For Families

For Families

Oregon Parenting Education Collaborative

Find parenting resources

Find Local Resources

OPEC Hubs are the “go-to” place for parenting classes, events, and resources in your community. Every OPEC Hubs connects families with in-person and/or remote parenting classes, workshops, resources, and family events in all 36 Oregon counties and Siskiyou County, California. 

Find Your OPEC Hub


Effective parenting education programs have been linked with reduced family stress; better physical, cognitive and emotional development in children; increased parental knowledge of child development and parenting skills; kindergarten and school readiness; and decreased rates of child abuse and neglect.

OPEC Resources

OPEC publishes monthly articles and newsletters for families in English and Spanish. These cover the latest parenting resources, translates important research into practical tips, and shares culturally-specific information.

Parenting Together

Padres Juntos



Annual Book Lists

Each year, OPEC compiles a list of the English and Spanish children's books highlighted and recommended in our publications. 

   2018 Book List

   2019 Book List

   2020 Book List

   2021 Book List

   2022 Book List