming Class Dates
Here are the upcoming Parents Forever™ classes in Hennepin County:
|April 2018||1||April 13||8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.|
|May 2018||1||May 11||8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.|
|June 2018||1||June 15||8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.|
|July 2018||1||July 20||8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.|
|August 2018||1||August 17||8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.|
|September 2018||1||September 14||8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.|
|October 2018||1||October 12||8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.|
|November 2018||1||November 9||8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.|
To Register for the Course
To register, please contact 651-332-0942 or register online.
Registration for the classes is open until 24 hours before the class begins. Registered participants will be notified of any cancellation 3 days prior if minimum of 4 participants have not yet registered. Participants will be offered an option to reschedule classes or a refund.
**Please note: if you qualify for a program fee waiver or program fee reduction, you MUST register by emailing your reduced fee application to: ParentEducationTwinCities@gmail.com.
Paying for the Hennepin County Program
The registration fee for the entire Hennepin county Parents Forever™ program is $100. You may qualify for a fee waiver or reduction as described below:
- Program Fee Waiver: If you have an In Forma Pauperis (IFP) court order, the program fee for the course can be waived. There is a $15 materials fee. Complete the Application for Registration Fee Reduction (PDF) and email the application along with a copy of your IFP Order to: ParentEducationTwinCities@gmail.com
- Program Fee Reduction: We reduce the program and materials fee to $50 if you qualify for 125% of the federal poverty guidelines and/or are currently receiving county assistance. Complete the Application for Registration Fee Reduction and email the application along with documentation of assistance to: ParentEducationTwinCities@gmail.com
About the Facilitators
Lisa is a certified parenting coach and family life educator in the Twin Cities. Her special interests include empowering parents to build strong relationships with their children that foster success and resilience. Lisa received her M.A. and coaching certification from Concordia University St. Paul, where she is currently an adjunct professor in the Family Science department. She also has a private parent coaching practice specializing in children with challenging behaviors. Lisa lives in the Twin Cities area with her husband, teenage son, two cats, and two dogs.
Claire is a family law attorney in northeast Minneapolis. She has a special interest in educating clients about the legal process and working with the other parent in an effort to make a smoother transition for the children. Claire received her J.D. from the University of St. Thomas School of Law. She is a qualified neutral under Rule 114. She serves clients in Hennepin, Anoka, Ramsey, Washington, Sherburne, Wright, Carver, Dakota, and Scott counties. Claire lives in Minneapolis with her husband, daughter, and two cats.
For more information on this program, contact Lisa or Claire at ParentEducationTwinCities@gmail.com or 651-332-0942.
Application for Registration Fee Reduction (PDF) — Find out if you qualify for a free or reduced fee for the Hennepin County program.
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