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Parenting and Grandparenting 

Responsive Parenting Classes, SD Dept of Social Services
Responsive Parenting classes are free six-week classes for parents with children ages birth to 3 years old and offered throughout the state. Some locations provide child care at no cost.

South Dakota Parent Connection

Rapid City

Sioux Falls
Contact SD Parent Connection or visit the website for information/referrals related to parenting, grandparenting and parenting classes.

SD Parent Information and Resource Center Parenting Classes
Links to statewide Common Sense Parenting classes, appropriate for parents/caregivers caring for children aged 3 and above.  Be sure to check the link for Common Sense Parenting Classes at the bottom or the page  

AARP Grandparent Information
Information, guides and resources.

Grandparents of Kids with Special Needs
Meet other grandparents through Yahoogroup or Facebook groups, share ideas for supporting your kids and grandkids, and even post pictures of you and your grandkids.

Grandparents Raising Grandchildren -
Information on financial assistance, childcare, health and safety, state resources and more. 

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