The MOM & DAD Project

Welcome to The MOM & DAD Project!

The Mom & Dad Project is Big Bear Valley’s ONLY Parenting Education & Resource Center. We are a not for profit, 501(c) (3), and operate under grant funding, local donors, and in kind support from Bear Valley community Healthcare District.

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.

Thanks to our generous funders all classes are FREE!

Parenting Styles Classes

Educando con Amor

Effective Discipline Classes

Childbirth Classes

The DAD Project

Boot Camp for New Dads®

Ages & Stages Classes

New MOM Café

Dental Health Services


Comprehensive Perinatal Services Program

Play & Learn

Reach Out & Read

Resource Center

People that care in Big Bear Lake, CA
A Parenting and Resource Center in Big Bear Lake

Our Rad Staff

Megan Meadors

Megan Meadors, BSW, MAM

Program Director
Nikki McGivney

Nichole McGivney, ICCE, CLE

Maternal Health Coordinator
Jeffry A. Tunnell

Jeffry A. Tunnell

Father Engagement Coordinator
Andrew Caffey

Andrew Caffey

Father Engagement Coordinator
Cory McClintock

Cory McClintock

Data Analyst
Destiny Craig

Destiny Craig

Oral Health Navigator
Tania Vara

Tania Vara

Latino Outreach Coordinator
Johanna Sanders

Johanna Sanders

Oral Health Patient Navigator
Angelica Rodriguez

Angelica Rodriguez

Structured Childcare

Culture Statement

We are engaged, adventurous, passionate, inclusive.

Core Values

Fun, Integrity, Teamwork, service to others. And Bilingual.


Provide connection, education and resources for everyone involved in raising a child. Se habla Español.


Families are safe, healthy, and thriving through community.

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


T Smith III

(909) 878-2326

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41820 Garstin Drive • Big Bear Lake, CA 92315

Located in the Brenda Boss building next door to the hospital