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Program Services

PROGRAM SERVICES
 
                                         
idc      The Teen Parent Program serves
     pregnant and parenting students in the
     Whittier Union High School District
     attendance area. 
      * Adult School *California High *Frontier *La Serna
      *Santa Fe *Sierra Vista *Pioneer *Whittier High
    
 
   
Services to pregnant students include:
 
  • Referrals for medical services
  • Referrals to the WIC program
  • Referral to the County of Los Angeles Department of Health Services Public Health Perinatal Home Visitation
  • Education Program
  • Referrals regarding legal rights of teen parents
  • Parenting information 
  • Childbirth and new baby care information
  • Referral to local colleges 
 
Services to parenting teens include:
 
  • Referrals for medical services
  • Referrals to the WIC program
  • Referrals for clothing assistance
  • Referrals regarding legal rights of teen parents
  • Parenting information and classes
  • FREE Childcare in our Infant Development Center
  • Parenting resources
  • Referrals to local community agencies for developmental concerns regarding their children
 
Services to Infants/Toddlers/Preschoolers include:
 
  • FREE childcare in the Infant Development Center (IDC) located on the Sierra Education Center
     *Staff ratio is 1 staff member per 3 infants and 1 staff member per 4 preschool children
     *All staff are qualified in Early Childhood Education
  • Developmental assessments are completed every six months and a conference held with parents to discuss progress
  • Referrals for medical services
  • Referrals for developmental services as needed
  • Literacy activities, social/peer interaction, fine and gross motor skill development, artistic expression, science and nature activities.