Local Parent Education Organizations
Deerfield Parent Network (DPN) offers parents an array of free, expert-led educational programs, and an open forum to share ideas with other parents. Our goal is to provide parents with the tools they need to teach their children to make safe and healthy choices as they grow from youngsters into young adults.
Family Action Network (FAN) connects parents, educators and professionals through collaborative programming that educates, inspires and positively impacts the broader community.
Glenbard Parent Series (GPS) helps to assist and facilitate real-world parenting skills, enhance our teen’s social and emotional development, and promote respect-based relationships that will keep our adolescents safe.
LINK Barrington – Learn, Inspire, Network, Know (LINK) coordinates, communicates and plans educational programming for parents and others connected with the youth of the Barrington 220 community.
Linking Efforts Against Drugs (LEAD) is a not-for-profit dedicated to parents and other adults and their role in the promotion of healthy family relationships and the prevention of alcohol, drug use, and other risky behavior by youth.
Stand Strong is a community-based coalition dedicated to preventing underage drinking and drug use for the youth in our community.