A Simple Guide to Successful Kids

The second annual Parenting Conference is focused on inspiring and equipping families to flourish holistically and foster healthy individuals who are encouraged and supported to reach their maximum potential.

Dr. Bob SornsonThis years conference will feature best-selling author, president of Early Learning Foundation, and contributor for Love and Logic, Dr. Bob Sornson.

Dr.Sornson will be covering multiple topics from developing family routines to discussing how to set basic limits with your children.

To read Dr. Sornson’s full biography visit

The Parenting Conference is presented by Advocacy Network for Children and First Union Congregational Church. This years conference will be held at John Wood Community College in Quincy, IL.

The Parenting Conference is proud to announce it will have certified continuing education credits available for teachers, social workers, and mental health professionals. – Visit the CEU page for more information.

This years kid’s program will include a combination of fun and education with area university students in childhood education leading creative ways to teach kids about healthy family dynamics.

Underwriters for The Parenting Conference include Blessing Hospital, Knapheide Manufacturing Company, Gardner Denver, Titan Wheel, Advocacy Network fro Children, Chaddock, Hy-Vee on Broadway, First Union Congregational Church, Rokusek Design, Adams County Children’s Mental Health Partnership, and All Our Kids (AOK).

The cost to participate in The Parenting Conference is $20 per person and $25 per couple. Vouchers for free admission will be available for families that demonstrate need by application.