About Us
 SCPEN.NET   South Carolina Parenting Education Network

SCPEN.NET

  Vision: 

That all parents, child caregivers and family providers in South Carolina have access to proven, parenting education programs. 

Mission: 

To provide a central resource for 
parenting educators as well as agencies and individuals seeking parenting 
education training.
Education as Prevention
Education as Healing
Education as Building Healthy Family Relationships 
Education as Raising Community Awareness and Creating Support for the Value of Effective Parenting

                                  Goals: 

       Create a directory of certified  
       parenting educators and service providers to 
include areas of expertise 
and/or training.

Connect individuals or agencies 
with appropriate facilitators to
meet the needs of their
client base. 

Establish a support system to 
help insure quality, consistency, and 
integrity of parenting education workshops, seminars and trainings.

Sponsoring or co-sponsoring an 
annual conference supporting those 
who support parents and families,
including the parents themselves.

The SCPEN Mission and goals are in line with the other state PEN’s across the country who are all 
connected to the National Parenting Education 
Network, NPEN.

The responsibilities of being associated with NPEN are: To gather parenting programmers, facilitators, providers and educators as needed and decided upon by the members; To carry out tasks that the membership decides upon; Agree to have our name on the NPEN web site as a PEN. (see state networks and connections at NPEN.org); Subscribe to the NPEN Listserv accessing valuable exchanges of information, events, and materials from all over the world; Help recruit NPEN members through our web site;  Stay in touch with NPEN about what is happening in South Carolina, contributing to the listserve with a variety of topics, for instance, any legislative work done for parents and families would be very useful to share with others.


TO APPLY FOR MEMBERSHIP PLEASE CONTACT
Julia Castillo at castillogirls@gmail.com
Teresa@petersonparadise.net
Jim R. Rogers at ParentsCare@sc.rr.com
or call 843-238-9291 for information 
Or proceed to Membership tab and complete the
application.



  HELPING TO ADVANCE THE FIELD OF PARENTING EDUCATION IN SOUTH CAROLINA