Parental Involvement was ranked 2nd on the 2015 Needs Assessment.  The counties have identified the following needs to help solve this problem:  

  • Family Counseling/Family Mental Health Resources
  • Fatherhood Programs
  • Support and Resources for Single Parent Families
  • Funding for Parenting Programs
  • Increase Foster Care and Adoption Resources

For more information on parental involvement and what can be done to encourage it, follow the links below:

Find Mental Health Services in Your Area

Mental Health Resources from the Alabama Academy of Pediatrics

Application for Parental Involvement Funding

Alabama Fatherhood Initiative

Listing of Resources for Single Parents

Alabama's Parent Connection Program

Family Guidance Centers of Alabama

Parenting Education Programs in Alabama

Online Parenting Programs

State Adoption Information

Children's Aid Society - Adoption Services