Parenting Education At-A-Glance

These classes assist parents in bonding, as well as understanding their children. This class helps parents develop skills to encourage, motivate, and empathize with their child, as well as offer practical parenting techniques. The class also involves conflict resolution and stress management skills. The classes are based on the Nurturing Parenting curriculum.

Referrals can be made by DCFS or by other agencies at the below pay scale.


If you are a client, please contact your caseworker first and foremost. Below are individuals that can be contacted in the case of an emergency or for questions/concerns.

Christina Wilson

Parenting Education Supervisor

217-422-7864 ext. 101

Lindsay Lyon

Director of DCFS Supportive Services

217-422-7864 ext. 158