To encourage, educate and support parents of school-aged children by providing opportunities to build positive parenting skills and healthy community connections.
About DUFFERIN PARENT SUPPORT NETWORK (DPSN)
The Dufferin Parent Support Network (DPSN) is a collaborative network of parents and community agencies who came together in 1999 to provide a network of support for parents of school-aged children.
Together we provide Dufferin parents with:
. general parenting information
. referral to community resources that support families
. parent education workshops and presentations
. co-creators of Dufferin Family Directory Website
. training and support of Parent Leaders in schools, businesses and community groups
. skill building for facilitators and community leaders
. community events including the Dufferin Children & Youth Festival
By supporting parents, DPSN helps kids in Dufferin grow up to be productive adults and well rounded community members.