A Parenting & Education Resource Center.

Big Bear Lake, CA.

Get the tools you need for your child’s success!

Welcome to The MOM & DAD Project!

The Mom & Dad Project is Big Bear Valley’s ONLY Parenting Education & Resource Center. We offer a variety of classes for parents and caregivers raising children from birth to 18 years of age. Take a look at the list of our featured classes below. The Mom & Dad Project is a program of the Bear Valley Community Healthcare District.

Childbirth Classes
Step-Parenting Classes
Nurturing Father Classes
Boot Camp for New Dads®
Car Seat Safety
WIC
Child Enrichment Classes
Ages & Stages Classes
Effective Discipline Classes
How to Get Your Toddler to Listen
CPR & First Aid Certification Classes
Resource Services
Common Ground Classes
A Parenting and Resource Center in Big Bear Lake

Our Awesome

Staff

Megan Meadors

Program Director/BVCHD Marketing Director

Tina Wade

Office Manager, Child Passenger Safety Technician, and Community Educator

Nichole McGivney

Community Educator

Jeff Tunnell

Community Educator

Cory McClintock

Community Educator and Data Analyst

Parenting & Education Classes

Childbirth Classes

Childbirth Classes

This Nurturing Prenatal Childbirth class is designed for the Pregnant Mom and her support partner.

Comprehensive Perinatal Services Program (CPSP)

Comprehensive Perinatal Services Program (CPSP)

CPSP is a Medi-Cal program that provides a wide range of services to pregnant women.

Step Parenting Classes

Step-Parenting Classes

This program addresses the host of new challenges of step-parenting and much more.

Step Parenting Classes

Nurturing Father Classes

Every child deserves a man who actively provides guidance, love and support to enhance the development and growth of children for whom he cares.

Step Parenting Classes

Boot Camp for New Dads®

Real men, real babies, real-world advice! Giving expectant dads in our community a strong foundation to become great dads.

Car Seat Safety

Car Seat Safety

Our Resource Center offers car seat inspections by Big Bear’s only Child Passenger Safety Technician.

WIC

WIC

WIC is a nutrition program that helps pregnant women, mothers with infants and young children under the age of 5 eat well, be active and stay healthy.

Child Enrichment Classes

Child Enrichment Classes

Music and Movement, Toddler Tumbling, Big Messy Art, Toddler Cooking, and Story Time – to name a few…

Ages & Stages

Ages & Stages

These classes include Baby’s First Year, Baby Signs, Potty training, Happiest Baby on the Block.

Effective Discipline Classes

Effective Discipline Classes

This class is designed to teach parents the importance of raising children in a warm, trusting and empathetic environment.

How to Get Your Toddler to Listen

How to Get Your Toddler to Listen

This class teaches techniques and strategies to encourage cooperation from your toddler.

CPR & First Aid Classes & Certifications

CPR & First Aid Classes & Certifications

We offer Heart Saver CPR / AED / First Aid classes through the American Heart Association.

Resource Center

Resource Center

We offer services such as WIC, medical insurance, developmental screenings, counseling and basic needs referrals.

Common Ground

Common Ground

This is an ongoing class taught by educator Julann Warren on her quest for parents and teenagers to find Common Ground.

Our Classes & Events

Calendar

Great place for parents to learn more about how to raise their kids, lot of parenting skills and great Nurturing Parenting classes.

Walid Wahba

Mom and Dad project has been an answer to my prayers! I love going here, the awesome staff, all the classes and activities and my sons love it too! Absolutely the best!!! I have gained a wealth of knowledge and thank you all for making such an awesome resource and positive environment for me and my family. Cannot say enough good things about this place or it's staff and highly recommend it to anyone with kids.

Amie Buggiani

We LOVE the Mom and Dad Project! Anybody that has some free time should come bring your kid and check out there awesome classes! The Staff is Awesome! Thank you for all your hard work!

Jenn Hearn

The Mom project is such a wonderful and special program. Big Bear families are so lucky to have the opportunity to take such helpful classes and get support from the great staff that run it.

Rebecca Chappell

Thank God for this place! I'm learning so much to be the best parent and provider for my baby Ava Emberose!

Darlene Schrank

I love this program! Its such a great resource! I wish they had something like it in the high desert!

Tiara Shimamoto

INCREDIBLE!

T Smith III

(909) 878-2326

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41820 Garstin Drive • Big Bear Lake, CA 92315


Next door to the hospital