Fairfield police to host Parent Project classes

By From page A3 | May 05, 2013

FAIRFIELD — The Fairfield Police Department is hosting a series of Parent Project classes starting July 11.

The Parent Project educates parents on behavioral intervention techniques such as how to effectively communicate with their children; provide structure and active supervision; identify and intervene with drug or alcohol use; improve school attendance; and how to identify gang involvement or other similar behavior.

The classes will be taught by Fairfield Police Department personnel and non-law enforcement professionals.

Classes will take place from 6 to 9 p.m. and begin July 11, Aug. 13 and Sept. 19. A Spanish-speaking class begins Aug. 26. The location is to be determined. Each session lasts 10 weeks.

To register for a Parent Project course or for more information, contact Parent Project coordinator Jeff Conner at 428-7673 or [email protected] For information about the Spanish course, contact Patricia Magallon at 428-7327 or [email protected]

Information is also available on the Parent Project website at www.parentproject.com.

Reach Heather Ah San at 427-6977 or [email protected] Follow her on Twitter at www.twitter.com/HeatherMalia.

Heather Ah San

Heather Ah San

Heather Ah San covers Rio Vista, features and general news for the Daily Republic. She received her bachelors of art degree from the University of Oregon.

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  • Jason KnowlesMay 05, 2013 - 10:38 am

    Good idea, but I think parenting classes should start before a child is born. Prevention is easier than intervention.

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