Where are parenting classes held?
All parenting classes are held at our Chester and Lakewood offices. There is free parking behind the building at Chester, and there is metered parking available at Lakewood.
How do I register for parenting classes?
Contact Heather Ungar at 216-619-1482.
Who can take this class?
Parents, grandparents, relatives or other care givers with custody or guardianship of children under the age of 18 are eligible to attend.
Is there a cost for parenting classes?
No, there is not a cost to attend parenting classes at Recovery Resources.
How do I get started?
Contact Heather Ungar at 216-619-1482, and ask to register for parenting classes. No referral is needed, but if you have a Probation Officer or DCFS Social Worker, you should let them know you're taking this class, especially if it is a requirement of your probation or case plan.
Does this class meet state or court requirements?
That depends on what the state or court requirements are, but our programs are certified by the ADAMHS Board, and most of the time attendance that produces a Certificate of Completion is enough to meet court or state requirements. Please note that a signed release of information is needed before information regarding registration, attendance or completion can be given to any outside entity.
How long does the class take to complete?
Can I get progress reports or proof of enrollment? Do I get a certificate of completion?
The class is 16 hours long.
All individuals who complete the required classes receive a certificate of completion. Progress reports, letters, proof of enrollment are available by request of client or referral source.
What documentation do I need to take this class?
Picture ID and contact info of their referral source.
Will there be assignments?
Can I show up at the class instead of registering?
There are assignments given during class and some classes have outside homework.
Classes are not open, so everyone MUST register to attend and must begin on a specific date.