Parent Education and Support Groups

Parenting classes and workshops, and a resource library, plus support groups for parents and caregivers. Also see: “Emergency and Family Services” and “Play Groups.” For additional resources, see our current issue.

Alliance Research for ADHD, Adolescent Bipolar and Child/Adolescent Depression

Located in Long Beach, Alliance Research conducts inpatient and outpatient research programs. The office is staffed by a highly trained and certified team, which includes board-certified physicians in Psychiatry and Internal Medicine. They have over 40 years of collective research experience.

Breast-Feeding Support

Support for breastfeeding women.

Children’s Home Society of California (CHS) Resource and Referral

Resource and Referral offers a variety of child care resources to the community, such as child care referrals, resources for assessing the quality of child care services, workshops, and a lending library that offers age-appropriate activities, toys and parenting videos.

Connie Wax, LCSW #27430 Individual, Couple, Family and Child Counselor

Specializing in therapy for gifted and talented children, adults and their families. Connie came to appreciate the unique needs of this group while raising her own gifted children.

Kidsguide SchoolGuide Winter 2017

Check out some of the best schools and tutoring services in Long Beach Metro and Orange County.

LGBT Support

Offers support programs for gay fathers and lesbian mothers as well as a support group for LGBTQ teens (13-18).

Morgan Law Group

Do you know what would happen legallyto you, your loved ones, your moneyif something unexpected happened to you?

Parent and Baby Support Groups

Support groups specifically for mom and baby.

Parenting Classes Through Community Agencies

Community agencies that offer a variety of parenting classes such as parenting teenagers, parenting skills and family communication.

Parenting Program, NOCCCD School of Continuing Education

Share in activities with your child that will stimulate social, emotional, physical and intellectual growth; learn or strengthen your positive parenting techniques.

Pretend City Children’s Museum

Special monthly events provide parents with important resources to help them stay on track of their child’s healthy development. Parents with children (0-18 mos) are invited to Pretend City every second Monday for Baby Steps through the City.

Seriously Ill and Bereavement Support Groups

Support for children and families who have lost or are losing a loved one.

Support Groups for Parents

A list of support groups for moms.