Putting Children First
Putting Children First: Co-Parenting after Separation and/or DivorceIllinois Supreme Court Rule 924 requires that divorcing parents take a "parenting class" designed to educate parents how children are affected by the splitting of their parents, including impact of parents' actions and words.
This course on co-parenting after separation and/or divorce is a four-hour class that will cover the following topics:
- Effects of separation and divorce on children
- Developmental parenting arrangements
- Creating a shared parenting plan
You must pre-register and take the survey below before class. NO walk-in registrations will be taken.
NOTE: Courses will be provided virtually via ZOOM until further notice. Staff will contact participants with Zoom access information 1-2 days prior to course start date. You must first complete a survey to register, once the survey is complete, you will be directed to all available registration dates.
Pre-registration and survey are required before class. No walk-in registrations will be taken.
Program Location: Wham 141, SIU Carbondale campus, 625 Wham Drive.
Cancellation and Refund Policy: Cancellations received in writing one week before the class begins is entitled a refund, minus a $10 cancellation fee. No refund will be made after that date. The University reserves the right to cancel any program. In the event of program cancellation, only those pre-registered will be notified.