DALLAS ASSOCIATION FOR PARENT EDUCATION INC
DAPE is a 52 year old parenting organization that serves families and teachers of young children -birth thru age 12.
They offer classes, workshops, conferences, speakers and phone support .They have services and resources for pregnant families, teachers of young children, first aid and CPR, baby care classes, parenting classes and teacher workshops.
Warmline is a phone answering service where volunteers answer calls for parents, grandparents or teachers about young children
DAPE works on a shoe string budget serving 4000 people a year.
I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...
I've seen parents' eyes opened to new ways to parent their children without phyical punishment. I've seen teachers of young children encouraged with how ideas of how to make their classrooms developmentally appropriate.
Ways to make it better...
If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...
wish for someone to money to help pay for programs.