4C Community Coordinated Child Care
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155 N. Third Street, Suite 300 • DeKalb, Illinois 60115 • 815-758-8149 or (800) 848-8727

Parent Education
4-C offers a variety of parent education classes to parents living in DeKalb County to enhance parenting skills. All classes are offered in a relaxed and supportive environment and are free of charge.

Group Classes

  • Group Classes are scheduled periodically throughout each year and are designed to be a skills-building class with each class building on the information learned from the one before it.
  • Participants are provided relevant, practical information and can share and learn from other participants.
  • Topics include: Building Self-Esteem, Guidance, Child Growth and Development, Family Relationships, Communication and Stress & Anger Management.
  • Complimentary child care is provided on-site during classes.
  • Commitment to the entire series is requested.

Parent Workshops

  • Parent workshops are one-session training events designed for parents to gain information and to obtain and share resources on a particular topic.
  • Parenting Workshops are offered at convenient locations (schools, libraries, etc.) and are free of charge.
  • Complimentary child care is provided on-site during the workshops.
  • Approximately 60-90 minutes in length.
  • Registration is always required in order to ensure a safe ratio of child care staff to children.

For more information or to request a specific topic or workshop, please contact the Family Enrichment Program at 815-758-8149 or 800-848-8727 ext. 237 or Click Here to send email.

Individual Sessions

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Parenting Events

Little Steps:
Parent & Play Group

4th Monday Monthly
10:30 a.m. - 12:00 noon

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Book Babies
Parent and Toddler Group
Every Wednesday
9:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.


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