• 2701 Blair Mill Road, Willow Grove
  • 215-481-DADD

Brings together men committed to becoming loving and skilled fathers. There are no lectures prescribing the “right” way to father. Learning is generated through experimenting, dialogue, and peer mentoring. Facilitator introduces core parenting best practices, validated by the most current research. Men encouraged to tell their stories and think through fathering experiences together Discover what…

  • 42 N. York Road, Willow Grove
  • 215.657.4545

Open to Montgomery County residents 4-session program designed to promote positive and effective family communication, improve family relationships, and improve parenting skills to reduce family conflict Sessions scheduled when family is available. This is a voluntary program Cost:  Program requires a $50 cash deposit at first session which is used if a client no-shows or…

  • 06:30 PM
  • 2510 Maryland Drive, Willow Grove

6:30-9:00 PM October 5, 11, 25 & Nov. 7 Abington Health Center, Willowood Building Learn what to expect and how to care for your baby Led by a Registered Nurse who guides expectant parents in basic newborn care. Receive 104-page book that includes information on safety, becoming new parents, developmental milestones for the first 3 months…

Offered 24/7 by Abington Jefferson Health Initially  35-40 minutes to complete information session that includes 30-minute info video & short quiz Then you can register After completing the online information session, you will be eligible to schedule your initial phone interview. A representative from IMBS will contact you to schedule this interview. Visit  www.abingtonhealth.org/servicesspecialties/bariatrics/online-bariatric-info-session 

  • 06:30 PM
  • Holy Redeemer Hospital
  • 1-800-818-4747

Geared to boys and girls ages 3-7 but any age child can attend 90-minute program to help siblings prepare for their role as big brothers or sisters. Class includes learning about newborns, caring fort the baby talking about feelings, visiting the nursery and a celebration party Fridays, 6:30-8:00 PM: November 17 Saturdays, 10:00 AM:  October…

  • 07:00 PM
  • 2510 Maryland Road, Willow Grove

For expectant parents and grandparents 7:00-8:45 PM Monday, October 23 & Monday, December 11 Held at Abington Jefferson Health Center’s Willowood Building, Willow Grove All new parents have many questions. An Abington Jefferson Health Pediatrician will discuss: Hearing screenings after birth- when are they offered and what do they tell us? Congenital Cardiac Screenings- is my baby…

  • 06:30 PM
  • 2510 Maryland Drive, Willow Grove

October 26, November 9, 27; 9:00 AM Held at Abington Health Center Willowood Building, Willow Grove Taught by an RN, IBCLC (International Board Certified Lactation Consultant) Learn about breastfeeding for the first 2-4 weeks after baby is born Topics covered include- importance of a proper latch, how often should a newborn nurse, how can you determine…

  • 06:30 PM
  • 1073 Old York Road, Abington
  • 215.884.9622

For chldren ages 6-12 October 27, 6:30-9:30 PM November 10, 24; December  8 Held at Abington YMCA Featuring themed activities for children and tweens while parents take a break Snacks & juice served Cost:  Fee Registration by Tuesday of the week program offered Information:  rtucker@philaymca.org, 215.884.9622, https://philaymca.org/program/parents-night-out-6/

  • 07:00 PM
  • 467 N. Easton Road, Glenside

For parents of children in the Abington School District. All are welcome; this is not a church members-only group. Held the first Sunday of each month Sunday, November 5, 7:00 PM  Meet in the office lobby of New Life Presbyterian Church Hosted by Abington mother Bethany Serridge Join the group as they intercede for our families,…

  • 1073 Old York Road, Abington
  • 215.884.9622

For boys and girls ages 5-12 November 7,  7:15 a.m.-6:00 p.m. November 23, 24; December 26-29 Held at the Abington YMCA, 1073 Old York Road, Abington Provides care on the days that your child’s school is closed, Features social and educational activities while having fun, including arts & crafts, games, sports, and swimming plus a field trip….

  • 09:00 AM
  • 1212 Edge Hill Road, Abington
  • 215.887.6603

For boys and girls in grades K-6 For days when school is closed but work for parents is not. November 7  Election Day January 15, MLK Day February 16 & 19 Presidents’ Weekend March 29, 30, April 2 Spring Break May  15 Election Day 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.(after care begins att 8:30 AM and runs until…

  • 06:30 PM
  • 1030 Old York Road, Abington
  • 215.885.5180 x13

For parents and and students Learn about applying for college aid. Thursday, November 9,  6:e0-7:45 PM Held at Abington Free Library Presented by Dr. Kevin Bukatman Parents & students will learn: The difference between need-based and merit-based financial aid Strategies to maximize and enhance your financial aid package Where to find outside scholarship programs and more! Cost: …

  • 07:00 PM
  • 2510 Maryland Drive, Willow Grove

Monday, November 13,, 7:00-9:30 PM Held at Abington Health Center Willowood Building, 1st Floor,Willow Grove Covers important information that a breastfeeding mom should be aware of such as: What type of breast pump would best suit my needs? Does your pump flange fit properly? An improperly fitted flange can affect your milk supply. What is the…