The Parent Place

mother and son(217) 753-8730 x100

314 South Grand Avenue West, Springfield

The Parent Place is a non-profit social service agency that has been serving the Springfield community for over 40 years. The Parent Place is dedicated to preventing child abuse by strengthening the skills and reducing the stress of parents and caregivers. They serve families with newborns, families in the midst of divorce/separation and families who want to enhance their parenting skills to become more effective parents. All services offered by The Parent Place are either free or on a sliding fee scale.

Contact their main office for upcoming seminars and to get involved with their community events and annual diaper drive.

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  1. liza piazza says:

    Please contact me regarding any support group focusing on single parents, I am a single parent of a 10 yr old daughter who is defiant and hits me, I am afraid I have been inconsistent with my following through on things, I need help and support, please advise

  2. Kim says:

    Hi Liza:
    We would recommend contacting the parent help line:
    and a registered family counselor as well. As the parent helpline for referrals to family counselors.
    someone who specializes in working with children around that age.
    I know they will have guidance for you!

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