Parent Empowerment Program

JJC’s Parent Empowerment Program is designed to empower parents of all ages to build their confidence and competency skills as parents. The mission of the program is to help parents recognize and respond lovingly and appropriately to their children’s developmental needs at various ages and stages of child development. Our classes are designed to strengthen the relationship between parents and their children and reduce the risk of child abuse and neglect.

As a member of the DHS/PHMC Parenting Collaborative since 1997, JJC provides 12-week classes that are highly interactive, informative and supportiveOur classes are open to the community and through referrals from Family Court, DHS, Public Health Management Corporation, and Community Umbrella Agencies.

For parents of children under 18 – Free dinner & free childcare! Raffles and prizes! Enhance your parenting by learning:

  • Effective discipline methods
  • Guide for safe choices
  • Avoiding power struggles
  • Gain trust of your children
  • Self-care
  • and lots more!

Classes are free and open to the public to parents who have children under the age of 18!

Currently, all classes are virtual and are offered at convenient times! 


If you or someone you know would like to enroll in  JJC’s Parent Empowerment Program please contact:

Migdalia Hernandez, Director of Parenting Enrichment Program

 (215) 849-2112 ext. 5105 or 267-300-7565