Parent Education Organizations

Kids First 

Cumberland, Franklin, Sagadahoc, and York Counties 
(207) 761-2709

Kids First Center offers classes and groups for parents to learn how to put the needs of their children first while dealing with the legal and financial pressures of divorce and separation. See its online registration link and calendar for options. Programs are held in Biddeford, Farmington, Portland, and Topsham.

ParentWorks/Home Counselors, Inc. 

Knox and Lincoln Counties 
(207) 596-0359

HCI provides parent education classes through ParentWorks, a monthly 4-hour skill building workshop designed for families in transition. Because of small class sizes and an interactive format, presenters learn enough about each person’s situation to adjust presentations to individual needs and interests. See its registration information and a schedule of classes for options. Programs are held in Newcastle, Rockland, and Wiscasset.