Skip to content

Parents Progressing with Life (PPWL) is a free training program provided by PLC Philadelphia to empower parents. We take a creative look at positive parenting techniques, and teach parents ways to apply these lessons to their daily lives.

PLC schedules and provides day and evening classes, refreshment meals, transportation (tokens based on need) childcare, graduation gift cards, resource information and other case management referrals when requested. Participants are requested to complete 12 parenting skills training sessions.

  • Growth & Development
  • Understanding Discipline
  • Nurturing Parenting
  • Alternative to Spanking
  • Praising Children & Behaviors
  • Communication with Respect
  • Punishing Inappropriate Behavior
  • Managing & Expressing Feelings

Graduating parents receive a certificate of completion, a graduation gift card and dinner at Dave & Busters.

Teen Parents, Grandparents & Kinship Relatives are Welcome to Attend!