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.

Breast-Feeding and Pregnancy 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.

LGBT Support

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

Orange County Department of Child Support Services

The Orange County Department of Child Support Services provides professional, cost-effective services to parents or caretakers of minor children.

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.

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.

The Buzzz

The Buzzz is about all sorts of neat stuff: Exhibits, festivals, seasonal highlights, current topics, new things, fun things and free things … if it’s fun, family-friendly and happening in our area, it’s in here! With our Clickable Calendar, you can find fun things to do every weekend, and with our weekly features you can […]