Abbeville County First Steps & Greenwood County First Steps are seeking new board members. For additional information, please call

864-366-0656 or 864-388-4102. Click county for nomination forms.

Parents as Teachers is a National Home Visitation Program providing services to families from prenatal through kindergarten entry. Parent educators provide home visits at least twice a month and monthly parent group connections. Books are given on each home visit and at group connections. Each Child in the program has developmental, vision, hearing and dental screenings. Parent educators assist parents with goal setting for the family. An individualized service plan is developed for each family to ensure family success.

Parents As Teachers Objective Goals:

 

◾ Increase parent knowledge of early childhood development and improve parenting practices

◾ Provide early detection of developmental delays and health issues

◾ Prevent child abuse and neglect

◾ Increase children's school readiness and school success

Parents As Teachers Objective Goals:

 

◾ Increase parent knowledge of early childhood development and improve parenting practices

◾ Provide early detection of developmental delays and health issues

◾ Prevent child abuse and neglect

◾ Increase children's school readiness and school success

Parents As Teachers Four Components:

◾Home Visits

◾Group Connections

◾Screenings

◾Resource Network

 

1402C Hwy 72W * Greenwood, SC  29649 * 864-388-4102 * 864-366-0656