PAIIR is Parents Are Important in Rochester

PAIIR is the Rochester Public School’s ECFE program. Early Childhood Family Education (ECFE) is a voluntary public school program for all Minnesota families (regardless of income) with children from birth through kindergarten. PAIIR offers one-time, ongoing, and online parent/child and parent-only classes. PAIIR also offers support groups including the single parent support group, parenting a child with disabilities, and parenting across cultures (for families where English is a second language).



Dad & me

Dad & Me is a group of fathers and children age 0-5 that meet to strengthen relationships with their child through learning and play and meet other dads to discuss the importance of fatherhood.  They meet at the Northrop Community Education Center (room 302/307) on Wednesdays 9:30am-11:15am beginning Jan. 11 - Mar. 29 (no class Feb. 1).


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Family Service Rochester

Family Service Rochester is proud to provide our community with The Incredible Years, a parenting course for parents of 8-13 year olds. Pre-adolescence can be a challenging time, learn how you can best help your child through this stage in every way possible. The Incredible Years is an award winning, research based course, which helps parents: increase skill, learn how to influence their child's behavior, and build positive child-parent relationships.



single fathers support group

Still in development, looking for volunteers to spearhead this support group/community.

2017 spring tree planting

2017 Spring Tree Planting with RNeighbors Rochester. Thank You MNTC Rochester men for helping give back to our communtiy and making it a better place for our children and families.