Parent Resources

Parents have always sought the advice and help of relatives, friends and professionals in raising their children. Campus families may need to develop new support networks in our campus community and may have questions about child management. Or, maybe you are looking for current research and practices in the early education field. Our office provides a wide variety of programs to meet many needs.

Parent Education Events/Programs 

The Office of Child Care and Family Resources plans parent education and parent resource sessions/events. These events change each semester so be sure to check back for a variety of topics!

Parent Support Listserv

Receive weekly e-mails with announcements on free parent education sessions, parenting strategies, community events and more.

Lactation Rooms on Campus

View the location of rooms on the UW-Madison campus that are lactation friendly.

Campus Women's Center

A student organization that has a Family Resources Coordinator who works with student parents around child care needs.

Individual Consultation

Parents may seek individual consultation with our office staff regarding developmental or behavioral concerns, family issues and needs, or resource and referral. Our office has access to occupational therapy assessments and counseling for student parents. Please call Jen at 265-9123 for an appointment or more information.

Moving to Madison?

Resources for new families to get aquainted with Madison...everything from finding housing, family friendly businesses, child care, etc.

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