Parenting Support / Child Development

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A safe space for single moms to connect and talk about the hard stuff, and opportunities to venture out as a group to enjoy cultural and recreational activities.

Topics will include things that matter to you. First sessions will cover self-care, getting help, dating, and overcoming big challenges.

2nd Monday/month, 6:00-7:00pm, ONLINE.
4th Saturday/month, 10am-12 noon for an Upper Valley community field trip!

Register for support group by clicking here.
Register for field trips by clicking here.

Or call Lisa, 603-298-8237 or email

POSTPARTUM -Tea & Dumbbells & Diapers

Free group for moms and their infants (up to 9 mos old).
Join doula, Jess Kimball for an afternoon of conversation & fitness
at the Upper Valley Family Resource Center
63 Hanover St. Lebanon, NH

Third Saturday of each month, starting in June
1:30 - 2:30pm: Walking, talking, making baby food, babywearing,
tea-time & conversation, and much more!

3:00 - 4:00pm: Workout with weights. Join other moms
in health & wellness routines, all while baby is nearby.

Join any or all sessions.

Register here
or email or call Lisa at, 603-298-8237


Free  group for dads and their infants

Join a personal trainer and professionally trained doula
for an hour of fitness and well-being.

First Saturday of each month, starting in June
1:30 - 2:30pm

Upper Valley Family Resource Center,
63 Hanover St. Lebanon, NH

Register now.

For more information, call or email Lisa, 603-298-8237


Free workshops for parents with children of any age

It's all about parenting the Positive Discipline way, which means it's based on mutual respect while imparting kindness and firmness at the same time.

VIRTUAL series, May 9 - 25
Meets Mondays and Wednesdays, 3:00 - 5:00pm

Facilitated by Alicia Angove.
Register here

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Free workshops for parents of children up to age 8

Understand your child’s challenging behavior
Gain strategies to help your child learn appropriate behavior
Support your child’s social, emotional skills.  Choose your class series:

VIRTUAL class June 13 - July 6 (no class on July 4)
Meets Mondays & Wednesdays, 3:00 - 5:00pm
To register, click here, or call or email Alicia Angove,, 603-722-3682

VIRTUAL class July 13 - September 7 (no class 8/3)
Meets Wednesdays, 6:00 - 7:30pm
To register, call or email Joan Valk,, 603-722-3786

CIRCLE OF PARENTS  -  Facebook Group

A private group where you can interact with other parents, share ideas, and be a part of a supportive community 

This is a friendly, supportive environment, led by parents and other caregivers, to discuss successes and challenges of raising children.

Just click JOIN 
Contact: Missie Oglebay,, or 603-518-4292


All parents are welcome to this free-flowing support group for parents to support other parents.

Fridays at 9am, via ZOOM.
Contact Rachel Blattstein, or 603-722-9415 to get the private link.

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