Getting Started & Planning
It's not easy to change approaches. Our parishes are not all used to coaching and empowering parents, and it takes real intentionality to make a change. Below you will find some great resources to help you, whether you are just starting to share this vision or further down the path. They include articles, books, kits for facilitating conversations, and more.
Articles & Books
Why Coach Parents? Resource Kit -- FREE!
A Pastoral Guide For Partnering With Parents
Growing Up Catholic Workshop
Meeting & Gathering Kits
The following kits help you facilitate conversations and lead discussions within your parish about coaching parents, whether among staff members, catechists, parents, or mixed groups. They provide you with everything you need to get started.
Helping Your Child Grow Up Catholic
A Facilitated Conversation between Parish Leaders and Parents