DHS Parenting Collaborative/Parent Empowerment Workshops (since 2006) – TOCFWH provides parent empowerment workshops to Philadelphia parents and co-caregivers of youth from birth up to 21 years of age.
The goal is to enhance parenting skills and to build positive, resilient youth who love to learn. In addition to the workshops, parents receive source information and referrals.
TOCFWH facilitated the establishment of both the West Philadelphia Community Health Change Coalition (WPCHCC) since 2010, which was developed from the Haddington Community Health Project Collaborative HCHP, since 1995-2010) and Nicetown-Tioga Improvement Team (NTIT) since 1998)). The WPCHCC and NTIT are local State Health Improvement Partnerships (SHIP) of more than 60 collaborative members. The collaboratives function via subcommittees.