Raising a child is as beautiful as it is stressful. The Parents as Teachers program guides you through the most difficult and rewarding job you'll ever have.
Become your child
first and best teacher
Our personalized program offers the support parents sometimes need.
Parents as Teachers (PAT) is a free evidence-based home visiting program that focuses on teaching parents and caregivers about child development and school readiness. Our parent educators provide personalized quality services that ultimately strengthen your family and prepare your child for a lifetime of success.
If you’re a parent with a child ages 0 to 5, join our community! Connect with a parent educator, attend
family-friendly events and access our parenting blog, all focused on strengthening families in El Paso.
PAT is proven to....
Enhance knowledge of early childhood development
Improve early detection of developmental delays and health issues
Increase children’s school readiness and success
Prevent child neglect and abuse
What People Are Saying
Our parent educator is kind and non-judgmental. She connected with the kids right away and she always has great ideas to help me with just about anything that pertains to them or my parenting. She has provided me with invaluable resources in the community that have helped me immensely