Parent Support Program services are designed to assist concerned parents and caregivers of a youth or young adult experiencing one or more of the following challenges: 

  • Drug or alcohol abuse
  • Mental health challenges
  • Truancy and academic problems
  • Chronic runaway behaviors
  • Physical violence and abusive behaviors
  • Self-harm and cutting
  • Parent/child conflict
  • Difficulty with interpersonal relationships 

Parent Support Group

Support groups are excellent sources of information, support, and education. It can be helpful to learn new strategies and reassurance to know other parents/caregivers are dealing with similar challenges.

Our mutual self-help support group promotes positive parenting through free monthly meetings for anyone in a parenting role. Participants are parents/caregivers who care for youth/young adults only. 

  • Meets the 2nd Tuesday of each month
  • Free and confidential
  • Feature speakers and topics relevant to parents/caregivers of teens and young adults
  • Offers a safe non-judgmental space to share concerns
  • Helpful resources
  •  Case Management

Short-term case management services offered to address parent/youth conflict.

  • Consultation
  • Case management
  • Brief family counseling
  • Referrals and resources 

2019 Parent Support Group Dates

Month

2nd Tuesday of each month

6:30-8:00 PM

FEB

February 12

MAR

March 12

APR

April 9

MAY

May 14

JUN

June 11

JUL

July 9

AUG

August 13

SEPT

September 10

OCT

October 8

NOV

November 12

DEC

December 10

*All meetings are held at Briarpatch, 2720 Rimrock Rd., Madison, WI 53713

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

For more information call 608.245.2550, ext. 1230 or email the Program Coordinator.