A proud 5byAge5 partner
Parents as Teachers facilitates parent success through their internationally recognized home visiting model, the largest model of its kind in the United States. The national organization is located in St. Louis and its direct service affiliate, Show Me Strong Families, delivers services in the collaborative footprint.
Each family is assigned a trained Parent Educator who partners with families to deliver the four component model including:
Parents as Teachers supports families with children prenatal through kindergarten completion and families are able to enroll at any point on the continuum. On average, visits are offered every other week or once a month depending on the needs of the family. In addition to the four component model, Parents as Teachers also offers a robust Doula program to pregnant mothers.