Mission and Beliefs
Mission Statement

The mission of the Pickens Parenting and Family Literacy Program is to provide opportunities for families to experience life-long learning through integrated educational services in a safe and nurturing environment.
The Parenting & Family Literacy Program staff...
  • Recognizes that parents are thir children's first and most important teachers
  • Believes that all families have strengths
  • Encourages reading aloud to your children
  • Believes that all adults and children canlearn
  • Believes that parenting is one of the challenging jobs you will ever experience as well as one of the most rewarding
  • Encourages families to attend regularly
  • Fosters self-confidence, civic responsibility, and a respect for diversity

Vision Statement

Teaching + Learning + Sharing = Success