Experienced Parent Program

Project Website

The Experienced Parent Program provides emotional support and information to families of children birth to 3 years of age with developmental disabilities, delays, and ongoing health care needs.

 


Refer a Parent to the Program


 

What Pathfinder Services of ND’s Experienced Parents can do for you

Parents are a child’s first teacher. They are experts on their child. Pathfinder Services of ND's Experienced Parents support families in this important and lifelong role.

A Program for Parents

Parents have many questions and concerns in coping with their child’s needs and their own feelings. Personal support from another parent, who has a child with similar needs, can be helpful in coping with these challenging experiences and feelings. “Experienced Parents” are available to provide support and information.

Emotional and Personal Support for Parents of Children Receiving Early Intervention Services

• Confidential guidance.
• Support meetings
• Social and recreational inclusion-focused family events
• Resource Library
• Information and referrals to community resources.
• Newsletter
• Educational workshops for parent groups
• Current information on disabilities, medical conditions, and community resources
• Public awareness and outreach to the community regarding children with developmental disabilities and delays

Pathfinder Projects

Parent Training and Information Center (PTI)

Parent Training and Information Center (PTI)

Pathfinder Services of ND is the Parent Training and Information Center (PTI) for the state of North Dakota.


Experienced Parent Program

Experienced Parent Program

The Experienced Parent Program provides emotional support and information to families of children birth to 3 years of age with developmental disabilities, delays, and ongoing health care needs.