The Parenting Center
The Parenting Center

Helping parents grow!

The Parenting Center

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Raising children is a challenge. It doesn’t matter who you are or how much you prepared, there will always be road bumps when it comes to raising kids. The Parenting Center serves as a helpful educational resource for parents. Classes and programs here help parents improve their confidence and competence in raising children.

The Parenting Center is a place where you can:Baby sitting on the floor holding a bottle

  • Attend educational parenting classes to help you with the everyday challenges of raising kids. Click here to review our 2018 Fall schedule.
  • Spend time with your kids and other parents
  • Give your kids a chance to socialize with others
  • Receive referrals to community resources

Our parenting classes are available on an affordable class-fee basis. You can receive discounts on our classes by becoming a member of The Parenting Center.


938 Calhoun St.
New Orleans, La. 70118
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Monday - Friday
9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
9 a.m. - noon

Goldring-Woldenberg Jewish Community Campus
3747 W. Esplanade Ave.
Metairie, La. 70002
9 am - noon

For more information call 504.896.9591 or email

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The Junior League of New Orleans

Thank you to The Junior League of New Orleans for a successful summer of Safe Sitter classes. Please call 504.896.9591 or email to receive information about 2019 classes.

Kohl's Babies and Beyond

Kohl’s Babies and Beyond is offering two classes: Happiest Baby on the Block© for expecting parents and The Incredible Years©for parents and babies. Click here for more information.

The Baby Room

Come check out this new space just for crawling babies! Open for drop in play (except during music classes Mondays and Thursdays before 11 am)