To provide parents and adults in a parenting role with the appropriate skills and attitudes which promote the healthy development of their children and enhance the quality of family relationships by:
- Promoting an understanding and knowledge of developmental patterns and characteristics of children.
- Developing an awareness and appreciation of parental roles, including the critical role parents play in supporting and encouraging their children’s success in school.
- Teaching skills, attitudes, and understandings related to the nurturance and support of children.
- Enabling capability of establishing and maintaining positive relationships between parents and children.