The Parenting Cottage

3818 50th Street
Lubbock, Texas 79413
Phone: (806) 795-7552
Executive Director: Carla Olson
www.parentingcottage.org

Mission
To Build a Strong Community by Building Strong Families

Programs funded by the Lubbock Area United Way
Parents as Teachers Home Visitation

Logic Model-programs will focus on:
Providing Research and Evidence Based Educational Initiatives with a focus on families with children prenatal to kindergarten entry:

  • Prenatal Mother and Child Well-being

  • Reduction in the number of low birth weight and preterm babies

  • Parenting Education to Increase Parenting skills in first time parents

  • Parenting Education to Prevent Abuse and Neglect

  • Providing developmental screenings which assist in detecting developmental delays in infants and young children

  • Providing opportunities for both parent and child learning

  • Improving school readiness and early literacy

  • Assisting families in Accessing Community Resources to improve family self sufficiency

Parenting Cottage is an accredited Parents as Teachers Affiliate of Texas Parents as Teachers and Parents as Teachers National.

Eligibility for Parenting Services:
Services are provided to families without regard to economic status.
Services are provided at no cost to the family.
Services are provided to families residing within Lubbock County.

Accessing Services:
Families may access services by calling the agency at 806-795-7552
Family may be referred from any community agency.