The Alliance for Strong Families and Communities is pleased to announce that Parents as Teachers in St. Louis, MO, has joined the Alliance for Strong Families and Communities strategic action network as of August 2019 as an Affiliate member.

Parents as Teachers promotes the optimal early development, learning, and health of children by supporting and engaging their parents and caregivers. This results in building strong communities, thriving families, and children that are healthy, safe, and ready to learn through the matching of parents and caregivers with trained professionals who make regular personal home visits during a child’s earliest years in life–from prenatal through kindergarten. 

The Parents as Teachers approach is to partner, facilitate, and reflect at every level of its organization– from a parent educator visiting a family in their home, all the way to the work of its national center. The services and information resources provided include:

Learn more about Parents as Teachers through its Facebook, Twitter, You Tube and Pinterest sites or visit their website.