Parents as Teachers (PAT)
PAT is an international, award-winning, parenting support and early childhood education program. PAT provides services to families throughout pregnancy until their child enters kindergarten. Services include monthly home visits, several monthly playgroups at various locations and times, parent group meetings, developmental screenings, and resource networking. Parents as Teachers is available to all families residing in Lake County, with offices in Cedar Lake, Crown Point, Gary, Hammond, Highland, Lake Station and Whiting.