Parenting Classes

Parent Education Classes

The Vanessa Behan Crisis Nursery offers a series of 8-week parenting classes at various times during the year.

Call 509.535.3155 to sign up!

Current Classes

April 25th to May 30th
Tuesdays, 9:00am – 10:30am

Please call 509.535.3155 to enroll. 

The classes are free and open to the public.

A limited amount of free child care is offered on a first-come, first-served basis.

Registration is required and classes fill quickly so parents are encouraged to call early to enroll.

In these sessions, you will learn about:

  • What to expect from your child
  • Child development
  • Positive discipline
  • Anger and stress management
  • And much more

Other Parenting Classes offered in Spokane

Please contact each agency individually for more information about their classes.

Catholic Charities Childbirth and Parenting Assistance (CAPA) Program

Where: 12 E 5th Ave.

Contact: (509) 455-4986

Classes: Parenting classes for infants and toddlers as well as the Fatherhood Project

Children’s Home Society

Where: 2323 N. Discovery Place

Contact: (509) 747-4174 or

Classes: Nurturing Program for families with elementary school-age children (5-12), Strengthening Families for families with children ages 10-14

Martin Luther King Jr. Family Outreach Center

Where: 845 S. Sherman

Contact: (509) 455-8722

Classes: Circle of Security Parenting