Classes & Activities Guidelines
The Parenting Center

Helping parents grow!

Classes & Activities Guidelines

  1. Registration is required for all parenting classes.Smiling woman holding baby
  2. You may register in person, by phone (504.896.9591), e-mail: Registration remains open until classes are filled.
  3. Since enrollment is limited, registration is on a first-come, first-served basis. In specific classes, participation may be limited by membership, numbers of participants or other extenuating circumstances.
  4. Class fees are due upon registration. Money cannot be refunded after the first class.Woman speaking in front of class
  5. If we cancel a group or workshop due to inadequate registration, you will be refunded in full or offered credit.
  6. The Parenting Center closes on major holidays and other days posted in advance.
  7. The Parenting Center is set up for the purpose of supporting and connecting parents. Drop-In times and center activities are for parents and grandparents only.
  8. The Parenting Center does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, national or ethnic origin, or disability.
  9. Active members may use Drop-In or take classes at both the Children's Hospital or Metairie locations.

Download the Spring 2019 class schedule here or find class information on the events calendar here.

Reaching Out

The Parenting Center at Children’s Hospital staff will hit the road with a program tailored to fit your needs! Our on-site classes may be presented at a local business or agency, school, place of worship or other group or professional organization. We offer a wide variety of one-time classes or a series of programs for working parents or specific teacher training on various popular topics. Fees vary with type and time of program. Call us for more information.