200 Channing Ave., Palo Alto, CA 94301 • 650-688-3040

2001 Winward Way, Suite 200, San Mateo, CA 94404 • 650-931-1840

With two locations in San Mateo and Palo Alto, Parents Place is known as the one-stop-shop for all your parenting needs on the Peninsula. Our sought after parenting experts, extensive program for Birth through the 1st Year, and offerings for schools and community organizations are just some of what makes Parents Place on the Peninsula truly special.

Visit us today for parenting workshops, parent coaching and consultation, child behavior and school support, clinical and special needs services, parent/child activity groups, child and family therapy, and much more.

Upcoming Workshops + Events
While children learn to separate from their parents and play in a preschool-like setting, parents discuss the joys and challenges of raising a 2-year old. Topics include (but are not limited to) how twos think, emotional and social development, play and learning, positive discipline, and guidance strategies. With Heidi Emberling, MA, and Danielle Beres, BA.  Fee: $140  [Parent/Child Activity Groups][For Parents of Infants & Toddlers: Birth through Preschool]
Are We There Yet?  Tips for Traveling with Kids. Family vacations can be fun, exciting, and challenging!  Long flights and car rides, new people, and unfamiliar surroundings can exhaust even the most flexible child.  In this workshop, participants discuss ideal travel times, engaging games and toys, navigating different time zones, and how to prepare for a successful travel experience. With Danielle Beres, BA. Fee: $45   [For Expectant & New Parents] [For Parents of Infants & Toddlers: Birth through Preschool] [For Parents of Elementary School Aged Kids] [For Parents of Pre-Teens & Teenagers]
During this workshop, you will learn how to use positive discipline to teach your children inner control, nurture their strengths, motivate them to cooperate, and build their self-esteem. With Susan Stone Belton, BSE, family coach.  Fee: $45[For Parents of Infants & Toddlers: Birth through Preschool][For Parents of Elementary School Aged Kids]
Featured Services

Get expert parenting support to help your family flourish at Parents Place.

We offer baby groups and private consultations to help new parents with breastfeeding, baby care, sleep issues and post-partum/family adjustment.

Parents Place offers support for all families, including services for children with special needs.

Help Children Learn and Grow

Your support helps us offer programs to families in need so they can get expert help for their children.