Parenting Curricula for Specific Groups of Parents

Programs may choose to deliver curricula to relevant parents either individually or as a group. Explore curricula developed specifically for mothers, fathers, teen parents, grandparents, foster parents, and parents facing specific types of adversity.


The databases have been compiled to assist programs in reviewing and assessing parenting curricula relevant to the Head Start Program Performance Standards (HSPPS). The parenting curricula listed in these review databases have been pre-screened for relevance but are not endorsed by the Office of Head Start. The information contained in the databases is not an exhaustive list. View the full disclaimer.

Learn more about the review process used to examine each curriculum in the databases.

To find parenting curricula, sort the table by curriculum name and use the drop-down boxes to filter as needed. Scroll to the right to access links to the curriculum developer's website. To print or download the lists, right-click on the three dots to the right of "View Only" at the top of the database. Select "Export" and "Export to Microsoft Excel" to download an editable version of the database.

Database Key: Cost

$ = $499 or less
$$ = $500–$999
$$$ = $1,000–$1,499
$$$$ = $1,500–$1,999
$$$$$ = $2,000 or more

An * next to a parenting curriculum title indicates it is embedded within a home-based curriculum.