137 23rd Street South, Suite 201   |   Sartell, MN 56377   |   (844) ED LEARN or (844) 335-3276   |   (320) 255-3236

Peggy Imholte
Family Education/Wellness Specialist
(320) 255-3236 x 315

Martha Roth
Program Assistant and Trainer
(320) 255-3236 x 314

The following parenting support groups are available in the St. Cloud Area Community on a regular basis.

Family Support Group
Meetings: 2nd & 4th Tuesday of the month at 7:00 pm at Calvary Community Church, St. Cloud
Contact: Mike at 320-259-7101 or 320-492-2024
Sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness - www.namihelps.org

St. Cloud Circle of Parents
Meets every Monday from 6-7 pm at the Great River Regional Library
Contact: Roxy Foster at 650-422-8914 for more information

Mental Health Crisis Line
320-253-5555 or 800-635-8008 - 24 hours a day/7 days a week
Text "LIFE" to 61222

Hope Community Support Groups
Schizophrenia Support Group - Wednesdays at 2 pm
Despression & Bi Polar Support Group - Thursdays at 6 pm
Contact: 320-240-3324, 157 Roosevelt Rd, Suite 300, St. Cloud, MN 56301

M.O.P.S. (Mothers of Preschoolers) & Jubilee M.O.P.S.

Granite City Foster Care Support Group
Meet the fourth Monday of the month from 6:30 to 8:30 at Resource Training & Solution.  The meetings consist of one hour of training and one hour discussion, business, and support time.  
Contact: Deana Hoeschen at 320-266-2656 or email Deana@HeavenlyTotsDaycare.com  

Parent Voices of NAMI of St. Cloud
Meetings: 2nd Tuesday 6:00 pm at Clara's House - 1564 County Rd 134
Contact: (320) 253-3352 or parentvoicesofnami@gmail.com 
Relatives as Parents (Kinship Caregivers) Discussion Group
Meetings: 2nd Thursday of every month from 6:30-8:00 pm at Child Care Choices (2901 Clearwater Rd, St. Cloud) Click Here for more information.
Contact: Crystal at 320-251-5081 ext. 18 (800-288-8549) or cpetersen@childcarechoices.net
Buffalo Relatives as Parents Group (Kinship Caregivers)
Meetings: 2nd Thursday of every month from 6:00-7:30 pm at Discovery Center (301 2nd Ave NE, Buffalo) Click Here for more information.
Contact: Crystal at 320-251-5081 ext. 18 (800-288-8549) or cpetersen@childcarechoices.net 

The Media Center with over 150 parenting videos, books, tapes and more includes materials by such authors as Jim Fay, Charles Fay, Foster Cline, Mary Sheedy Kurcinka, and the SEARCH Institute.
Topics Include: 
  • Discipline
  • Anger management
  • Power struggles 
  • ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyper-Activity Disorder)
  • and more
Other Helpful Websites 
These materials are available for check out. Call (320) 255-3236, (844) ED LEARN or go to the Media Center.

The following are websites with valuable parenting information:

Love and Logic