Here’s What’s Happening!



In light of the precautions recommended by the CDC, our in-person parenting classes are on hold and will not be meeting until further notice.  If you have registered for a class, you should receive a personal message about your specific class.  We will post updates here and will contact people who have registered when classes resume.

Protective Factors Series  2019-2020

Parent all ages effectively, even under stress!

Join Aoife Rose Magee, Director of the Parenting Success Network and a Master Trainer through the Oregon Registry, in this series of workshops designed to explore the six key protective factors – skills, strengths, and coping strategies – that help parents and children deal with stressful events.  Workshops are free for parents and $20 for parenting educators.  Set 2 Professional Development Credits are available to Practitioners.  Learn more here.


2019-2020 School-Required Vaccination Lists

The Benton County Health Department just released a list of vaccines that your child must be immunized with in order to attend school, preschool or child care, according to Oregon law.

Each list contains detailed information about what age group is required to have which vaccines, and the number of doses required by the child’s age and how long ago they were vaccinated.  There are also vaccines listed that are recommended, but not required.

Below are copies of the vaccination lists in multiple languages:

To download the English list, please click here.

To download the Vietnamese list, please click here.

To download the Spanish list, please click here.

To download the Russian list, please click here.

To download the Chinese list, please click here.

To download the Arabic list, please click here.


Oregon Parenting Together Newsletter

The March issue of the Oregon Parenting Together Newsletter has arrived.  This issue focuses on “Baby sign language” a specialized sign language used to communicate with preverbal infants and toddlers. Baby sign language can help eliminate frustration, promote skills, help with the understanding of emotions as well as helping create feelings of satisfaction and accomplishment. Try it out!

To download the English newsletter, please click here.

To download the Spanish newsletter, please click here.


May Speaking Event with Dr. Chandra Gosh Ippen is CANCELLED

We regret to announce that the 2020 Oregon Parenting Educators Conference and Training Institute, hosted at Oregon State University planned for May 18-19, 2020 has been cancelled due to health concerns related to the spread of COVID-19.
We are pleased to announce that the 2021 Oregon Parenting Educators Conference and Training Institute will be hosted at Oregon State University, on May 3-4, 2021. We hope you mark you calendars and plan to attend.