Family Services

iStock_000005803288XSmallFamilies are important, and growing healthy families can be a challenge in today’s world.  Parenting is becoming tougher in today’s culture.  Children are becoming more vulnerable.

Catholic Charities can help parents with those large and small problems that create stress in families. 

We have an array of programs designed to offer information and provide support.  Our staff is ready to walk with you to identify and implement the changes you would like to make in order to be more confident in this most important role.

  • Through Parent Project and WhyTry, we empower parents and transform youth through 10 weeks of classroom instruction. The program is designed for parents of strong willed  children, provides strategies to defuse arguments, improve school attendance and performance and address substance abuse. Call Jenn Bakes, Parent Project Coordinator, at (513) 867-7072 to learn more.
  • Through our Parenting Education Classes, we teach at-risk parents in Butler County how to be effective parents.
  • Through The Incredible Years program in Butler County, we teach appropriate social and emotional skills to at-risk youth and proper ways for parents to engage them.
  • Through the Early Childhood Mental Health Consultation & Training program in Butler County, we provide consultation and educational training services to child care and early childhood providers and families.

Learn more about each program by clicking on the program link.

Hear our success stories and outcomes.