Marin County

600 Fifth Avenue, San Rafael, CA 94901 • 415-491-7959

Parents Place of Marin County offers services for all parents–from workshops on all aspects of parenting to individualized services that support each child’s optimal development. We believe that thriving parents build thriving families.

Upcoming Workshops + Events
Learn to recognize an infant or child in distress, rescue measures for choking, CPR techniques, and infant sleep safety.  Includes hands-on practice with mannequins.  One-year certification provided. Pre-crawling babies welcome. With Shanda Manion, CPR instructor certified by the American Heart Association in basic life support.   [For Expectant & New Parents][For Parents of Infants & Toddlers: Birth through Preschool][For Parents of Elementary School Aged Kids] 
Like any pursuit—soccer, dance, or writing poetry—developing social-emotional intelligence and learning authentic self-expression takes practice. Through fun and interactive games and discussions, parents and daughters will learn and practice how to explore and share feelings, communicate authentically, and make healthy relationship choices. Week One—Standing Up For Yourself; Week Two—Sharing Feelings; Week Three—Double Sorry; and Week Four—Choices for Friend Trouble. Dates: Thursdays, Oct. 19, 26 & Nov. 2, 9, 6:00 - 7:30 pm. $220 per adult/girl pair for the four-week series. This is not a free workshop! In order to complete you need to register on the GLI website.  You will be redirected there after submitting your information via this page or by clicking here. Priority Registration through August 31st! Use password: "parentsplace23". [Parent/Child Activity Groups][For Parents of Elementary School Aged Kids]
During this workshop, author and parent coach Tom Limbert will reveal how a father can walk the fine lines of discipline, respect, and support. Tom will use his book, Dad's Playbook: Wisdom for Fathers from the Greatest Coaches of All Time, as a framework for tackling the issues facing today's fathers. We will discuss the values of listening, leading by example, staying in the moment, setting clear limits, and motivating your children. [For Parents of Infants & Toddlers: Birth through Preschool][For Parents of Elementary School Aged Kids][For Parents of Pre-Teens & Teenagers]
Featured Services

Get expert parenting support to help your family flourish at Parents Place.

Our team supports the academic, social, and emotional aspects of learning.

Parents Place offers support for all families, including services for children with special needs.

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With over 30 years of experience, our integrated approach sets Parents Place apart. We believe that parenting is the most important job you can do, so we help you do it better.