The Adoption Option – Looking at Adoption:
A program designed to help a
client move through the steps of placing a baby for adoption. It contains lessons on “Making a covenant plan”,
“Searching for a family”, “Planning for birth”, “How to say good-bye (The
Blessings Ceremony)”, “What happens after? (now what? To pick up the pieces)”.
This manual contains training information for the mentor before facilitation of
each lesson. Incentive for this program is a $50 gas card for completing all 5
Earn While you Learn (E.W.Y.L.) Parenting Program:
This program pairs clients
with Mentor Moms. They meet together, as
a group or one-on-one, throughout the client’s pregnancy. Each meeting centers on a lesson about
pregnancy/parenting and the client “earns” diapers, car seats and cribs as
This program is designed to
help educate parents as to the short/long term benefits of breastfeeding and
also to help support new parents in their efforts to make breastfeeding a priority. Clients completing the 5 lessons will receive a dozen diapers for
each lessons plus a $25 gift card to Babies-R-Us upon completion of the program.
This program pairs male
clients with Mentor Dads. They meet
together as a group or one-on-one, for 20 lessons, to develop the attitude,
knowledge and skills needed to become great dads. The client “earns” diapers, car seats and cribs
as attendance incentive.
Safety Specific Parenting Education Program:
This program contains the
safety specific lessons contained in Earn While You Learn program and is
designed specifically for court appointed men and women who are pregnant or
have other children in the home up to age 2 years of age.
24/7 Dad Power Hour:
This series offer three
separate programs and is available for those who wish to continue on after
completion of the Fatherhood Program. Clients
can choose to enroll in one or all three of the programs: “Fatherhood
Skills”, “The Christian Dad-Your Calling; Privilege, Responsibilities and
Relationships” and “Relationships and the Christian Dad”. Each Program consists
of six lessons and is designed to help Dads understand their role from a
biblical perspective. It focuses on the characteristics and skills that every
father needs to be a great dad!
Attendance incentives include a dozen diapers for each lesson and a $25
gas card upon completion of the program.
1-2-3 Magic Parenting Program:
program was introduced for clients wishing to continue their parenting
education. This award-winning,
best-selling program provides practical and easy-to-learn parenting techniques
that WORK for children ages 2-12. The
program helps parents to control their children’s behavior. The parents learn simple techniques to be
effective disciplinarians without using a physical approach.
Surviving Your Adolescents:
This program is designed for
parents of adolescent children ages 13 to 18 years of age. This video based program offers a
step-by-step approach that helps parents end the hassles of parenting teens and
offers concrete solutions. Parents learn
the language of talking to their teens, establishing parent expectation, staying
in touch and to learn how to take care of themselves. The focus is on gaining good communication,
connecting and guiding your teen to adulthood.
The incentive for completing the 5 lessons in this program is a $20 gas
program is ideal for clients who have completed our Earn While You Learn
Program and would like to continue to explore the development of their baby
into toddler hood. This 10 lesson program is designed to enable parents of
toddlers to better understand age appropriate developments, discipline tactics
and challenges of parenting a toddler. Lessons cover topics such as “Temper
Tantrums”, “Bedtime Struggles” and “Competing for Attention”. Attendance
incentives include one dozen diapers per lesson and a new booster car seat upon
completion of the program.
This program guides you on a
personal journey of hope and healing and empowers you to have successful
This program has separate
modules for men and women. It contains 5
lessons that help interested participants explore what it takes to foster and
nurture a healthy relationship. Lessons
include setting healthy boundaries, cohabitation, marriage, single parenting
and strengthening the marriage bond. Good
for any client that is not married and pregnant. Receive 12 diapers for every lesson and upon
completion of 5 lessons each client receives a $25 gift certificate to Texas
Life Skills Program:
This program teaches
our clients important life skills that help them in everyday life. The classes cover such topics as apartment
renting & money management. This
program helps our clients through the many challenges of life and empowers them
to live independently and become productive parents for their children.
Post-Abortion Healing Program:
Experienced post-abortive group
leaders facilitate a support group for Bible-based healing and reconciliation.